This seminar provides practical advice on how best to care, store and protect paintings, whether an inherited collection of ancestral paintings or invested personal art collection. You will receive advice on how best to care for your paintings, tips to monitor their condition, recommendations of storage best practice and pitfalls to avoid. Additionally, invaluable insights into professional cleaning and restoration processes, and guidance for paintings affected in a disaster situation.
About Julia Stockdale
Julia is the Key Account Manager at Fine Art Restoration Company - a family-run business with over 35-years'' experience of cleaning and restoring artworks, fine furniture and ceramics. Julia has a wealth of experience in advising families, country houses, estates, historic properties and organisations in relation to the care, restoration and conservation of artworks as well as putting restoration plans in place. Our services cover the whole of the UK and further afield. We have fully trained, accredited and experienced conservators as well as our own trained art handlers and transportation to collect and deliver artworks to our two studios; London and Cumbria. Julia also works closely with the insurance sector, providing advice on how best to treat artworks that have suffered water, smoke or accidental damage.