Search Results for: "Graduate Diploma"

  • Furniture

    Conservation of a Tea Caddy, Part 1

    Posted on 29th July 2020

    Graduate Diploma Conservation Studies student Dan Mifsud specialises in Furniture. In this blog post, he discusses the history, condition and interpretation of an ornate tea caddy, kindly loaned for conservation by the Museum of the Home.

  • Books & Library Materials

    Back to basics: lockdown papermaking

    Posted on 23rd July 2020

    Whilst in Lockdown at home, Graduate Diploma Conservation Studies student Florence Watson took the opportunity to get back to basics and make paper from scratch. Read the blog post to find out about the process, including making a mould and deckle.

  • Furniture

    A gentler approach to fixing your wobbly legs

    Posted on 9th July 2020

    Graduate Diploma Conservation Studies student David Edwards discusses his latest project: the conservation of a set of six mid-19th century oak rush-seated country chairs. Read more in the blog post.

  • Furniture

    Conservation of a Thonet 'No.28' chair

    Posted on 24th March 2020

    As part of his studies, Graduate Diploma Conservation Studies student David Edwards has been working on the conservation of a Thonet ‘No.28’ chair, which is owned by the Edward James Foundation. 

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