Conference on Gilding Arts

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Date(s) - 05/06/2017 - 11/06/2017
All Day

University of Texas


The Society of Gilders announces its 2017 Gilding Conference, to be held June 5-10, at the University of Texas at Arlington.  The schedule features classes at all levels – oil gilding, water gilding, verre eglomise, tooling on leather, book edge-gilding, gesso engraving and carving (Reparure), decoratve painting and plaster finishes, and estofado/sgraffito, as well as lectures, social events, and a community project for hands-on experience.  Housing is on campus in a brand new dorm.  You do not have to be a member, although members get a large discount and you can join at any time. More information, pricing and schedules are at and click on the “Conference” tab.

For questions, please contact me, Naomi Lipsky, at

Hope to see you there!