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here’s a Ash platter with imitation gold leaf applied- designed to be decorative from both sides as its to be displayed on a shelf which forms a partition in a room
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#1 posted 12-28-2010 04:28 PM
Did you gesso the leafed area’s to make them smooth first? It looks like you must have filled that area somehow to cover the ash pores?
#2 posted 12-28-2010 05:57 PM
No i just sealed the surface with zinnser BIN then used the gold size- you can see the grain pattern thru the leaf which is what i wanted
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#3 posted 12-29-2010 07:08 AM
That’s a beautiful piece of turning art George. Great job!
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#4 posted 12-30-2010 10:28 AM
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#5 posted 01-03-2011 02:31 AM
Very nice George! I have never tried this technique, well done! thanks for sharing…
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