Come and learn how to Gold Leaf in the beautiful grounds of the Bradgate Park estate. We’re in the Visitor Centre, located at the centre of the Park at the Deer Barn. The Visitor Centre can be found by following the carriageway through the Park from either the Newtown Linford (1 mile) or the Cropston car parks (3/4 mile).  A day to learn the art of illumination using gilding techniques and real gold leaf. Enhance two initial letters with gold leaf and vibrant colours. When booking it is very important that you let Jane know which letters you have chosen.

Gold leaf, glue, brushes and paper are all provided. There will be lots of extras available to buy on the day.

Light refreshments are included, but don’t forget to bring your own lunch as we will be having a 1/2 hour break to relax a little.
  
Everything is provided for the class including gold leaf initial letters and card (all yours to keep) along with Jane’s years of knowledge and information on this historic skill. Many other products for excelling at this art will be available to buy on the day

Each workshop is a full day session 

£66 per person (Spaces limited to 15 people)

Please book directly with Jane using this link  Book here

*No parking on site, car parking fees of £3 apply and a walk to the Deer Barn. The nearest car park to the Visitor Centre is Hallgates Car Park, please allow 20 minutes for the walk.

Course is in the upstairs room of the Visitor Centre (No lift available) 

Accessibility

The meeting room is situated on the first floor via metal stairs.  There is no lift. Blue badge holders are permitted to park at the Deer Barn under prior agreement. 

Blue Badge holders are to pay for parking upon their arrival at the Deer Barn which the Event Coordinator will facilitate.

Parking fees Monday-Friday £3.00

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