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Pinned insects conservation course

From: Monday 18.05.20
at 10:00am
To: Wednesday 20.05.20
at 4:00pm
Location:

Clifton Park Museum Day Room, Rotherham, (near Sheffield) S65 2AA

Cost:

£300

Summary: 

Pinned insects conservation course

Event description: 

his course requires steady hands!  You will be learning how to repair insect and other dried, pinned arthropod specimens that have sustained physical and pest damage, also disruption due to verdigris and rust.  Much use of Gampi tissue and learning how to repair and restore butterfly wings that have been munched by pests.  Visual aids will be available to borrow or to purchase as required.

Please contact Simon Moore: couteaufin@btinternet.com for more details and registration.