Artists have long harbored a special love and fascination with the tools of their craft. Photographers treasure their cameras like members of the family, and painters never feel more in their element then when surrounded by heaps of brushes, canvas and paint. Here are photos of paintbrushes shared by users who have decided to make art from their tools.

How do you feel about your tools? Comment below to share your thoughts.

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