Today I was visiting with a friend who showed me a woven silver
brooch she’d made. To enhance it further, she put the gold sizing Rio
sells on some of the areas and applied gold leaf on top of it.
However…24 hours later the gold was still tacky (damp) in spots. I
asked her why she did this technique instead of Keum-Bo and she said
it was so much easier—no heat to deal with, no flying pieces of
I looked in the Rio catalog and am wondering if this product is
actually to be used on metal. Most sizing I’ve seen in the past was
Wondering if anybody has experience with this product, if it’s to be
used on metal…and if it holds up.
Also, thanks to everyone who responded to my tumbler query. I’ve got
3 machines going right now and am experimenting.