2 mix Gelatin Size with warm water not hotter than 150 degrees to avoid over cooking gelatin. Once Gelatin dissolves, mix well and the Water Sizing will froth up and be Ready. At 165 degrees the protein strands die and becomes inert effectively dead Sizing.
Making Water Size for Reverse Glass Gilding Gold leaf
A short How To video on making "Water Size" for Reverse Glass Gilding Gold leaf. Learn more on How to make and mix Water size with Gilders Gelatin for making reverse glass signs and hand made mirrors. Advanced techniques are available through advanced workshops, and at Gilders and Letterhead Gatherings.