Subject:   Sticky Tape, Moths and Men, the problems they cause and the remedies I use.

Lecturer: Jaqueline Hyman

 The lectures will focus on textile conservation taking a light-hearted approach, but illustrating the more serious consequences and how to deal with them. The lectures will cover a variety of textile items, and Jacqueline (an expert Textile Conservator) will show how these problems are overcome with advice given on prevention. She will also cover cleaning, repair, storage and display of a variety of textile items. You are invited to bring along your own textiles for advice on their conservation.

The day includes refreshment including a two-course lunch of:

Roast Chicken with all the trimmings

Warm Plum Tart with crumble topping and ice cream

(Vegetarian option and special dietary requirement available)

If you are interested in coming to the day please contact Helen Beck (01474 568290) or email

N.B Notes are provided for each participant who attends a special interest day