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WE ARE OPEN 1/2 DAYS JANUARY 8th UNTIL 1st FEB. 9am-1pm

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Preserving What Matters to You, with You. 


The most modern private lab in Australia, Endangered Heritage provides Conservation services to the public, to museums, galleries, archives and libraries. 

  • Our qualified conservators have extensive professional experience and each have specialist training in a particular field of conservation. These include: textiles, paintings, frames, objects, metals, paper, books, photographs and technology.  Please check the "Our Team" section of the website to learn more.
  • In addition to treatment, Endangered Heritage are suppliers of a wide range of archival and preservation tools and supplies, enabling our clients to better care for their collections and treasures while on display or in storage.
  • Our range of specialist art supplies continues to grow and includes Kremer pigments, Albox, Liberon, Intercept and Birch. Including gold leaf, book binding materials, hard to source haberdashery supplies and leather and wood care products.

Recent Treatment


Smashed Chinese lamp base:  "Yes, we can..."

This lamp base had been smashed during shipping from the UK to Australia and arrived in a tub with over 20 major fragments.

 

Andrew did a trial build to determine the correct sequence of repair and then adhered the sections with an archivaly stable adhesive.  Losses were filled with marble loaded acrylic polymer.  Final inpainting was carried out using acrylic polymer and Kremer pigments with an acrylic gloss top coat.


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Upcoming Workshops:

Pack up your Frock: Drop off your special gown or difficult to box dress by the 30yj January and on teh 9th of Febuary come alongf to learn how to pack and box your dress. Victoria will carry out a pest eradication treatment and organise the support boxing tissue and materials between teh 30th and hte 9th and then on the 9th at 1pm come along and we will discuss the issues and solutions with packing tricky garments. Cost $330 in advance. 


Care of silver items; Andrew pearce will give a 1 hour presentation on handling and caring for silver and precious metal items. Please book.


Making art and heirlooms for family and profit: There are many issue sin making art or crafts items for sale or gifts. Thsi workshop will cover some of the safety issues and material issues before you invest in your new project. 


Antique Fair at Albert Hall. 23rd-25th or March. See you there. 


Asset managment support: This course will help you to plan and prepare for the better care of your art assets. Learn about handling, transporting and the effects of environmental impacts. Be prepared for flood, fire or insects and learn how to respond. Important insurance issues and loan issues if you are approached to display the work. We will cover everything from collection documentation to disaster plan implementation. 


We are preparing our Calendar for 2018 if you have a special event or workshop need contact us for availablity for next year.