‘Learn the Ancient Art of Gilding’ with Siobhan Newton of Miles-Moore Ceramics
Learn the art of gilding, set to be a major trend in interiors for 2020!
This masterclass gives you the opportunity to gain a unique insight into the ancient art of gilding, where objects are coated with multiple layers of metal leaf. Siobhan Newton of Miles-Moore Ceramics will share her skills and techniques, and will give you ideas on how to bring gilding into your next interiors or craft project, set to be a major trend in 2020.
You’ll then get a chance to have a go at gilding, and return home with a beautiful shiny artwork you have created. No previous experience needed.
Siobhan Miles-Moore is one half of award winning Miles-Moore Ceramics where she uses gilding in her every day practice creating ceramic sculptures. You may have seen her, and her fellow artist Jessica Elleray on Countryfile with the 17 tonne gilded Heartstone in the copper mines valley, Coniston.
Available for show ticket holders only. Our experts are leading these sessions at a special show price to support the show.