Mixed and other media

Gilding for painters with Judy Wetherall

Ref: 1D6548

Suitable for all



Explore traditional and creative use of precious metals in paintings, including gilding for acrylic, watercolour, gouache, oil and egg tempera.


Judy Wetherall

Following graduation in Conservation from Brighton and the City and Guilds of London Art School, studying in Italy and Germany, Judy established her reputation working on gilding, japanning, polychrome and period paint. She is a Churchill Fellow, and 2015 winner of the Lord Balfour of Burleigh Award for Excellence in Craftsmanship. She is passionate about her work, and her infectious enthusiasm has led her to teach in many institutions. Her life's-work portfolio is impressive, and includes work for National Trust, English Heritage; Royal Collections; Globe theatre; Churches and Cathedrals; Guildhall Art Gallery and numerous private clients.

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