Society of Gilders

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An international non-profit organization dedicated to the practice and preservation of the art of using gold and metal leaf. We use gilding in all iterations.

The Society of Gilders is a non-profit educational organization devoted to the art and craft of gilding. Our mission is to preserve traditional gilding skills and techniques, and to promote the highest standards in the practice of gilding.
The Society offers...

A unique resource for technical help for gilders, restorers, conservators and all those interested in the gilding arts.
An opportunity to network with other gilders and clients through SOG events and the website.
Classes and workshops where participants learn more about the art of gilding.
Community gilding projects that provide opportunities to practice and hone their gilding skills.
Membership is open to any interested individual, institution or corporation.