The Three S's . . . . Slip on - Slip off- Smash grasshopper
Posted not by Gina but by Gina's best and long time friend, Susie ?
Mask off area where you don't want gold leaf. The remaining section paint with SIZE (rabbit skin glue). Wait till almost dry. Apply sheet of Gold Leaf. Polish with soft cloth.
You can now apply dried flowers or scribe a swirling pattern directly into gold leaf.
Turn off the lights. Open a bottle of champagne.
Gene planted 100 saplings in two days, what a guy!
It is the background that makes the difference