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Subject: Workshop on Preventive Conservation

Workshop on Preventive Conservation

From: Elise Yvonne Rousseau <eyrousseau>
Date: Thursday, September 6, 2007
Preventive Conservation, Collections Care, and Mount Making Workshop
Art Conservation de Rigueur
San Francisco
November 10-11, 2007


Programs A and B will be presented again this November 10-11, 2007
(a Saturday and Sunday).

This will be the 5th and final time that the introductory curriculum
of Programs A and B will be offered (for quite some time). However,
an advanced 2 day follow-up course on Designing Exhibit Mounts and
Displays, will be presented in Spring/Summer 2008.

Program A
Preventative Conservation of Textiles and Historic Objects;
Collections Care, Handling, and Storage Techniques

    This seminar will focus on the basic principles of collections
    maintenance, including environmental monitoring, integrated pest
    management, equipment, and the quality of archival materials and
    supplies used for custom housing.

    Saturday, November 10, 2007
    11 am - 4 pm

Program B
Mount Preparation and Object Support: Custom Designed Display
Techniques for Exhibiting Costume, Textiles, and Historic Object

    This session will be a hands-on technical studio lab. Custom
    support and mounts will be designed and fabricated for the
    rolling, housing, hanging, and presentation of five example
    textiles and objects.

    Sunday, November 11, 2007
    11 am - 4 pm

(Programs  A and B: $325)

Enrollment is limited.  Registration must be received by October 25,

For further information and program registration please contact

    Elise Rousseau
    Principal Conservator
    eyrousseau [at] earthlink__net

Please return program fees to:

    577 - 14th Avenue, No. 2
    San Francisco CA 94118

Please make all checks payable to Elise Rousseau.

Elise Yvonne Rousseau, Principal Conservator
415-751-2540 (phone/fax)

                  Conservation DistList Instance 21:22
                Distributed: Monday, September 10, 2007
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Received on Thursday, 6 September, 2007

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