Gilding Size (adhesive)

The Instacoll Gilding Size gloss (the mat is for indoor only) is for porous and non-porous surfaces, interior & exterior when gilding with genuine gold leaf. For gilding with imitation gold, silver, copper use Permacoll Gilding Size but for interior only. For general gilding with imitation gold, copper and silver on wood use Nazionale Mission gilding size. For special gilding projects, read Choosing The Right Gilding Adhesive.

Genuine Gold Leaf

We stock Noris gold leaf, Available in booklets of 25 leafs. High quality for gilding furniture and decorative objects. Applicable on all kinds of materials such as wood, metal, gib-board, stone, glass, ceramic, concrete, paper, plastic, and fabric.

Iron Oxide Pigment

Oxides pigment, like paints, can be mixed to provide a variety of colours for coloring wood, metal, ceramic, paint, concrete, coating, ink, leather, plastic and rubber. It can be mixed with binder to tint your glaze and varnish, or to make your own paint.

Pastel shades can be obtained with the light brown, reds, green and yellow by using white cement instead of grey in the mix.

Gilding Service

Gold leafing is the method of applying genuine or composition leaf/Dutch Metal leaf on various materials such as wood, stone, plastic, glass, metals, canvas, and paper. Be it a large-scale project such as a building, furniture, interior decor or small object, we gild it.

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Oracal 651 Vinyl Rolls

Oracal vinyl, made in Germany and it is world standard for signs including vehicle graphics, indoor and outdoor signs, windows signs, boat signs and wall decals. The Orafoil vinyl is suitable for all kind of surfaces such as glass, metal, plastic, fibreglass, paper, wood, concrete and more.

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Gilding Supplies

We stock shellac, rabbit skin glue, gilders whiting, gesso, bole gilders clay, varnish, sealer, Plaster of Paris, and all Kolner’s gilding supplies including gold leaf size.