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Seminar on conservation of transparent paper

From: Hildegard Homburger <hombu<-a>
Date: Thursday, May 12, 2005
Seminar: conservation of transparent paper
The seminar will be held in cooperation with the IADA in Berlin,
Sep 15-16, 2005, language: German
Sep 22-23, 2005, language: English

Lecturer: Hildegard Homburger
number of participants: 6

First day:

    Introduction to the history of the manufacture processes
    Introduction to various treatment techniques:

        Every participant gets an object on which he/she will
        practice the following treatments

            *   removal of tapes, water and pressure sensitive
            *   mending of tears with different adhesives
            *   mending losses with tracing paper
            *   flattening, demonstration of Hard-Soft-Sandwich

Second day:

    Every participant will has the opportunity to practice to
    following treatments

            *   dyeing of mending paper
            *   lining with Japanese paper and starch paste
            *   paper pulp application
            *   final discussion

The main focus of the seminar is to gain an understanding of the
several treatment techniques through hands-on working on originals
and dummies.

Fees: 250 Euro, 230 Euro for members of IADA


    Hildegard Homburger
    Krefelder Str.17
    10555 Berlin
    +49 30 3912503 (phone/fax)    hombu<-a t->freenet< . >de

Hildegard Homburger

                  Conservation DistList Instance 18:54
                   Distributed: Friday, May 20, 2005
                       Message Id: cdl-18-54-016
Received on Thursday, 12 May, 2005

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