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Re: [BKARTS] gold leaf question



Carole Vanderhoof wrote:
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> I am doing hand tooling on calf using egg white.  I am having some trouble with the leaf flaking off.

Carole,

Did you pre-treat the leather (pastewash or thin gelatin) before tooling?

Don Rash

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