Due to extraordinarity and uniqness of every project the price is normally based on the amount of working hours (including a drawing) and difficulty of work. Materials, traveling expenses (to meet a client once or several times), delivery, insurance during delivery and any other extra expenses under a client’s responsibility. A price for a working hour is £77 (17.5% VAT included).
The material that could be used for a future commission is any type of wood available on the market today including saw cut and sliced veneer. All required alcohol based lacquers and polishes are already premade or will be made by Yuri Karpov personally. Yuri does not use any already made and ready to use lacquers made by the manufacturers. Waxes some already premade by Yuri some made by manufacturers. Gold leaf, silver leaf is available in wide range of different carats and colors. Glues are mainly rabbit skin, hide and sturgeon (fish glue). Rear materials such as ivory, mammoth, tauter shell, etc. could be found upon request.
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