Gilding is transformative. Apply ultra thin metal leaf to the surface of an object, and it will gleam with light and life.
The Power of Colour: Gold
It’s unknown when humans first took gold from the earth. We do know that they were charmed by it at first sight because with its radiant, warm yellowness, there was only one thing in the universe that looked anything like it: the sun.
5 golden steps to gilding
A glimpse behind the scenes at Omelo Mirrors as we put together one of our own gilt-framed convex mirrors.