Where: The Living Arts Centre, Hawthorne St, Blackall QLD
When: 15 and 16 June 2019
Cost: $40 per day Blackall Historical Society Members; $45 per day non-Members
Register: Contact Elizabeth Russell, Blackall Historical Society on P: 0467 575 930 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Collection Management – Cataloguing with Lisa Jones
When: Saturday 15 June 2019, 9.30am - 4.30pm
The workshop will cover:
- The Devil is in the Detail – the principals of good collection management
- Organised Collections – the principals of good collection documentation
Part 1: Cataloguing systems – PC based or online
Part 2: cataloguing systems demonstration and practice
About Lisa Jones
Lisa has more than 30 years’ experience in the museum sector. In 1997 she gained employment as Curator of the Queensland Police Museum where she currently works. Lisa has run a consultancy business since 1997 and enjoys being involved with, and remains connected to the broader museum industry, through her involvement with Museums & Galleries Queensland and the Brisbane History Group.
Preventive Conservation with Christine Ianna
When: Sunday 16 June 2019, 9.30am - 4pm
The workshop will provide participants with a general overview and hands-on experience of preventive conservation principles that underpin the use and preservation of cultural collections. The workshop will cover:
- Key elements and terminology of Preventive Conservation
- Factors contributing to deterioration of collections and objects in collections
- Controlling and preventing damage and deterioration factors
- Condition reporting
About Christine Ianna
Christine has worked in the Museum and Materials Conservation profession in Queensland for more than thirty years. She has held Conservation positions at the Queensland Museum, Queensland State Archives and State Library of Queensland. Christine is a Professional Member of the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material (AICCM), the peak body for Conservators in Australia.
These workshops are proudly brought to you by the Blackall Historical Society and Museums & Galleries Queensland and are supported by the Regional Arts Development Fund. The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is a partnership between the Queensland Government and Blackall-Tambo Regional Council to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland.