Gold Leaf Gilding Workshop November 16-17 2019
Gold Leaf Gilding Workshop (November 16 & 17)
Learn the art of gold leaf gilding from Jeff Williams as he shares his wealth of knowledge acquired over 38 years of working in the trade. This 12-hour gold leaf workshop will take place over 2 days and will challenge both the beginner, as well as those wanting to take their skill to the next level.
We will cover surface gilding and reverse glass water gilding, as well as techniques to achieve various effects with burnishing, Damar, abalone, mother-of-pearl, etc.
Things to Note:
– All materials will be provided by The King of Paint, including a book of loose leaf 23k gold and piece of glass that you will take home with you after the workshop
-Additional materials such as gilder’s tip, clean-up brushes and burnishing pads will be provided for use during the workshop
-Please wear clothing you don’t mind getting paint on
Saturday, November 16 and Sunday, November 17, 2019
10 to 5 (with intermission for lunch)