Conservation Services

We provide a wide range of conservation services. Every project is tailored to the needs of your object or collection. We are willing to travel, or you can bring objects to us for examination and treatment in our studio in Urbana, IL.

Please contact us to begin the discussion!

Treatment and condition assessments of objects

     Accepted materials include but are not limited to:

Archaeological and ethnographic materials

Ceramics and glass

Decorative arts






Archaeological site conservation

On-site conservation of finds

Conservation and stabilization of collections after excavation

Site condition surveys

Rehousing of objects or collections
Collections surveys
Conservation science research
Materials characterization or analysis
Curatorial research
Contract work with institutions (willing to travel)
Lecturing, presentations, education, workshops

(specific topics within conservation, and advocacy of conservation and cultural heritage preservation)





Custom Art and Design

Custom paintings and drawings, in the media of your choice! Wedding stationery, advertisements, posters, etc.

See Custom Art and Design.


A consultation with the object at hand is necessary to determine the best course of action for a particular object or collection. We charge $50 for a consultation (up to 1 hour).* If you opt to use our services for examination, documentation, and/or treatment the consultation fee will be credited toward the project total.




*Travel fees are assessed as needed.