Price 44 PER PERSON
City FIRENZE (FI)
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Timetable 10:00 - 13:00
Availability 10 PLACES AVAILABLE
Spoken languages ITA
Children SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN

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WORKING PLAN (for 3 hours)

GILDING AND RESTORATION OF GILDED WORKS OF ART - Interactive seminar -

THEORY (1 hour)
Introduction to the art of gilding, including presentations of the materials used and decorative techniques with regard to the historical period of the piece. Water gilding and gilding with the use of Gold size. Introduction to the techniques of restoration of painted and gilded wooden pieces.

PRACTICE (2 hours)
Goldleafing with the use of gold size on a small wooden object in the Florentine style, and techniques of antiquing. The wooden object, provided by the school for this exercise, will remain with the students as a memento of their experience.

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The time is approximate, it is possible to take part at the course bothin the morning and in the afternoon. We ask at least 5 participants.
We are closed on August.

GILDED ON WOOD TECHNIQUES

HOW THE EXPERIENCE WILL BE
WORKING PLAN (for 3 hours) GILDING AND RESTORATION OF GILDED WORKS OF ART - Interactive seminar - THEORY (1 hour) Introduction to the art of gilding, including presentations of the materials used and decorative techniques with regard to the historical period of the piece. Water gilding and gilding with the use of Gold size. Introduction to the techniques of restoration of painted and gilded wooden pieces. PRACTICE (2 hours) Goldleafing with the use of gold size on a small wooden object in the Florentine style, and techniques of antiquing. The wooden object, provided by the school for this exercise, will remain with the students as a memento of their experience.
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Price 44 PER PERSON
City FIRENZE (FI)
Date Choose your favourite date with the artisan. Write him below!
Send Message Send a message and ask for a new date to the artisan here!
Timetable 10:00 - 13:00
Availability 10 PLACES AVAILABLE
Spoken languages ITA
Children SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN
SOME TIPS
The time is approximate, it is possible to take part at the course bothin the morning and in the afternoon. We ask at least 5 participants. We are closed on August.

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