Author archive for may

  • A Spangled Opportunity

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      Conservation of the Tapestries from the Spangled Bedroom at National Trust Property Knole by May Berkouwer Textile Conservation We are…

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  • Conserving an Embroidered Fragment by Mrs Delany

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    Recently we had the pleasure of working on one of the exquisite embroideries by Mrs Delany. Mrs Mary Delany was an…

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  • Fans in new display at Ickworth House

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    We were recently commissioned to conserve a small selection from the gorgeous Ickworth House NT fan’s collection. After being surface…

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  • Dress for the War: Costume Mounting Uniforms for IWM Duxford

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    Dressed for War: Costume Mounting for The American Air Museum, IWM Duxford The year started with a large, on-site project…

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  • IWM’s Civic Banner goes on display at Limerick Museum to celebrate the Easter Uprising 1916

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    The Imperial War Museum in London owns the Civic Banner bearing the coat of arms of Limerick which was confiscated…

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  • “Christ in Glory” – Coventry Cathedral

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    Article in Museums + Heritage on line magazine outlining the impressive cleaning of this great Tapestry. To read this article…

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  • V & A Galleries

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    For the past two years our studio team has worked tirelessly  to conserve the tapestry ‘Moses and Pharoahs Crown’ The tapestry…

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  • 552 square metres of vacuuming

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    For the past four weeks our studio has teamed up with Textile Conservation Ltd to conserve the Christ in Glory in…

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  • An Interesting Find!

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    Recently, we had a guest in the studio who brought in a sampler for May to examine and possibly get…

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  • Student Internship Completed

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    Jamie Robinson, a student on the MPhil Textile Conservation course at the University of Glasgow completed her summer placement here…

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