In Gilding, Marbling

Marble and gilding detail on column


Marble finish – Hand painted finish applied with acrylic water based paint and gel medium, three coats of veining to create depth. Water based Resene multi shield varnish, satin sheen.
Gilding was completed in dutch metal and two coats of white shellac to seal the gold.
Cornices – Masked and sprayed gold finish with aerosol gold. Highly skilled work by colleague Charles Woods.