Keeping your brushes clean and shaped is so important to good
paintings. To get the best performance from your brushes they should be
clean an in good condition.
Here is a helpful hint you might like to try.
Purchase some of these sponges that are encased in a nylon mess. You
can find them at almost any grocery store.
wet the sponge and squeeze out most
the water. Apply soap to one end of the
Run the dirty brush across the end where you added
soap until the paint is removed from the brush.
Rinse the brush and lay aside to dry.
Use the wet/soaped sponge to clean any paint you
have on your hands. You can use the sponges over and over. The nylon
mess helps to remove the paint but does not harm your brushes.