Metallic Boards - Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt is an Austrian artist from the Art Nouveau movement that was famous for adding metallic gold details to his beautiful paintings. Have fun imitating his art with this easy technique using metallic transfer sheets!

  • 4 years +
  • DIY Activity
  • Sense of Colours

Box content

  • 1 selection of metallic transfer sheets
  • 2 pre-cut, illustrated and adhesive boards
  • 1 small knife to remove the protective layer
  • 1 set of instructions
  • Made in France
  • Components


With the help of metallic transfer sheets and pre-cut adhesive boards, have fun imitating Gustav Klimt’s style by adding metallic details to beautiful illustrations. Chidlren will be able to easily create their first works of art, without making a mess!

This arts & crafts activity is based on an ingenious technique that consists in transferring metallic pigments onto pre-sized and pre-cut magnets. It’s magical and mess-free!All they need to do is follow a few simple steps:

  1. Peel of the protective layer of the zone you wish to add metallic colours to;
  2. Place a metallic transfer sheet on the adhesive zone, with the coloured side facing up;
  3. Softly rub the sheet with the tip of your finger to transfer the metallic pigments from the sheet onto the adhesive surface;
  4. Remove the sheet;
  5. Admire the final result and start over with a new colour!

This creative activity is as magical as it is fun! It also has a guaranteed result to encourage children in their creative journey.