Gold Leaf Letters Weekend

Painted Letters and Gilding intro Weekend.

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You will learn the incredible art of Glass Gilding


SCHEDULE


Friday evening 

c7.pm – 9.30pm. Setting out and painting outlines for the Saturday gilding and painting day.


Saturday 

10.00 am – 5.30pm. Mixing the size, laying on the gold and generally getting up to our eyes in this incredible stuff.

Varnish effects, Italian distress and inlays too.


Sunday 

10.00 am – 5.30pm. Shading, backing up and making fancy effects for backgrounds.

 

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Above Video: Nick Gilding Fred Perry London


MATERIALS

Gold Leaf – You will need to buy 1 book of double 23karat gold leaf or maybe 2 depending on how much you use. Priced at £26.00 per book

c6mm thick Glass panels are c£10.00 each  sizes 35cm – 40cm or similar.


COURSE FEES

We are aiming for small groups of 5-6 and at time of print we have 1 place left.

Fee £950.00

Deposit £400.00    Full-time student discounts can apply. 


WHERE WE ARE

Contacts and Location, TFL links 

NGS Unit 205 Regent House Business Centre, 291 Kirkdale, London SE26 4QD

NEAREST STATIONS: SYDENHAM (Overground) and PENGE EAST  (NOT Sydenham Hill)


CONTACT US


NGS Diploma Courses 2017 – Keeping the Craft Alive.

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Tobias Newbigin of Newbigin Signs training with NGS