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23kt Edible Gold
& Silver Leaf

Add to cakes, cookies, champagne and much more!

Because everyday is a celebration; birthdays, weddings, graduation or just a happy day, the GildedPlanet brings the art of gilding to all celebrations and festivities! Delivered in
a decorative gift box, each kit includes .35 grams of Edible Gold flakes or Edible Gold dust with "Romantic Recipes," a recipe card of cocktails and dessert ideas using Edible Gold leaf.

$ 39.99
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Gilding Kits
Gold - Silver
Imitation Gold
Aluminum - Copper Leaf

Also available in Rolls.
Get your project done professionally and quickly.

Packs of Leaf
Get full packs!
That's 20 books per pack - or 500 leaves.

Gold Leaf Basics

Leaf Size Details
Leaf Coverage
Alloys and Karats
Types of Leaf



Genuine Leaf
  Genuine Gold Leaf
  Silver Leaf
  Palladium Leaf
Metal Leaf
  Composition Gold Leaf
  Aluminum Leaf
  Copper Leaf
  Variegated Leaf
Sizes and Adhesives
  Size and Adhesives

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artSparx Gilding Specials

Sepp Metal Composition Leaf  books gold pack of 20

Metal Composition Leaf Packs - 20 Books
Gold - Aluminum - Copper

Made from various metallic alloys that simulate gold or silver. Items covered with imitation leaf will tarnish unless they are varnished or sealed. Sheets of imitation leaf are approximately 5 in. x 5 in. 25 sheets per book, 20 books to a pack. Copper leaf is genuine copper.



artSparx Books!

Gilding: Easy Techniques & Elegant Projects With Metal Leaf

Gilding: Easy Techniques & Elegant Projects With Metal Leaf

Decorating with gold accents can add sophistication, dimension, and importance, not just to the object it embellishes, but to an entire room.

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"Classic antique glaze"
This glaze mixture is the essential antique color recipe. Understand what colors to use, and how to mix them. Including accent antique methods like weathering, physical distressing, and creating fly specks and worm holes.
Antiquing with waxes
Paste wax, Bowling alley wax, Shoe polish? What's best for you. How to mix them, add colorant and blend to suit all your antiquing needs.
More Antiquing methods


Antiquing silver leaf
The soft glow of slightly tarnished silver.

Rag rolling

Color wash
  animated clip! Painted marble

more decorative techniques...



Masking tip: 
Always test an area to be taped before beginning the masking job. Wallpaper is particularly susceptible to tearing. Lacquer and varnish surfaces on furniture may come off easily with the tape and the item could be severely damaged.


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7 Essential Steps for Perfect Gilding
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Transform everyday objects into heirlooms.
The process known as Gilding simply means the application of gold, silver and copper leaf  or metal leaf to a surface that has been properly prepared with an adhesive known as 'gilder's size'. 

Genuine Silver Palladium
Rolls of
Gold & Silver

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Silver Leafing Techniques

Gold Leafing Techniques

Silver Leafing

& Aluminum Leafing

Silver leafing can add charm
and personality to even the most
ordinary objects.

Gold Leafing
Composition & Imitation Gold Leafing

Gold Leafing might be just the right
accent you're looking for! These straight forward step-by-step methods helps
get the job done right.


Gilded Ceilings
& large surface areas

Gilded Ceiling Tutorials
Gilding Ceilings and large area surfaces like walls has never been easier. Learn how now!

Purchase Ribbon Leaf for large area surfaces!

Exterior Gilding
Architectural Details, wrought Iron and more!

Exterior Gold Leafing Techniques
Practical information for completing your exterior gilding project with expertise, and durability.




Complete Basic Gilding Kits


Includes all the tools and materials
to apply imitation gold leaf, aluminum or copper leaf. Set contains one 4 oz. bottle
of Gilding Size, natural hair brush, cotton and mixing sticks, wet/dry paper and
book of leaf. Water-based.
book contains 25 leaves.
Each leaf is 5.5" x 5.5" square. Approx coverage is 5.25 sq. ft.


Genuine Gold Gilding Kits - Silver Leaf Gilding Kits - Imitation Gold Leafing Kits - Aluminum Leafing Kits - Copper Leafing Kits - Mica Powder Kits - Traditional Water Gilding Kits

Know your materials - understand your methods....

Applying the right base color is an essential step for creating proper tone and luster for any gilding project. Should it be black, yellow, blue, red or even green? All these colors might work, but which one is right for you?

Appling gold, silver or copper leaf can be fun, just keep that
fan off and the windows closed...

Gently applying Silver leaf.
Hold firmly and carefully attach leaf to surface.

Complete the process with the perfect antique glaze.

Create the soft glow of slightly tarnished silver, or a rustic antique appearance straight from the hills of Tuscany.


for a wide range of gilding products at specially reduced rates!

Individual Books of Metal Leaf

Sepp Metal Composition Leaf  books gold pack of 20

Sample Pack!
1 book Imitation Gold Leaf
1 book Aluminum Leaf
1 book Copper Leaf

$ 17.50

Special request? Ask Us.

More Metal Composition Leaf
Individual books


Made from various metallic alloys that simulate gold or silver. Items covered with imitation leaf will tarnish unless they are varnished or sealed. Sheets of imitation leaf are approximately 5.5 in. x 5.5 in. 25 sheets per book, 20 books to a pack. Copper leaf is genuine copper.


Imitation Dutch Gold - $ 6.25
Aluminum - $ 6.25
Copper - $ 7.25
Gilding Kits - Imitation Gold,
Aluminum and Copper - $ 22.00

Aluminum Leaf

Dutch Gold or
composition leaf

Aluminum Leaf imitates the illusion of genuine Silver, at a fraction of the cost. Each individual sheet is bigger and easier to handle then its genuine counter part.

Purchase Aluminum Leaf
Purchase Genuine Silver Leaf

The same applies for 'Dutch Gold', or 'Composition Leaf'. But due to the large brass content, this imitation gold must have a sealer applied to prevent tarnishing, unlike genuine gold leaf.

Purchase Composition Leaf
Purchase Genuine Gold Leaf

Antiquing glaze creates the soft glow of slightly tarnished silver.

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Metallic  & Mica Powders 1 oz. jar super brass mica

Metallic & Mica Powders 1 oz. jar super brass mica

Perfect for artists and craftsmen alike, these powders have many uses and mix with clear vehicles ranging from acrylic mediums to shellac. You control the pigment content--use very little for a translucent veil of metallic or use more for a solid metal look.



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