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Learn the art of gilding precious leaf onto frames and surfaces

Learn Water-Gilding

 

This online course teaches the art of water-gilding from start to finish with a heavy emphasis on leaf laying. Students will learn how to prepare surfaces for water-gilding and how to antique, seal and tone water-gilding.

Students receive a box in the mail that includes all the prepared surfaces, prepared picture frames, gilding tools, genuine leaf including 22k and 23K gold leaf, materials, ingredients and recipes that they will need to learn gilding and will be able to continue to use these to practice their new skill after the course finishes.

Our next scheduled course is scheduled for Janurary 2022 on Wednesday and Thursday nights for 5 weeks. Enrollment for this course closes on the 22nd December.

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Learn Oil, Acrylic and the Basics of Water-Gilding

This online class teaches the basics of all three gilding types where students will learn using faux and genuine leaf to gild on prepared surfaces. Students will learn how to prepare surfaces for gilding, lay faux and genuine leaf and tone, antique and seal gilding. Students gild three A4 ornamental photo frames allowing them to showcase their skills in the three gilding methods.

Students receive a box in the mail that includes all the prepared surfaces, prepared picture frames, gilding tools, materials, ingredients and recipes that they will need to learn gilding and will be able to continue to use these to practice their new skill after the course finishes.

Our next scheduled courses are scheduled for September. 

Course A  will run on Saturday and Sunday for 2 weeks starting on the 11th September. Enrollment for this course closes 3rd September.

Course B  will run on Wednesday and Thursday nights for 4 weeks starting on the 13th October. Enrollment for this course closes 5th October.

Follow this link to find more information about our scheduled classes and for the booking form

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