The Art We Love

We work with different decorative arts from early America, each with a unique style. These art categories hold a special place in our country’s history, and we honor that legacy by practicing their techniques and sharing them.

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Membership Community

Our members come from many different areas of the world, but we are drawn together by a shared passion for Early American history and artistry. New members are welcome to join and experience the benefits of the Society.

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Our Online Store

HSEAD has a variety of books, DVDs, and other items available to aid in your enjoyment of Early American Decoration. Take advantage of the research and recognized expertise of our instructors as you delve into the world of these arts.

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Our Mission

HSEAD will maintain a core membership of practicing guild artists supported by active programs of education, research, and exhibitions to perpetuate and expand the unique skills and knowledge of Early American Decoration.

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