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Preservation of rare Books and Documen

workshop

Preservation of rare Books and Documen

Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English
workshop

Preservation of rare Books and Documen

workshop

Preservation of rare Books and Documen

Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 6 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

WILL WE DEVELOP TECHNICAL AND PRACTICAL COMPETENCES in how to keep our books graphic documents in good condition for many, many years? The books and documents are part of our heritage and we are especially important on a personal level, since they may contain invaluable content. This course systematizes the ways of identifying the pathologies, revealing the care to be taken, the methods and procedures to be applied, the prevention techniques and ways of minimizing damages, performing paper repairs. 1 - Concepts Preventive Conservation Interventive and curative conservation Restoration 2 - Materials Supports Paints Stickers Binding Supplies 3 - Damage and loss agents Internal and External Damage Agen Most frequent damages 4 - Minimization and repair of damages Techniques and resources Sanitation Planning Repair and consolidation

Your host

Learn more about LusoBIBLOS

LusoBIBLOS

I’m co-founder of the Amazing BIBLOS Company and I have the Phd degree in Graphic Design, Lisbon ISEC and certified in paper and boock conservation in RDW, Scotland, and I am a binder and artistic gilder with more than 35 years of experience, son of master binder and grandson of typographer. I have given classes in higher education and workshops in several countries and institutions. I speak several languages: English, French, Spanish, Italian and a little of German. I have technical and practical knowledge of several worldwide traditional techniques.

What's included

Equipment
We have accommodation and an atelier equipped with all kind of equipment and tools, we will use various types of supports and

Where you'll be

Visits or outings to be programmed locally, consonant with personal interests! And the conveniences of the topics to be developed.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 16 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

We have room for accommodation and you just have to come and learn and share!

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LusoBIBLOS
Preservation of rare Books and Documen
New experience
£36/person
New experience
£36/person