Gilding Course


The gilding course includes a complete exploration of this ancient technique. Artifacts will be made following all stages of traditional processing. Preparation of the wood, coating with earth and oxides. Gouache gilding techniques and various types of missions will be put into practice. The many decorative possibilities offered by gold leaf will be studied. The browning, the parsley, the engraving. The technique of mecca gilding with silver leaf will be deepened and the most representative cases of the restoration of gilded artifacts will be illustrated.

Course duration: 3 days

Compulsory membership fee: € 30.00