Restoration & Conservation

 
 
Paintings                           
  
Full conservation and restoration service for oil paintings and watercolours.
Relining service for flaking or torn canvases.
Restretching or new stretchers.
Cleaning and retouching missing paintwork.
Revarnishing.
Cleaning watercolours.
Removing foxing and dirt.
Restoring colour and repairing tears.
Full restoration of antique frames and mirrors.
 
 
 

Highland Cattle in a Scottish landscape by Henry Campbell,c1880This is an example of restoration in progress on an oil painting 

 

Furniture
 
 
 
Repairs and repolishing undertaken to a very high standard, modern or traditional
Hand finishing
Repairs to inlays, marquetry,carving and turning
 
Upholstery
 
Traditional style upholstery to a very high standard, including deep buttoning and leatherwork
 
Bookbinding
 
 
 
Rebinding of all types of books in full or half calf.
Spines with decorative ornamentation and gilding.
Covers in hand-made papers
 
Ceramic Restoration
 
 
Silver Restoration
All types of ceramics, including porcelain and pottery, to museum standards.
 
Replating and repairs, including new glass liners
                                                  
                                                          
                                                       
 
  If you require more information please contact us