Volunteering for the Barkcloth Research Project

The conservation programme for the project is supported by MPhil students from the Centre for Textile Conservation and Technical Art History working with us as conservation volunteers.

Colour photograph showing a conservation student, Beth Knight, working on a Samoan siapo tasina cloth, GLAHM E.592/1 (copyright University of Glasgow)
Conservation student, Beth Knight, working on a Samoan siapo tasina cloth, GLAHM E.592/1

Four student volunteers share their experiences with working on Pacific barkcloth from both the Hunterian Museum and the Economic Botany Collection, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew on the Textile Conservation: A blog about textile conservation at the University of Glasgow blog.