Welcome to the Eric Gill Society

Welcome to the Eric Gill Society site, a resource for the work and history of Eric Gill and the Guild of St Joseph, founded in Ditchling, Sussex.

Eric Gill as a young artist

The Aims of the Society are: To promote the enjoyment, appreciation and understanding of the work of Eric Gill and the craftworkers and artists associated with him in Ditchling and to support the Ditchling Museum in achieving the same aim.

The Society is in the process of being formed and at this stage its objectives are:

The management of this site and the Society will be in the hands of the Trustees of Ditchling Museum until enough individuals and institutions have registered their interest to enable a committee to be formed and a membership established.

Please register your interest in being a member of the Society. There is no charge for registering your interest in the Society, but donations towards the Society’s development and aims will be welcome.

Donations should be made to Ditchling Museum.

Please address all other correspondence through the email address of this site.

The Society and Copyright

Eric Gill died in November 1940, so the seventy year retention of copyright will end on 31st December 2010.