Gold Leaf Gilding Classes in NYC & Seattle

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A photo montage of many of the wonderful students that travel far and wide to study traditional gilding methods. We make gesso, clay bole, lay genuine 23kt gold leaf, gild frames, decorative elements, glass for artful mirrors. There is also a new class for fine artists who wish to learn to apply gold leaf within their works of art on canvas, paper, and panels. http://www.gildingstudio.com/gilding_classes.html

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Burnishing gold or silver leaf with an agate stone during water gilding makes the leaf shine while compressing it into the surface, making it more durable. Gold Leaf, Seattle, How To Apply, Nyc, Traditional, Glass, Water, Youtube, Gripe Water

Traditional Water Gilding: Burnishing

Burnishing gold or silver leaf with an agate stone during water gilding makes the leaf shine while compressing it into the surface, making it more durable.

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Traditional Water Gilding: Applying Gesso

Applying traditional gesso for water gilding is a careful process, especially to avoid pinholes, but it can be done! I often apply 14 coats for a good burnis...

A slow process! But this is how gesso is made from rabbit skin glue, calcium carbonate, and distilled water. Calcium Carbonate, Distilled Water, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Seattle, Nyc, Traditional, Youtube, How To Make

Traditional Water Gilding: Making Gesso

A slow process! But this is how gesso is made from rabbit skin glue, calcium carbonate, and distilled water.

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Gold Leaf Gilding

Gold leaf gilding for picture frames,gold leaf gilded furniture and restoration of gold leaf gilded antiques. Wood,glass,metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Seattle, Join, Nyc, Student, Traditional, Frame, Water

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio Kitchen Aid Mixer, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Clay, Traditional, Seattle, Nyc, Base, York

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio New Class, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Canvas Art, Leaves, Traditional, Metal, Frame, Glass

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Student holding gold leaf with the hairs of the 'Tip'. The water being applied to the object's surface will draw the leaf off the tip which will then wrap around the surface, one piece at a time. New Class, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Seattle, Surface, How To Apply, Nyc, Student, Draw

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Students from all across the US with a special visit from Eddie from Ireland (background), a gilder in his own write exploring a new technique. Always a joy to see new friendships made. New Friendship, New Class, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Exploring, Seattle, Ireland, Canvas Art, Students

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Oil Gilding the Nutcracker soldier.Gilding for the Holidays! Nutcracker Soldier, New Class, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Seattle, Nyc, Holidays, Vacations, Holidays Events

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Sprinkling genuine edible gold leaf powder to chocolates and Perrier during the Gilding for the Holidays class in Seattle. Edible Gold Leaf, Photomontage, Chocolates, Seattle, Powder, Clay, Nyc, Holidays, Vacations

Sprinkling genuine edible gold leaf powder to chocolates and Perrier during the Gilding for the Holidays class in Seattle.

Oil gilding a Christmas ornament during the annual Gilding for the Holidays class in Seattle! New Class, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Seattle, Rings For Men, Nyc, Holidays, Christmas Ornaments, Learning

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

Many students discover traditional water gilding for the first time during classes which take everyone through each of the steps involved in this ancient technique of gold leaf gilding. New Class, Photomontage, Gold Leaf, Seattle, Students, Nyc, Leaves, Traditional, Learning

Gold Leaf Gilding Classes by Charles Douglas Gilding Studio

how to learn gold leaf gilding; custom gold leaf gilder for furniture and restoration.Wood,glass, metal,stone,verre eglomise.

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