Learn to gild with a book or kit!
TO ORDER, please call Steve Martinez at (718)
815-8802, or send a FAX to (718)
The Gold Leaf Company offers a
number of books and kits about the art & craft of gilding.
Please include a $6.00 shipping & handling charge with your
check or money order. Submit your payments to The Gold Leaf
Fort Place, 2nd floor . Staten Island, NY 10301.
Gilding for the Home, $15.00
Decorating with gold, silver and metal leaf, 160 pages. This
a great book for beginners.
A practical course on gilding with gold,
silver and metal--a fresh, contemporary
approach to decorating walls, objects and
Contains more than 40 beautiful, easy-to-follow
projects, with step-by-step photographic
Gilding - The Glory of Goldleaf, $19.00
by Sue Trytell
||Step by step instructions for gilding ornamental and household items. Learn to gild Plastic, Steel, Wood, Ceramics etc. Great book for beginners, 79 Color pages.
An Introduction to Water Gilding, $29.00
Horowitz & Lou Tilmont
This long awaited book
from two masters in the gilding trade answers all
your questions about materials and techniques. It's
full of step by step instructions, photos of the
techniques, and recipes that really work. This book
will lead you through the complete process of water
gilding from the treatment of the wood, preparation
and application of gesso, preparing clay and laying
leaf. There are also chapters on ways to seal and
finish the frame using time honored materials and
tecniques. Both beginners and advanced gilders will
gain much from this book.
Practical Gilding From England, $29.00
by Peter & Ann Mactaggart
Comprehensive introduction to oil
and water gilding, the procedures used and the materials
required. Very helpful for beginners and problem
solving. Paperback; 74 pages.
"Do It Yourself!"
The Gold Leaf Gilding Kit, $29.00
Includes 4oz. gilding size, a natural hair brush, 600 grit
wet/dry paper, cotton, mixing sticks, and one
book of imitation gold leaf or aluminum leaf.
Additional books of leaf - $7.00/each
(25 leaves per book)
Gold Kit - BG 2125
Aluminum Kit - BG 2140
Gilding Project Kit $39.00
for gilding plaster, wood, metal and plastic. Kit
includes 4 oz. each of gilding primer, leaf adhesive,
and acrylic clear coat, a natural hair brush, cheesecloth,
mixing sticks, 600 grit wet/dry sand paper and one book
of imitation gold leaf. Imitation gold leaf is recommended
for interior use only. Instructions included.
Imitation Gold Leaf - GP 2125
Aluminum Leaf - GP2140
Additional Books of Leaf - $7.00
Use the kit to create
beautiful holiday decorations!
Material may only be returned within 30 days of purchase after
receiving return authorization. Refunds are limited to the cost
of the item purchased and the item must be in sealed original
packaging, unused. Books, videos, and color charts are not returnable.
Customers will be charged a re-stocking fee for goods returned:
40 Percent Restocking Charge On All Returns!
We do not accept returns past 30 days!!!
Our Return Policy does not include
Special Orders Over $500.00:
We regret we can not accept
returns nor issue refunds for Special Order Items purchased in
quantities totaling $500.00 or more in a single order.
These sales are final.
call (718) 815-8802 for prices. To
place an order, click here
(718) 815-8802 Steve Martinez
Monday through Sunday
9:00AM EST to 5:00PM EST
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Gold Leaf Company
27 Fort Place, 2nd floor . Staten Island, NY 10301 .
815-8802 (phone) (718) 720.7027 (fax)
The Gold Leaf Company welcomes your inquires by email,
phone & fax.
Please detail your gilding requirements in your correspondence.