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May 09th, 2012

A Thai Textile Society Lecture - “PRESERVATION OF YOUR TEXTILE COLLECTIONS

A Thai Textile Society Lecture - “PRESERVATION OF YOUR TEXTILE COLLECTIONS0
PRESERVATION OF YOUR TEXTILE COLLECTIONS

  The Basics, Tips, with Show and Tell


 


Come learn the basics of textile preservation, with an emphasis on how to take care of your collections in a humid and tropical climate.  Meet with the expert Julia Brennan, currently consulting conservator for the Queen Sirikit Textile Museum and owner of Textile Conservation Lab in the U.S.  We’ll have the opportunities to learn how to proper handle textile and experience with more hands on tips.
 
Subjects covered will include climate, environment, proper display methods, storage and handling.  The audience is invited to bring their own textiles, which will be used to discuss problems and solutions.  This part is intended to be more fun and informative.
 

Date: Wednesday, May 9th

Time: 10:00 – 12:00 hrs

Venue: Siam Society, 4th floor, 131 Asoke Rd, Sukhumvit 21

Fee:  Member 100 Baht             Non Member 200 Baht
 
For information and reservation contact:
bkk.tts@gmail.com   Attention: Wipawee Tiyawes
 
The Thai Textile Society wishes to thank The Siam Society for their help with this lecture