Book conservation and repair: leather-bound books

Book conservation and repair: leather-bound books

Teaching Book conservation and repair: leather-bound books This is a structured course covering the repair and conservation of leather bound books. Attention will be paid to the maintenance of historical detail, with emphasis being placed on conservation principles....
Book conservation and repair: vellum-bound books

Book conservation and repair: vellum-bound books

Teaching Book conservation and repair: vellum-bound books Learn to assess books and repair vellum-covered books including limp, semi-limp and boarded style. Work on your own projects in paper, cloth or leather. Basic materials included. For those with some bookbinding...
Book conservation and repair: paper and cloth-bound books

Book conservation and repair: paper and cloth-bound books

Teaching Book conservation and repair: paper and cloth-bound books A structured course in the repair and conservation of paper-backed and cloth-bound books. Paper repair will also be covered in the context of repairs both in situ and to flat documents. You will...
Book conservation for beginners: 1

Book conservation for beginners: 1

Teaching Book conservation for beginners: 1 This is an introductory course covering the basic structure of the book. Conservation terminology and principles will be explained and applied to the repair of individual items. The course will cover the initial assessment...
Book conservation for beginners: 2

Book conservation for beginners: 2

Teaching Book conservation for beginners: 2 Learn how to repair cloth case volumes and ’perfect’ bindings. Identify and repair different book structures such as hollow and tight backed books and how to pare and tone leather for book repair. This is an introductory...