Gilding and specialist painting from Demesne Decorative Longford

Demesne Decorative Services

FAUX PAINTING:

Marble, woodgrain & various organic material imitations

CUSTOMISED PAINT EFFECTS:

Glazing, distressing, ageing, broken colour, patina

STENCILLING:

Using cut out materials to produce painted patterns and designs on a surface

WATER GILDING:

Highly reflective gold leaf finish (ancient method)

OIL GILDING:

Gold applied to a surface using oil as an adhesive

CUSTOMISED GILDING:

Ageing and tonal effects used to enhance the appearance of gold leaf or other metals

GOLD LEAF RESTORATION:

Gilded wood or plaster mouldings repaired and regilt to original tone / patina

SIGN WRITING / LETTERING:

The art of forming and inscribing letters to a surface

PINSTRIPING

Using thin lines of paint or other media for decorating

FRENCH POLISHING

A specialised type of wood finishing using shellac and other materials

PAPERHANGING

Wall decorations with different designs of wallpapers

LINCRUSTA HANGING

Application of highly embossed, decorative wallcoverings