ACBA Membership

Welcome ACBA Students and Faculty!

Society of Gilders is excited to offer free membership for the 2024 year!

To activate your ACBA membership please use this link to send a membership request to our membership team.

Please include your relationship with The American Academy of Building Arts (ACBA), ie, student, faculty, staff. Provide your full name, address, email and phone. We will get back to you with your membership ID, login information and temporary password.

Contact with any questions.

Your Individual Membership includes:

  • Subscription to The Gilder’s Tip, the bi-annual journal of the Society of Gilders, a full-color publication covering all aspects of the gilding arts, and including a “member news” section.
  • Access to online lectures and subsequent recordings.
  • Subscription to the periodic SOG electronic Newsletter, with class information, member news, and events and updates of gilding interest
  • Discount coupons on purchases of gilding materials from participating corporate members
  • Member discounts on classes, workshops, and lectures offered in the Regional Education Program and at our conferences
  • Listing by personal name with contact information and photo, in the Society of Gilders’ online Directory (or you may choose a private member-only listing)
  • The opportunity to exhibit your work on the Members’ Gallery web page
  • The opportunity to teach classes, in your own location or at conferences, under the sponsorship of the SOG
  • The opportunity to sell work in the Museum of Gilding Arts gallery and shop in Pontiac, IL
  • Participation in SOG art exhibits at conferences, Museums, and other locations.
  • Eligibility for election to the Society of Gilders Board of Trustees
  • One vote in the Society of Gilders elections

Your membership will not automatically renew.