About Us

At R. Russell Brush Manufacturer we pride ourselves on utilising traditional brush making methods passed down from seven generations of the Russell family. Having been a prominent contributor within the brush industry for over a century, we have cultivated an unrivalled reputation for quality and attention to detail. ​

Our expertise is in the craft and artisan end of the trade, making almost all our brushes by hand with methods no longer found elsewhere. We use the finest materials available worldwide and cater to any specific requirement, design or brief outlined by the customer. A good representation of our flexibility can been seen in our product gallery, where a small number of our unique designs can be seen. 


Be assured over 170 years continuing service in the trade is at your disposal.


Alan Russell 

What we do

We focus the majority of our time on crafting quality handmade brushes to be used in a wide variety of industries.

By utilizing the traditional methods passed down through the Russell family for over a century, we are able to maintain the attention to detail needed to produce a high end product to satisfy both manufacturer and customer. 

We consider no enquiry too obscure or ambitious and our personal attention is assured at all times. All enquiries will be handled personally with prompt attention to ensure a positive outcome.

Meet the team

We have and small yet close workforce, most of whom have been with us for some years now. Collectively we have hundreds of years of experience making brushes. These are the people who really make the business what it is and create an atmosphere that makes you want to get out of bed everyday.

The friendly atmosphere that is generated by our team reflects the accommodating and approachable manner in which we like to do business.