Gemstone painting and how to producting gemstone painting
- What is gemstone painting?
Gemstone painting is a three-dimensional picture, it make by hand crafted with many kind of stone. There are pricous stone and semi-pricous stone. Al gemstone are natural, not any treatment, form many size, and their properties of gemstone so picture is good colour and strong three-dimenstional painting.
This is example gemstone painting: “Ho Guom”, this famous location in Hanoi capital of Vietnam
2. Material making gemstone painting
Individual colour depend one size and kind of stone. The fundamental of colour and kind of stone is:
- White: White Canxit gtone. White Crystal Quartz gtone, White Topaz gemstone..
- Black: Black Tourmaline gemstone, Black Osidan . Black Crystal quartz…
- Purple: Atmethyst .
- Pink and red: Ruby gemstone, Garnet gemstone, Tourmaline gemstone, Pink Quarzt .
- Yellow and orange-red: Citrine gemstone, Yellow Opal gemstone. Tourmaline gemstone, Canxit stone…
- Dark-green, Grey-green and black-green: Saphire black-green (Sapphire from Phan Thiết- southern Vietnam), Lapis lazuli (Apakistan)…
- Light green and strong green: Green Opal, Malachite gemstone…
- Cyan, blue, blue sky: Sapphire blue, blue opal, peridot ...
- Other colour: it make from mix of power some type stone with the their scale..
This is amethyst crystal for making material gemstone paiting
3. Making gemstone painting
After prepare all material power gemstone, full colour and size. We making painting by hand crafted. We need one ground plate, this material is plastic composition, visible and stable. Depend on size of picture, thickness of plastics is various from 3-6 mm. Small picture, plastic copostion is 3 mm, and large size thickness is 5-6 mm. To make large picture, we need connect some plate plastic together.
Making gemstone painting including 4 step below:
- A draw: with any sence picture, we need a draw same size and high resolution picture. We need take photographe and zoom to same size picture do you want.
- Making ground plate: to make high three-dimension picture, we making ground plate stone on plastic composition, thickness of this layer usually about 1 mm. The colour ground layer depend on sence of picture. Material making this layer is visible an small size. Other function of this layer is help gemstone painting is thicker, stronger…
- Arrange and grafted: this is main step in making gemstone painting. A specialist will arrange and grafted power, piece stone on ground plate by their hand. Many sence, detail need hard working, skillful and patience… This step have some require below:
- A speacialis do this step must have many year experience, high skillfull and art. This art depend on specialis, who making this step. Oher speacialist will make number of art, they will difference.
- Many sence of picture need many type of stone, it depend on colour, size stone specialis will attach on layer.
- When we finish fix sence of picture by power and piece of stone, we continuos connecting and attack it by glue, this special glue for making gemstone. This glue make all power and piece stone into one module, strong and stable.
- When finish arrange, grafted stone and attack glue, gemstone need time to dry about 6-7 day. Then we can go to next step.
- Making fram and transport: when we have dry gemstone painting, we need make frame. It easy step, material of frame depend on our custom require. It cane make from wood, plastic composition… A glass of fram will make picture high resolution, good three-dimention. Thickness of glass is 2 to 5 mm, it depend one size of painting.
All material make gemstone painting is stone, glass… so it usually heavy than other kind product. It need care to transporing, To export painting gemstone, we usually export art not include frame, so picture and reduce size and weight, and easy transport.
This is gemstone painting: “Khue Van Cac”, this famous location in Hanoi capital of Vietnam
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