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by noelbweber
Mon Nov 18, 2013 11:49 am
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: 40th Annual International Letterheads Las Vegas NV 2015
Replies: 9
Views: 3349

Re: 40th Annual International Letterheads Las Vegas NV 2015

Hi Mark,
I often think of all the friends I've met. All the life experiences. All that I have learned and continue to learn through our Letterhead group. 4o years Vegas can't miss this one. Let us know how we can help.
Noel
by noelbweber
Wed Feb 06, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Award
Replies: 13
Views: 3225

Re: Award

Hi Dave,
Beautiful work, your an inspiration to all of us. You got my vote.
Your Boise Brother
Noel
by noelbweber
Mon Feb 04, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: "Flash Time"??
Replies: 4
Views: 1339

Re: "Flash Time"??

Hi Joe, Flash Time to me means the amount of time an Oil Size takes to flash off or get rid of it's solvents. So it is ready to Gild. A test patch should be laid dawn at the same time on the same surface as a "test area", when this is ready if you ran your oil free knuckle across the area it would "...
by noelbweber
Sun Feb 03, 2013 1:12 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: The Future of Hand Painted lettering with Gold Leaf
Replies: 16
Views: 5012

Re: The Future of Hand Painted lettering with Gold Leaf

Hi Kevin, Both gold sizes were Lefranc. Their 12 hour is very dependable. When vertical screen printing we do mix 30% quick with 70% slow. Flash time is over night. Test patch is essential. I have also been using Letterhead Sign Supply's quick size by itself on glass and surface gilding. It holds a ...
by noelbweber
Thu Jan 31, 2013 7:32 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: The Future of Hand Painted lettering with Gold Leaf
Replies: 16
Views: 5012

Re: The Future of Hand Painted lettering with Gold Leaf

Hello Fellow Gilders, We're still gilding in Boise. At least a window a month , sometimes a Docs office sometimes a restaurant sometimes just a detail. Sometimes just for fun. There is nothing more beautiful than a properly gilded window. Everything is expensive these days but you can still sell it....
by noelbweber
Fri Dec 30, 2011 6:02 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Old Letterhead Back In the Saddle
Replies: 16
Views: 4793

Re: Old Letterhead Back In the Saddle

Hi Geary, Glad to see your still enjoying your craft. Denver was such a stimulating period in our lives. To be around such an inspiring group of friends, (Letterheads) learning and sharing new techniques, exploring old ones. It was definitively the foundation for my career. That color combination wa...
by noelbweber
Wed Aug 24, 2011 6:47 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: gold leaf workshop
Replies: 5
Views: 1786

gold leaf workshop

Yes folks we're at it again. Professor John Studden, and Noel B. Weber will be teaching a three day Gold Leaf workshop October 6,7,8. in Boise Idaho. Cost of the class is $600. We will be covering basic to advanced gilding techniques. Anybody interested please contact John or Noel for more details
by noelbweber
Wed Sep 22, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: oct 10 gold leaf workshop in Boise
Replies: 10
Views: 2483

oct 10 gold leaf workshop in Boise

Hi Mike,
Here are a couple of progress shots. We acid etched the type, then did a gilded blend 12k to 23k. Boarders and other elemnts shades of gold. Lots more work, were having fun.

Noel B Weber

http://www.classicdesignstudios.com
by noelbweber
Sun Dec 20, 2009 3:14 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: 2 weeks of glass college in the Czech Republic
Replies: 32
Views: 8452

Re: 2 weeks of glass college in the Czech Republic

Hi Erik,
What a great reason to go back to Czech Republic. If this workshop can still happen there will be two of us from Boise. Thanks for your efforts.
Noel
by noelbweber
Sat Sep 19, 2009 10:36 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: October Gold Leaf Workshop, Boise, Idaho
Replies: 37
Views: 10678

Re: October Gold Leaf Workshop, Boise, Idaho

Hey Larry, The October art was a pencil sketch scanned. Yes it was to soon post. I'm having lots of fun vectorizing the final line art. The correct dates are October 1st, 2nd, 3rd, two thousand nine. The cost of the workshop is $450. and as of friday is full. I know you know what it takes to put a w...
by noelbweber
Wed Aug 19, 2009 5:11 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: 1st meeting of the International Society of Glass Gilders!
Replies: 22
Views: 8644

Re: 1st meeting of the International Society of Glass Gilders!

ISGG Workshop There will be another ISGG Workshop held on October 1,2 & 3rd in Boise Id. Anyone interested should contact either Noel Weber or John Studden for further details........... Thanks.
by noelbweber
Wed Jul 30, 2008 5:52 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: A little bit of nostalgia about the Oklahoma Bash
Replies: 25
Views: 6276

Hi Mike and All I guess I don't spend enough time on your site here and see some of you are reminiscing. After spending an incredible weekend with the Deadmen, the expirence reminded me of the good old days. It was a true Letterheads meeting with serious work being executed at every easel. We laughe...
by noelbweber
Fri Jul 27, 2007 4:38 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Cutting the Phone Cord?
Replies: 2
Views: 1330

Hi Mike We have eliminated our land lines at home. Its been about six months, havn't noticed any inconvience. Of course we still have the same shop numbers, fax numbers etc. I honestly think it has added to our privacy. When we get a call now on a cell.Its either family or friends. Watch out for sha...
by noelbweber
Tue Aug 30, 2005 1:54 pm
Forum: The Hand Lettering Forum
Topic: Gold Leaf on Glass Workshop
Replies: 19
Views: 7498

Gold Leaf on Glass Workshop

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from Noel B. Weber, one of the original letterheads and master guilder John Studden! 3 Days of intense and creative fun! This class will cover gold leaf, glue chipping, marbling, glazes, pearl and much more. You will walk away with three dazzling projects. Octob...