Apr. 2, 2013, 10:00 am
Presented by Karen Fitzgerald: full day workshop, 10am-4pm
This workshop will cover basic gilding processes, including:
Substrates and their preparation
Types of gilding size and their uses (what adheres the leaf)
Gilding leaf; handling gold
How to gild large areas, linear areas; chance processes in gilding
Skewing gilded surfaces and sealing gilding
Gilding in layers
Gilding with copper, aluminum, silver and gold
All materials included
The workshop is limited to 6 participants, $250 per person.
Please reserve your spot by email: Kbfitzgerald (at) gmail (dot)com
A deposit will be requested when you make your reservation.
Reservation deadline is March 26, 2013.
Take the N Train to the Broadway Stop in Astoria, Queens.