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Create a gold leaf frame with a gilder

Create a gold leaf frame with a gilder

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am the founder of the studio Atelier du Nombre d'Or, in Paris. I am an expert in the restoration of polychrome and gilded 17th and 18th century furniture. I also worked at the restoration of the Peninsula Hotel and the Period Rooms at the Louvre Museum. I design contemporary gilded furniture. I go all around the world for gilding workshops (USA-Society of Gilders, Macau, Berlin, Kaliningrad..).
Bruno
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What we’ll do

You will have a unique experience in a typical "atelier" atmosphere. I will show you my personal work and under my guidance, you will gild your own picture frame. I will explain the different processes of gilding and you will go home with your gilded frame. This technique is the same which is used for gilding parisian monuments ( 23 carat gold leaves). During the session, you will enjoy a soft…

What else you should know

You will take home your frame gilded with real gold leaves, showing a picture of yourself in action! If you are a group, you may choose another day.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Sparkling apple juice With gold flakes
Equipment
Frame, gold leaf, tools

What to bring

Everything is included in the experience. Nothing else to buy.

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Where you'll be

My studio is located in the heart of the historic 11th district of Paris. It forms part of an artistic and cultural development carried out by the Paris City Hall. As many as 40 artists and artisans work in these premises and continue the centuries-old tradition of craftsmanship activities of this neighborhood, historically known as the Faubourg Saint-Antoine.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

You will take home your frame gilded with real gold leaves, showing a picture of yourself in action! If you are a group, you may choose another day.
Bruno
craft class
Create a gold leaf frame with a gilder
3 reviews
£85 per person
3 reviews
£85 per person