Description of Service offered:
Membership of professional bodies:
Professional gilding and restoration on antique furniture
Gilding (water and oil), restoration/repairs and cleaning of fine antique furniture, picture frames, overmantels mirrors, console tables etc. Traditional materials used, gesso, bole and real 24 carat gold-leaf. Reference letters and portfolio of work available.
Member of the York Consortium of Tradesmen
Five years training and working at Cooke Antiques, Dublin, Ireland and 19 years in the business working for various antique dealers in Ireland and the UK. Peter Coyle, Paul Cooke, Dick Reid, Charlie Wallrock and Ray Thompson to name a few
Added / updated 20/3/14