A glass gilding video with photos is below.
Glass gilding at The Mt. Washington Tavern, a newly renovated restaurant in Mount Washington just north of Baltimore. 23 karat gold leaf is applied to the glass by hand with a painted a black outline and protective black backup paint. Designs & Signs has created and installed many gold leaf signs in Baltimore, Washington, DC, and Annapolis. The finished product is spectacular; it demands your attention, and it makes any logo look spectacular.
We offer glass gilding for Homeowners too.
We design and install gold leaf numbers for homeowners in Baltimore, Washington DC, and Annapolis. If you have a historic home in the city you probably have a glass transom above your front door. If so you’ll need real gold leaf numbers rendered by hand. We use traditional techniques and the finest 23 XX gold leaf. Here are a few of our residential gilding projects. In one day, you can change the look of your home completely. The entrance, your front door, is so important. It is the first impression for your guests. Not only will your friends be able to find your house quickly, but they will also appreciate the effort you have put forth to decorate your door with traditional gold leaf numbers.
- Gold Leaf Transom Numbers – 1833 Baltimore
- Glass Gilding – Transom Numbers 504
- Gold Leaf Numbers 1743
About The Mt. Washington Tavern
Established in 1979 (again in 2012) and located in Baltimore, Maryland, The Mt. Washington Tavern is an ideal venue for celebrations of all shapes and sizes. Keeping with the spirit of Baltimore, the venue is decorated with artwork inspired by the Chesapeake Bay. The tavern is approximately five minutes from popular attractions and landmarks, which include the Mt. Washington Arboretum and Asbury Park.
Please take a moment to visit their website to learn more!