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vance galliher
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surface gilding...

Post by vance galliher » Thu Jul 20, 2017 8:48 pm

have you ever lightly scratched the finished 23k gilded domed dimensional exterior letter with 0004 steel wool ?
to see, I did, and I think the result is more dramatic !
just trying something different...
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Doug Bernhardt
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Re: surface gilding...

Post by Doug Bernhardt » Sat Jul 22, 2017 10:52 pm

Well Vance...it's time for a photo of that!!

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Re: surface gilding...

Post by John Smith » Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:57 am

Vance - yes, photos would be awesome !
or at least describe the technique of what you did.
did you scratch just the sides, just the top surface or the entire letter ?
inquiring minds want to know.
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