Metal foils for gilding Argent
Since Antiquity, gilding has been used to enhance works of art, jewelry, monuments, etc. By covering them with gold leaf.
We offer gold, silver and copper colored leaves to embellish and give depth to your creations.
Gold leaves can be used in various artistic works, in creative hobbies, scrapbooking, decoration and also in jewelry making.
Thanks to our gilding leaves, you can give an exceptional touch and shine to your creations.
The imitation gold, silver, copper sheets can adhere to smooth substrates, as well on wood, polymer clay, cardboard, plaster ,…
Give an elegant touch to your creations. Very nice effects guaranteed!
The leaves to be gilded are sold in packs of 25 sheets of 14cm x 14cm.
How to use gold leaf?
Gold leaf is volatile because it is extremely light. So avoid places where there are drafts!
You will need:
- liquid glue like white glue
- a brush
- your leaves to brown
- your support
Instructions for use:
- Coat your support with a light layer of glue using your brush.
- Gently take your gold leaf and apply it to your support.
- Remove excess glue with a dry brush.
You can varnish your creation to protect it.
When you apply gilding foil to raw polymer clay, you don't need glue. Polymer clay being slightly sticky, your sheet will easily adhere to your clay. You can then put everything in the oven.
You can also varnish or apply the finish glass kit , for exceptional rendering.