As an art student, buying my own brushes is expensive so I decided to make my own out of objects I had around my house.
Step 1: Preparing the handle
Step 2: Preping the handle part 2
Once you have the hole drilled, use an exacto-knife to create a cross pattern in the area you just drilled. The picture will explain it better then my words. (Sorry).
Step 3: Preparing the Bristles
Step 4: Gluing the Bristles
Step 5: Wrapping it up
Step 6: Trim the Bristles
Step 7: Some of the brushes I have made
Below is the chopstick brush with my hair.
Finally my grass and twig brush. Have fun making your own.