Gilding - Gold Leaf Application
24K Gold Leaf
Gilding is a decorative painting technique that is well-known throughout history. Precious materials such as gold have been used to add a beautiful finish to various surfaces such as frames, ceilings and walls. Most of us are familiar with gold & silver leaf and know that it can add a lustrous finish where ever it is applied. There are several methods of gilding, water, oil and powder gilding. The most common is leaf gilding using thin sheets of gold leaf. It is a delicate process, but can be achieved with precision & skill. Gold, Silver & Copper leaf is a beautiful way to embellish areas in your home decor, creating depth, texture and a surface that looks rich & classic.