Before and after gelleryChange category:
Projects for Mirrors:
In oil gilding we use special slow set varnish as a size for applying gold. It is easier way of finishing the mirror frame. Polishing of gold is not possible. That is why oil gilding is sometimes called "matt gilding".
Oil gilding - round mirror
Gilding, the Renaissance art of laying a thin layer of a metal such as gold, silver, or bronze is another classic wood finishing technique. This is another example of applying 23K gold to wooden frame.
Water gilding II
This one of a pair mirror frame fell and broke into pieces. We were able to bring it back to its pre-damage condition.