Practical Gilding Excellent Guide to Techniques and Materials (few illustrations)
The Art of the Painted Finish for Furniture & Decoration: Antiquing, Lacquering, Gilding & The Great Impersonators An oldie but goodie, includes gilding section
Plaid 6110 :Craft Liquid Leaf One Step Leafing Paint, 0.75-Ounce, Classic Gold For small areas and touchup of non-valuables, only.
Dutch Gold Patent (Imitation Gold Leaf) 5-1/2 x 5-1/2 inch sheets Book of 25 Leaves One of our favorites - available in other colors and patterns too
Variegated Leaf VL02 (1Booklet -25 sheets/Loose Type) Variegated leaf is ideal for architectural ornament.