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Subject: Workshop on collections care

Workshop on collections care

From: Amanda Resch <aresch<-at->
Date: Thursday, February 12, 2009
Focus on Collections Care Workshop Series
University of Washington
APRIL 22-24, 2009

Registration Open

Balboa Art Conservation Center (BACC) will be presenting a three-day
workshop series designed for institutions with material-based
collections in Seattle at the Watertown Hotel
<URL:> hosted by the University of
Washington. Staff involved in collections care stewardship, policy
making, exhibition development, installation, and students in degree
related programs are encouraged to attend.  A selection of workshop
titles will be offered to allow participants to select the training
topics appropriate to their needs and experience levels.  Cost
varies depending upon the number of workshops taken and individuals
from qualifying institutions may apply for stipend assistance.

New Focus on Collections Care workshops being offered include:

    Preserving Museum Collections 101
    Preserving Museum Collections 301
    Care of Collections: Books
    Care of Collections: Textiles
    Care of Collections: Paper and Photographic Materials

Or, participants may also enroll in the new three-day intensive
Emergency Preparedness Intensive for Material Collections.

Please visit


to view the complete workshop brochure with course descriptions and
a registration form, or contact the

    BACC Field Service Office

Balboa Art Conservation Center (BACC)
Western Region Field Service Office
Amanda Resch, Field Service Project Manager (Acting)
PO Box 3755, San Diego, CA 92163
Fax: 619-236-0141

                  Conservation DistList Instance 22:46
                 Distributed: Friday, February 13, 2009
                       Message Id: cdl-22-46-020
Received on Thursday, 12 February, 2009

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