Australian Museums and Galleries Association (AMaGA) South Australian branch approached Artlab’s Textiles Conservator to present a workshop to their members.

Textiles conservators presenting a workshop at ArtlabMary-Anne Gooden, Senior Textiles Conservator and Victoria Thomas, Textiles Conservator at Artlab Australia demonstrating techniques of costume mounting during the workshop on 14 October 2021.

Artlab is a member of AMaGA and often work with the South Australian branch presenting workshops to staff and volunteers from local and regional museums and galleries.

The conservators lead the group through the complexities of mounting costumes on mannequins, examining the fundamental techniques plus conveying useful information and practical tips.

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