Masterclass: Conservation for non-conservators [Past Event]

Tue 27 Sep, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop in now booked out

This workshop is being delivered in Geelong in partnership with AMAGA Victoria and AICCM Exhibitions SIG symposium Exhibitions: Inclusive and Sustainable Practices. The day will consist of a  presentation and discussion focusing on the preventive care of collections including risks, storage and display guidelines, storage and display materials, and basic mount making techniques will precede 3 hands on activities.

This workshop is for those with little or no conservation experience. Places are very limited.

This program is sponsored by Archival Survival (and we thank them for that!).

The 3 techniques that will be taught are:

  • Supporting 2D documents/photos for display
  • Making a padded hanger
  • Making a book cradle 
Venue
National Wool Museum
26 Moorabool Street
Geelong VIC 3220
This event has finished