Our workshop provides the following services:

  • Book conservation/restoration -  rebacking, leather/cloth/paper repairs, gold and blind tooling, re-sewing


  • Book binding including photo and scrap books albums - full leather (calf, pig or goat's skin), half or quarter leather, marbled paper and/or cloth
  • Archive, document and print conservation - washing, de-acidification, re-sizing, paper repair and infilling


  • Housing of fragile documents and precious books in bespoke boxes - large choice of acid free covering material


  • Restoration of leather artefacts - treatment of deteriorating leather, gilding, decorative hand tooling and embossing


  • Free estimate/consultation and conservation advice




 "Here, each book is lovingly given a new lease of life, treated sympathetically using traditional materials and techniques"

 Cuckoo Farm Studios, Boxted Road, Colchester, ESSEX CO4 5HH 

United Kingdom
+44 7440158361