painting with gold leaf
| Check my shops announcement to see if Im out of town or taking a small break for any reason, otherwise I respond to all messages by the next business day. Thanks for stopping by! | Midnight Gold This painting brings together stormy midnight blue with extravagant gold foil, and the result is gorgeous! Gold foil paintings are a beautiful combination of modern and glamour. The navy blue alongside the gold creates a striking contract, and looks great by itself, or even in a trio. Use these p...
PlumSiena: What a Wall! Emily Swift-Jones She began with a normal, painted wall, smoothed it out with joint compound, primed with shellac and then went to town. The steps included Dutch metal gold leaf, patinating the gold leaf, glazing with oil colours and varnishing for the top coat. At the end, she embedded tiny glitter flakes into the tacky varnish.
There are plenty of metallic fabric paints on the market, and while they excel at adding shimmer they don’t have that rich metallic leaf look that is so popular on various commercial t-shirts. It took a little bit of research but I finally figured out how they get gold leaf on fabric and keep it washable. Allow me to introduce you to Gold Foiling Fabric. Supplies Fabric -This fabric had been ombre dyed using this tutorial Transfer Glue (I wasn’t thrilled with the Martha Stewart Transfer Gl...