Sponsler Specialized Services has been producing personalized gifts for over 60 years. Since 1951, there have been about 60,000 plates sold in all 50 states and nine countries. Plates were available for a variety of fraternal organizations, as well as to commemorate special family events, such as weddings, new babies, anniversaries, birthdays, and to honor grandparents. Our most prolific painter painted over 30,000 plates for us before she retired in 2009. A calculation indicates that if 30,000 10-inch diameter plates were stacked, the height of the stack would be equal to that of the
We are sorry that hand-painted plates are no longer available. Please see the following "Personalized Plaques" section of our website for a description of products currently offered.
In 1994, an entirely new line of commemorative wall plaques was added to the company’s diverse range of hand-painted plates. The plaques are available to commemorate fraternal leadership or family highlights, as well.
The plaques present the same information as the plates, but in a picture format. Each is framed in a black solid wood frame with glass, matted in your choice of red, green, blue, yellow, burgundy, purple, or lavender. Please inquire if you need a special color.
To order, send your information along with a check payable to Elaine Sponsler, via U.S. Mail to: Elaine Sponsler, 288 Cedar Road, Golden CO 80401. Orders cannot be placed directly from this website.