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  1. Tatton House Knutsford Gate Refurbishment by Telfer Graphics

    Tatton House Knutsford Gate Refurbishment by Telfer Graphics
    Friend of Wrights of Lymm and professional gilder Scott Telford of Telfer Graphics has just completed an impressive renovation of 290 Gate Spikes at the national trust property Tatton House in Knutsford. The job was completed using 23.5ct Gold Leaf and Le Franc 3 hr gold size. The job was completed by 2 men over 4 days. The main gates...
  2. Abstract Painting featuring 24ct Gold Leaf

    Abstract Painting featuring 24ct Gold Leaf
    A large abstract Canvas painting featuring 24ct Gold Leaf. The Painting was created using expressionist strokes of black paint and glittering 24ct Gold Leaf.  
  3. June Newsletter

    June Newsletter
  4. Restoration of Gold Leaf Artefact from the Ottoman Empire

    Restoration of Gold Leaf Artefact from the Ottoman Empire
    In a corner of the National Palaces Administration in Ottoman-era Dolmabahçe Palace in Istanbul, a group of men and women work to restore a number of different objects that date back to the Ottoman empire, in their workshop they meticulously work to piece back together various different artefacts The workshop contains More than 100 different objects, from mirrors to frames...
  5. Luxury Bathroom Featuring 23ct Gold Leaf

    Luxury Bathroom Featuring 23ct Gold Leaf
    This Luxury Marble Tiled Bathroom has been fitted with a number of different features that have been gilded with 23ct Gold leaf including the Towel rails , Mirror , Tapware , wall cabinet features  and the Shower fittings in order to produce a luxurious finish.       
  6. Custom made Ducatti Motorcycle gilded with 24ct Gold Leaf

    Custom made Ducatti Motorcycle gilded with 24ct Gold Leaf
    Custom made Ducatti Motorcycle, which has had it’s body work gilded using 24ct Gold Leaf that has been applied by hand in order to create an attractive finish.  
  7. Rob Oldfield Designs – York Open Studios

    Rob Oldfield Designs – York Open Studios
    Rob has over 35 years industry experience since graduating from Leeds Polytechnic in 1976.  He possesses a wealth of practical experience, having designed and installed displays for clients such as English Heritage, the RNLI and the National Trust and has created signage for Bettys Tea Shops, Taylors Tea and L’Occitane. Rob is a museum technician and art handler, a signwriter specialising...
  8. May Newsletter

    May Newsletter
  9. The Queen’s Piano made with 24ct Gold Leaf

    The Queen’s Piano made with 24ct Gold Leaf
    The piano was built in 1856 by the firm S & P Erard , For Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, This elaborately decorated instrument by Erard was intended as a showpiece for the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace. The gilded case is decorated in the French early eighteenth-century style with cherub. The piano is gilded with 24ct Gold Leaf has...
  10. A Gold Bulletin back from 1979....featuring my father Eric Stonehouse as a Gold Beater

    A Gold Bulletin back from 1979....featuring my father Eric Stonehouse as a Gold Beater
    A Gold Bulletin back from 1979....featuring my father Eric Stonehouse as a Gold Beater.  The Stonehouse family have been beating gold leaf since 1936, with Eric my Father being the first family member to work at his uncles firm – Smiths the Goldbeaters of Bridge Street, Manchester, both before and after the Second World War. He later worked for Cecil...

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