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Conservation of Tracing Paper

From: Thursday 27.06.19
at 9:00am
To: Friday 28.06.19
at 6:00pm
Location:

The National Archives

Bessant Drive
Richmond
TW9 4DU
United Kingdom

Cost:

£395.00

Event type: 
Course
Event language: 
English
Summary: 

The main focus of this workshop is to gain an understanding of the different treatments available for the conservation of tracing paper.

Event description: 

Emphasis is on hands-on work on both original objects and practice pieces.

While discussions will cover the manufacturing processes of tracing paper and the deterioration and damage which may be encountered, the practical sessions will include tape removal, tear mending, loss repair, dyeing and lining.

Presenters:

Hildegard Homburger