Description

Golden Weekend

Have a great Hobby or add more skills and profits to your business with this Intensive Weekend Gilding course.

This weekend course will show you the step-by-step techniques you can use to gild picture & mirror frames, furniture, cornices and even entire walls.

Curriculum

  • Gilding of Egyptian Plaque (Valued at $345).
  • Application of Antique Patina to make the plaque look over 100 years old.
    • Use this skill to gild furniture, frames, and art works, etc.
  • Gilding of four boards (faux silver, faux gold, copper leaf & genuine silver leaf) 
    • Use this skill to gild tabletops, panels, walls & ceilings.
  • Gilding of a canvas in a leaf of your choice
    • Use this canvas to create an artwork. You can paint with oils and acrylics over the finish.

This weekend course is perfect for:

  • Decorators
  • French polishers
  • Artists
  • Painters
  • Framers
  • Hobbyists
  • Anyone who wants to add a new skill to their business
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Class Schedule

Course runs for 2 consecutive days (Saturday and Sunday) Time: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

What you will learn
  • Gilding of Egyptian Plaque with 3 metal leaves
  • Application of Antique Patina to make the plaque look over 100 years old. Use the skills to gild furniture, frames, and art works, etc.
  • Gilding of four boards (faux silver, faux gold, copper leaf & genuine silver leaf)
What you will get
  • All tuition and materials.
  • Your project; the Egyptian plaque, 4 (A3) boards, a canvas
  • The opportunity to purchase further materials from Art Gilding for your gilding needs.

What to bring
  • Your interest to learn!
What to wear

Casual (Warning: This might get messy)

Appropriate for

Anyone who wants a hobby or add a new skill to their business


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The Art Gilding Academy

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Whether you are a beginner or would like to learn more complex gold leafing skills, the Art Gilding Academy has a course to suit you.Learn the skills and techniques to apply gold leaf to your own projects!

Have you ever dreamed of having the skills to apply gold leaf to frames, ornaments, furniture or artwork? Would you like to gild a cornice, ceiling or an entire wall yourself?

You may want to:

- Learn how to gild as a fun hobby

- Add another skill and more income to your business, or

- Start a lucrative new business as a gilder

Whatever your ambitions are, the Art Gilding Academy can give you the skills to do it. Art Gilding can also provide the materials you’ll need for your own projects at competitive prices.

No less then a Master Craftsman to teach you!

All courses are taught by our expert Master Craftsman, Karl Eggert who is renowned for his passion in passing on the skills of this fine craft.

No previous skills or experience is necessary. You will be shown the step-by-step methods and techniques used in this amazing craft.

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