Case Studies

  1. YOU CAN NEVER BE TOO YOUNG TO START GILDING!

    YOU CAN NEVER BE TOO YOUNG TO START GILDING!
    A very special and important photo to one of our customers David Kynaston. His daughter Laura came into the workshop when she was just 5. David was finishing off a new swing sign for the Grosvenor museum in Chester, and said “ you know what to do Laura” and she picked up the gold (Wright's of course!) and finished the...
  2. BOURLET FINE ART FRAMES, LONDON

    BOURLET FINE ART FRAMES, LONDON
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  3. RENOVATION OF ST ANDREWS CATHEDRAL, GLASGOW

    RENOVATION OF ST ANDREWS CATHEDRAL, GLASGOW
    The Gilders involved in this project were Scott Telfer, Stewart McLaren and Damian McLaughlin and they also had holiday cover from Ashley & Sarah Bishop and David Kynaston.   Scott, Stewart and Damian were asked to renovate St Andrews Cathedral in Glasgow, a building that dates back to 1814. The building had been in a state of disrepair for a...
  4. Barn Restoration

    Barn Restoration
    Wrights of Lymm received a call from Channel 4, asking if we could give our expert advice regarding gold leaf gilding for a program that is currently being filmed called “Barn Restoration” Featuring the actor Simon O’Brien, as I am a Liverpudlian, I have always known him as the young Damien in Brookside. The idea of the program is to...
  5. Case Study – Richard Wright

    Case Study – Richard Wright
    Who can believe it’s over 5 years since Richard Wright won the 25th Turner Prize at Tate Gallery Britain in 2009 with a Decorative Wall using Genuine Gold Leaf from Wrights of Lymm. Richard creates subtle and exquisite wall paintings that respond directly to the architecture in which they are created. Often awkwardly placed in discreet locations, they combine graphic...
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