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The newest innovation that is a must-have for gilders that gild on flat surfaces, glass, or rounded surfaces. In July 2013, professional gilder Nancy Thorn, along with nine other gilders, was contracted to restore the Legion of Honor’s 18th-century French…

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Welcome to our new blog! It is in its infancy, but we hope to grow it into somewhere people can come together to learn, swap stories and help each other out. This blog can be whatever you want to make…

Arundel Eccentrics at Liberty, London

Last year Arundel Eccentrics  used Handover brushes, gilt creams and our Applicraft Cracquelure glazes to create these beautiful chests and tables for Liberty, London. Craquelure is the fine pattern of dense “cracking” formed on the surface of materials, either as part of the process…

Signpainter and graphic designer Shon Price paints for The Rolling Stones / Hilfiger Denim

Recently, signwriter and graphic designer Shon Price – along with a group of other signwriters, some from Amsterdam, others from all around the world – painted three Rolling Stones logos on to 300 Tommy Hilfiger leather Jackets, using 1 Shot…

Martin & Tom's Alternative Christmas Windows in Limerick, Ireland.

  Limerick based Signwriter Tom Collins & Cork based Painter Martin Finnin will come together for a series of ‘alternative Christmas Windows’ on the 23rd and 24th of November. All proceeds raised from each of the participating business’s collections will be donated to…

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In this video David Kynaston talks us through his Roman & Copperplate Brush Set, while demonstrating the beautiful lines and sharp serifs you can produce with them! David recently put together a limited run of these beautiful brush sets, this time…

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noeldonnellan.com → This week we spoke to Noel Donnellan, a decorative artist and specialist interior decorator based in Ireland, who recently published this entrancing short movie on his latest project; he used our 23K Gold transfer for this Moroccan Powder Room and Gilded Islamic…

Special Edition David Kynaston Roman & Copperplate Brush Set in Burr Oak

Signwriter David Kynaston recently put together a limited run of his beautiful Copperplate & Roman brush sets, this time in homegrown burr oak, which makes for an absolutely stunning display box as well as a handy place to store these razor…

Kustom Kulture Blast Off 7, Sat 3rd - Sun 4th September 2016

We’ll be at this great Kustom Kulture event in September, along with our sister company, Pinstriping UK; hope to see you there!

Workshop : Pinstriping with Von Leadfoot

This one day pinstriping workshop run by A.S. Handover and master pinstriper Von Leadfoot is the perfect way to get your foot in the door and learn all the basic tips, tricks and insider know-how to get off to a…

Gallery : Gilding Course : 4th June

We had an absolute blast last month at our Gilding Course run by master gilder Marisa Delpoio, including traditional oil based and water based techniques. Marisa has a history of a range of art education, but finally trained as a…