Glass gilding / Gold leaf numbers on glass, rendered by hand. Black painted outline with black backup paint. Gilded inline on glass. This piece was donated by Designs & Signs, it is currenly on display at The Museum of the Gilding Arts in Pontiac, Illinois.
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Carved Signs with woodgrain sandblasted background and raised letters and trim, which is finish with d3 karat gold leaf. The sign was mounted with pins and a paper pattern. Please take a moment to review other photos of our gold leaf signs and glass gilding projects in Annapolis and Washington, DC.
Transom numbers 902, made with 23 karat realgold film, cut and installed by Designs & Signs at a private home in Washington, DC. This is a more cost effective alternative to our traditional glass gilding. It looks good but it does not have the same exact mirror look of traditional gold leaf applied by hand.
Glass gilding at John Logan House in Washington, DC. This historical renovation was completed in 2012. This is geniune traditional gilded lettering, applied by hand, just as one would find on any such property many years ago. Designs & Signs offers a variety of gold leaf signs and services. We also restore historical gold leaf […]
Gold leaf transom numbers 1110 (glass gilding) in Washington, DC. Designs & Signs installs many genuine gold leaf address numbers in Washington, DC and the surrounding areas. First the black outline is painted onto the interior surface of the glass. 23 karat gold leaf sheet is laid by hand, and then the gold is backed […]
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.