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Gold Leaf Awards


The entry period for the 24th Annual Gold Leaf Awards has closed.

24th Annual Gold Leaf Awards

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors
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  • API Foils
  • Bobst North America
  • Compact Foilers LTD
  • h+m USA, L.P.
  • Infinity Foils, Inc. - a UEI Group Co.
  • ITW Foils
  • Kurz Transfer Products
  • Metal Magic
  • Univacco Foils Corporation
  • Universal Engraving, Inc. - a UEI Group Co.

Gold Sponsors

  • Brandtjen & Kluge, Inc.
  • Brausse Group
  • Crown Roll Leaf
  • Eagle Systems Inc.
  • Great Western Foils
  • Liberty Foil
  • Owosso Graphic Arts, Inc.
  • Sun Chemical

Are you producing award-winning projects? Do you want to gain industry recognition and exposure for your company’s high-quality work? Do you have what it takes to bring home the gold?

If so, the Foil & Specialty Effects Association invites you to enter your best pieces in the 24th Annual FSEA Gold Leaf Awards Competition. This year’s theme – The Time is Now – emphasizes the opportunities provided by specialty print finishing techniques to add color, dimension and eye-catching elements to projects produced throughout the graphic arts industry.

Entries will be judged on design, execution and level of difficulty in over 25 categories with a gold, silver and bronze award presented in each category. A Best of Show award will be selected from among all of the Gold Award winners. All winners will be announced at the Gold Leaf Awards Presentation during the 2017 IADD•FSEA Odyssey on May 17-19 in Schaumburg, Illinois.

Competition winners also will be highlighted in promotional campaigns, PostPress magazine and other trade publications, on the FSEA website and at industry events throughout 2017. To submit entries or for complete information on rules, regulations and entry fees, download an entry form.

DEADLINE: Feb. 17, 2017.

Questions? Contact the FSEA at 785.271.5816.

Previous winners

Each year, the Foil & Specialty Effects Association receives hundreds entries from all over the world that demonstrate the best in foil stamping, embossing and other specialty effects. The coveted Best of Show Award is chosen from amongst all of the Gold Award winners. The following are photo galleries of previous winners.