Workshop on Minimal Intervention on Limp Vellum Archival Bindings
To: Friday 24.11.17
London Metropolitan Archives, London
This two-day workshop will look at the execution and adaptation of sewn-on book covers that are quick and simple to make but effective and non-intrusive. The sewing structures and covers designs can be adopted as a one-off conservation intervention or as a part of a large collection's preservation plan.
Participants will have the opportunity to make three to four conservation structures and discuss their potential use or possible modifications with fellow conservators.
Lecturer: Lara Speroni, private conservator
Participants: Max 12 people
Course fee: UKP 200
For further information and to register please contact:
Caroline De Stefani
Conservation Studio Manager
London Metropolitan Archives
Town Clerk’s Department
40 Northampton Road
London EC1R 0HB
+44 20 7332 3863