tear repair with needle and thread

tear repair with needle and thread
It’s not always the painted side of a painting that counts when it comes to conservation. Also the backside can become a very interesting conservation issue. In this case where the angry artist destroid his canvas, it is possible to do a tear repair with needle and thread. Weaving up and down the threats is an exhausting job…but very satisfying as it becomes a strong connection.

tear repair with needle and thread

 

 

Der Trecker (THE PULLER) developed by W. Heiber

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´Der Trecker´ was introduced to me by Ulrike Fischer researcher at the Doerner institute Munchen during the workshop TEAR BONDING given at the SRAL (Stichting Restauratie Atelier Limburg) May 2011. Der Trecker was invented by Winfried Heiber for bringing together … Continue reading