sandra spannan - nyc

Sandra Spannan, a native of Germany who has lived in NYC since 1993, is a painter, gilder, and founder of see. Studios. As an artist specializing in verre églomisé (glass gilding) as well as restoration and decorative finishes, Sandra has worked on famous private interiors, set designs, landmark restorations, and large-scale commercial projects throughout the world. She has won many awards for her work at the historic Williamsburgh Savings Bank in Brooklyn, NY. Some of her global clients are Victoria's Secret, Balthazar, Le Labo, Deciem, the Ace Hotel, and Tiffany & Co.. Sandra has given gilding workshops and tutorials at the Museum of Arts and Design in NYC, through the Society of Gilders in Chicago, Dallas, and NYC. She has been featured in a gilding documentary directed by Craig Teper, with music by Emmy award winning composer Blake Leyh. Recently, she was featured in the “Sunday Routine” series of the New York Times.