Glass gilding, gold leaf transom numbers on antique glass in Washington, DC. The genuine 23 karat gold leaf is applied by hand. The black outline and or shadow is painted. The gold is also backed up from behind with protective black backing paint. With proper care these gold leaf numbers will last a life time.
Glass gilding (gold leaf) on a shop window, at Jack Wills University Outfitters in Charlottesville, Virginia. Designs & Signs installs gold leaf throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Glass gilding is one of our many specialties.
Glass gilding by Designs & Signs. Gold leaf address numbers on a glass transom above a historical church entry. Designs & Signs practices traditional hand application of genuine gold leaf. We have installed many traditional gold leaf address numbers on public buildings, historical sites, and private residences in Annapolis and Washington, DC. Please take a minute to […]
Glass gilding at a private residence in Washington, DC. The gilding process is quite involved, requiring many steps and perfect timing. Designs & Signs has many years of experience in the gold leaf trade. We guarantee a perfect installation every time. Please take a moment to review our site. We have posted many photos of […]
Glass gilding at Cafe Normandie, in the historic district of Annapolis, Maryland. Designs & Signs specializes in glass gilding and offers a wide variety of gold leaf signs and services. We have forty years of professional glass gilding experience. This installation has been looking good for thirty years! Fist the double gold is applied to […]
Glass gilding at McGarvey’s Saloon in Annapolis, Maryland. The hand rendered gold leaf logo has remained in good condition for more than thirty years save a few scratches from rough times, after all this is in a bar! The gold leaf is applied in two layers by hand – double gold. The a pounce pattern is […]