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Posted on 18 January 2022 by Sorcha Riby
This is a video on UV and IR photography and post-processing I’ve made as part of the Project Report assessment for the first-year module, Practical Projects 2. It’s aimed at […]
Posted on 18 January 2022 by Courtney Lyons
Are you coming to study MSc Conservation Practice? Are you thinking about changing your career and retraining as an object conservator? Not sure what to expect? Here is a little […]
Posted on 17 January 2022 by Alice Law
Conservation is collaborative field. Training is a constant process of learning, tying together strands of different disciplines to understand options for treating an object – how it was made, the […]
Posted on 6 January 2022 by Leonie McKenzie
Why the investigation? When conserving objects, it is important to know what materials it’s made up from. This will give insight into the types of decay or damage that might […]
Posted on 23 March 2020 by Caitlin Jenkins
Some objects that arrive at the university lab are too large or complex for a single person to work on, so their responsibility is given to a 'project manager', usually […]
Posted on 5 March 2020 by Caitlin Jenkins
Today is World Book Day, a worldwide celebration of the joys of books and reading! The theme for 2020 is ‘share a million stories’. I haven’t got quite that many […]
Posted on 4 May 2018 by Rafail Evzonas
I still remember the moment last September when I shook the dust off my clothes in a trench for last time, somewhere in eastern Mediterranean, and packed my suitcases. A […]
Posted on 22 February 2018 by Stephanie Whitehead
Studying the Effect of Varying Silica Gel Amounts on the Relative Humidity Within a Container. Our dissertation is looking at the relative humidity (RH) changes within storage containers that have […]
Posted on 16 September 2017 by Stephanie Whitehead
Congratulations and welcome to our new Cardiff University conservation students! We couldn't be more happy to have you. While we look forward to meeting you I am sure most of […]
Posted on 26 August 2017 by Stephanie Whitehead
This summer has seen many of the Cardiff University students on summer placements and internships. As I headed into my internship at Bolton Museum I expected and prepared myself for […]
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