Conserving and Cleaning Feathers: A Hands-on Introduction


In this video, Nicole Grabow, Objects Conservator and Preservation Conservator at the Midwest Art Conservation Center, provides an overview of conservation ethics and the basic anatomy of feathers. Feather cleaning techniques are demonstrated, and session participants practice cleaning methods. This session was part of the ATALM annual conference held in Prior Lake, Minnesota, on October 8-11, 2018.