You will be introduced to the factors of deterioration and how to prevent further destruction.
You will also learn how to create a protective enclosure for your repaired document, how to create a window mat for display purposes and how to make a custom-built archival box to house your family treasures.
A Carr McLean Archival Supplies Catalogue will be provided for each student.
Conserving Your Family History runs for 5 classes. Each class is 2 ½ hours long and is held on Saturday mornings from 10 am - 12:30 pm. This course is on-going throughout the year and will begin when two or more participants have registered. The cost is $350.00* including all taxes and materials.
The hands-on component of this workshop includes encapsulating a document, making photo corners and mounting a photograph, and creating a small protective folder.
Basic Stabilization of Documents and Photographs is held on Tuesdays from 10:00 am - 12:30 pm or from 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm. The workshop is on-going throughout the year and will run when two or more participants have registered. The cost is $100.00* including all taxes and materials
* Prices are subject to change without notice