This winter I was honored to contribute an article on gilding screens to the Society of Gilders journal publication The Gilders Tip.
Most people do not know about this incredibly practical tool, but once I learned how to make one it became indispensable in my studio. I always provide a gilding screen frame in my student’s tool kit when I teach gilding, and when I attend conferences or conduct workshops people invariably approach and ask “What is this thing?”
In The Guilder’s Tip, I answer that question and to share what has been shared with me.
Read the article in its entirety, here.