NEW WORKSHOP! BASIC ENCLOSURES FOR LIBRARY BOOKS AND DOCUMENTS

DATE:  NOVEMBER 14, 2013

Presented by Asa Yoshie, Conservation Technician

Location:

The Autry National Center, Classroom 3
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Parking is free.

Directions 

REGISTRATION FEE:  $100 (includes refreshments, and materials fee for enclosure boards and primary tools)

REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 8:30 AM

PROGRAM: 9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Half Day – 4hrs, maximum 8 participants

DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM

This is a hands-on workshop where participants will learn to create basic 4-flap (Tux box) archival enclosures for library bound/unbound objects.  Instructor will demonstrate how to measure, cut, fold and use adhesives, and the participants will take home two finished enclosures and basic tools for creating future enclosures. Other examples of enclosures will also be shown during the workshop.

 Instructor:  Asa Yoshie received an MFA in Book Arts and Printmaking from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. She previously worked at the Huntington Library as a conservation technician. Asa currently resides in San Diego and operates her own studio while teaching the art of books to the local community.

Who should attend? Library, archives, and other repository staff who have responsibility for the care of rare books, manuscript and object collections.

SPACE IS LIMITED to 8 PARTICIPANTS SO REGISTER NOW! 

 To register send the following information to Linda Mehr at the address below along with your check.

Name ______________________________

Institution __________________________

Address ____________________________

______________________________________

E-mail ______________________________

Telephone __________________________

REGISTRATION FEE:  $100

All checks payable to LAPNet

Registration deadline October 30, 2013

 Mail to:

Linda Harris Mehr
Margaret Herrick Library Director
Fairbanks Center for Motion Picture Study
333 S. La Cienega Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA  90211

Registration questions contact: Linda Mehr at (310) 247-3033

Email:  lmehr@oscars.org

LAPNet was established in January 1987 to meet the preservation needs of librarians, conservators, archivists and records managers in Los Angeles City and County. It is managed by a Steering Committee drawn from libraries and other record repositories.  LAPNet aims to serve as a forum of information exchange and foster the development of preservation and cooperative programs among all the libraries in the area, irrespective of their type or size.

On the web:    http://lapreservation.wordpress.com/

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