Almost finished with the PF05 frame. Looks pretty amazing before the antiquing process.
Heavily rubbed finishes on modern profiles. 12k and 22k gold over black and blue clays.
C&J PF05 frame after carving. Shown in raw wood and gesso. Next step is clay followed by gilding.
C&J frame number PF05.
This is our hand carved C691 American Impressionist frame. The top picture shows the standard gold finish. The bottom is a more heavily antiqued version with extra rub. This illustrates how the same frame can look very different by changing…
A short video showing the water gilding process on our hand carved C530 Louis XIII frame.
Here’s a video showing how our A675 sgraffito frame is made. You can see the full video on our YouTube channel.
C&J hand carved frame number P527 during production.
C&J frame number A641. This is a 3 ¼ inch wide sgraffito frame in 22K gold leaf with a heavily antiqued finish.
Modern profile with 18k lemon gold in a brushed finish over grey clay.