A gold leafing kit for anyone getting started with a gold-leaf project
Speedball’s Mona Lisa Gold Leafing is perfect for reviving old or tired artwork and home decor. With a rich and lustrous look of 24 karat gold, any item around the house can be turned into a work of art. Gold leaf can bring an extra level of texture and shine to any work of art. So easy to use and apply, this Gold Leafing kit will also make a great gift item. All the essential supplies are provided to start a gold-leafing project. Surfaces made of wood, other metal, frames, glass, plastic, furniture and more, can be covered with gold leaf.
Metal leafing is a time-honoured craft that is truly a part of humanity’s artistic heritage and the process of leafing requires care and attention. With the Mona Lisa metal leafing techniques and products available, leafing can be a beautiful and truly unique artistic style use to embellish, restore and create.
For best results, wear cotton gloves when handling the leaf, or even a small amount of talcum powder on the hands. Refrain from over-handling as the oils on the skin may affect the gold leaf.