course is aimed to give you the knowledge to undertake with confidence
the art of gilding.
During this course you will learn how to prepare the object you
intend to gild and be introduced to different types of gilding with
gold leaf and silver leaf on to many types of materials such as
timber, gesso, glass, clay, iron and castiron for both internal
and external use.
You will learn the ancient art of water-gilding and oil gilding
and the use of the agate stones for burnishing and how to age your
Also you will learn when and how to use aluminium leaf to imitate
silver or gold leaf.
This course will teach you how to make a mould to reconstruct and
replace a missing part of a picture frame.
If you are interested in this course please contact me af email@example.com
or visit our workshop in Castel
San Pietro Terme (BOLOGNA), in
via Ca' Masino 3541/A.
Interpreting service available if required.
service available if required