April Blog – ‘Foxing’

April Blog – ‘Foxing’

If you are a collector of watercolour paintings or works on paper, you may be familiar with the appearance of reddish brown spots on your painting, commonly known as ‘foxing’. These rusty looking patches can mar the appeal of your painting, and if left untreated can...
Cleaning an Oil Painting

Cleaning an Oil Painting

Cleaning an oil painting can include surface cleaning or alternatively varnish removal. Surface cleaning refers to the removal of surface dirt and grime from your painting without affecting the varnish layer. Treatment aims to aesthetically improve the painting. It...
The Importance of Artwork Protection

The Importance of Artwork Protection

A precious piece of art deserves a well-suited accompanying frame for the best artwork protection. The purpose of the frame is to not only be aesthetically pleasing but to act as a form of artwork protection from environmental damage. Unfortunately, many people who...