Why no brushes? Because there's just too many of them. But don't worry - If this goes well and you behave yourself, we'll come out with a Brushes Only Bracket. Why no paint? That's kind of a silly question. Paint and tools are apples and oranges.
But again, if this goes well, we'll consider doing a Paint Bracket. Selection Committee: Don't see your favorite tool? Disgusted that Duster is a 3 seed?