Royal and Langnickel Palette Knife is a makeup artist's staple tool because it is essential to work with all kinds of makeup and art mediums. The quality of Royal & Langnickel's painting and palette knives is unparalleled the world over for their consistent quality and high performance on the job and this trowel knife is no exception. With it's forged nickel-plated steel blade with an offset tapered design it provides the perfect amount of consistent flexibility for precise mixing, blending and scraping needs. The hand polished hardwood handle makes it easy to put strength into the mixing and blending for optimal results. Liquids, powders, semi-solids and creams can softened up or mixed together to blended thoroughly and efficiently against a surface such as stainless steel mixing palettes. You can also use it with a glass mixing plate, or a vinyl mixing and sculpting mat, with ease and speed. This tool is great to use for troweling purposes or simply scraping mixtures off any mixing palette. The offset thin blade design allows for both pressure and a range of flexibility in the blade during the mixing and blending process. It's also the perfect companion tool for the Royal & Langnickel Artist Palette Paper Blade length: 3"