Engaging the services of out-of-town conservators is not unusual – art conservation is not a strip-mall service and, even in major cities, conservators are not a dime-a-dozen lot. When I moved to Vancouver Island in 2015, I hadn’t anticipated the strong draw my home province would continue to exert, or the flow of conservation projects [...]
For 30 years, I've collected stories about my conservation work and the storied people and artworks I've had the privilege to come across. Check back here regularly to read about conservation treatment, research and news, for a behind-the-scenes (dans les coulisses) look at this historic and critical métier. Let the stories begin!