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Get Your Cherished Paintings Restored by Las Vegas Professionals

Explore the process of art conservation and value of restoring family heirlooms in this insightful article. Discover how a seasoned art conservator in Las Vegas brings art back to life. Delve into the decision-making process for restoration, where factors like financial, emotional, and historical values intersect. Uncover the transformative power of meticulous conservation, breathing new life into cherished artworks. Join us in celebrating the enduring legacy of family treasures and artistic heritage. For a real-life testimonial, watch our video. Continue reading

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Rain and Flooding in Las Vegas: How to Protect Art and Heirlooms.

Discover essential tips for safeguarding your art and heirlooms from rain and flooding in Las Vegas. With the recent floods causing extensive damage, it’s crucial to take proactive measures to protect your cherished possessions. Learn how to relocate your items to a secure spot, shield them with plastic sheeting, and avoid common mistakes when dealing with water-damaged pieces. Explore the benefits of professional insurance and get insights from Fine Art Conservation Laboratories. Contact them at (805) 666-3415 for expert guidance. Continue reading

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Gorgeous Gilded Age Society Oil Painting Dented by Freak Accident, Los Angeles  –  Art Restoration Due Diligence Tips for Art Collectors

This article and video entertains you with a Los Angeles story about surprising impact damage on 19th century paintings of high society fashion with some tips on condition from an art conservator. See several paintings of gorgeous women in The … Continue reading

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Valuable Exquisite 150 Year Old Painting Destroyed by Careless Handling and Shipping

Damage to artwork from careless handling, lousy packing and then shipping is completely avoidable… and you’d think that an exquisitely painted, $75,000.00 valued oil painting would automatically be treasured and cared for! This extensive damage which resulted from lack of … Continue reading

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Cleaning a painting with smoke damage 30 sec video

Cleaning smoke damage from artwork, other framed items and collectibles is a service we routinely take care of. Paintings are often darkened by discolored varnish too. This gorgeous tonalist vintage painting, about 1920, by Granville Redmond  re-emerges from the darkness … Continue reading

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Rip Repair and Saving Historical Painting of Bishop Ranch Santa Barbara (Goleta) by Henry Chapman Ford

Historic Oil Painting from 1875 of Bishop Ranch- Glen Annie in Goleta, CA by Henry Chapman Ford saved from destruction Scott M. Haskins, Painting Conservator   Art restoration has been more than just interesting as my life’s work. Lots of … Continue reading

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Antique Oil Painting of Old Time Circus Requires Tricks for Cleaning

  I want to show this picture partly because its a very interesting painting and partly because you might enjoy hearing about kind of a strange way of cleaning a painting. Cleaning is part of the art conservation/restoration process but … Continue reading

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