Blog Tales

Dragon's Gold

This is my first foray into gold leafing...
But first, my dragon begins to take shape...

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I apply a black and burnt umber base...

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and then...
the magic gold leaf...

I am now looking at everything around me with a new eye...
wondering if I could gold leaf it as well...

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Then the gold, green, and black tiles...

I also discovered how much I love the green and gold paper that I've used. I apply it to every surface that I can...

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Soon... my dragon's wings will come to life...