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
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  • 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 
07440158361