Toronto-based designer Marybeth Ting specializes in the ancient art of Verre Églomisé, a French term meaning gilding and reverse painting on glass. Gilding is the process of applying genuine gold leaf or other precious metal leaf on a surface.
A member of the Society of Gilders, she has attended the workshops of master gilders Miriam Ellner, Charles Douglas, Jill London, Ekaterina Aksenova, Sandra Spannan and Peggy Pettigrew Stewart. She studied patination under Lori Lemare, a renowned Canadian visual artist specializing in decorative painting and art restoration.
Her work has been featured in ARIDO’s Art by Designers in 2015 and 2016. Marybeth is a professional member of ARIDO (Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario) and ASID (American Society of Interior Designers, New York Metro).