#3001 Binding Repairs for Special Collections

$779 usd
Mon Aug 17, 9:00 AM - Thu Aug 20, 5:00 PM (CDT)
Highland Community College, Building H, Room 117, 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, IL  

During this workshop participants will practice conservation techniques for mending structures of original and early bindings. Methods for identifying structures, assessing deterioration and choosing repair techniques will be discussed. Problems that can arise from the repair of original structures and materials will be examined. Participants should bring cloth and leather books needing repair, preferably no later than early 20th century.

Dates: Aug. 17, 18, 19, 20
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Olivia Primanis

Highland Community College, Building H, Room 117, 2998 West Pearl City Road, Freeport, IL
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