Vanishing Teasures 2017 Training – MATERIALS course
Ron Anthony (Anthony & Associates); Sterling Holdorf (NPS); Mary Webb (NPS)
This five-day workshop is composed of two modules covering the basics of wood preservation and historic window and door preservation. The first module (two days) is dedicated to learning about the use of wood in common construction, its properties, and appropriate treatments. The second module (three days) is devoted to learning about the history of windows, window and door anatomy, and basic repair techniques. Students are allowed to sign up for either the first module or for both modules. Students are not permitted to register for only the second module.