Art Gilding Australia
We are experts in the application of gold and silver leaf
Metal leaf gilding services, classes and supplier of art gilding materials

Got extra time on your hands during Isolation?
There has never been a better time to start Gilding.

Special Gilding Kit Offer

Get all the materials you need to start gilding your own beautiful items from the comfort of your own home
PLUS! – a video call with Brigitte Eggert to get you started


Learn the ancient craft of gold leafing

Unlock the secrets of this glamorous decorative art in our Surry Hills, Sydney studio, with a range of courses to suit all interests and skill levels starting from $50, we have a course to suit you.

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Professional gilding and antique restoration

We offer professional gilding and antique restoration in our Sydney studio, on picture- and mirror frames, French clocks and antique and modern artworks. You can trust us to care for your most precious item.

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On-site gilding services

Art Gilding provide national and international architectural on-site gilding services for residential, commercial, interior and exterior projects.

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Gilding materials & supplies

We sell a complete range of gold and metal leaf as well as variety of gilding tools.
Our Basic Gilding Starter Kit has everything you need to begin practicing gold leafing at home.

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Join our Introduction to Gilding Class

Our Two Hour Gold or Silver Leafing workshop is just $50

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Meet our Master Gilder

Master Gilder, Karl Eggert, is internationally recognised as a leader in the world of gilding.

Since starting his training as an apprentice and becoming a Master Gilder in his late 20s Karl has worked around the world, advising and educating a legion of trainee gilders. With a keen eye for detail and a passion for excellence, Karl’s reputation for commitment and high standards has seen demand for his services come from numerous prestigious projects.

A desire to share his skills led to the establishment of the Art Gilding Academy. Thousands of students from across the world have attended his classes, with particular demand for the intensive Master Classes.

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A view of our work

See some of the stunning projects we’ve worked on locally and worldwide.

  • Residential Gilding
  • Commerical Gilding
  • Historical & Prestige Gilding
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Watch our video from the Colour In Your Life TV series

Sit back and relax while you watch this 25 minute, full length episode of the popular international television series Colour In Your Life. Meet the team, watch an in depth gilding demonstration and learn about the techniques of our beautiful craft.

Art Gilding’s Discover Gilding workshop featured on Sydney Weekender, Channel 7

This 3 minute video will show you the basic skills of faux gold leaf application as taught in our Discover Gilding Workshop

It is our passion to pass on our considerable skills to anyone who wishes to learn this age old craft of gilding. It is our commitment to give every student support, in order to maximize their potential and help them to reach their goals