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Regional Heritage Stewardship Program Workshop II

June 20 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Fundraising for Collections Care and Artifact Handling and Housing

This workshop was organized by the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts and is hosted by the Wiregrass Museum of Art.

Through thoughtful planning and effective grant writing, your organization can be competitive in seeking public and private funding to preserve cultural collections. This workshop will examine the planning process funders want to see, elements of a successful grant proposal, and regional funding opportunities.Participants will also learn about safe handling and housing techniques for both flat and three dimensional objects. Discussion will include how to prepare work areas, best practices for moving various types of artifacts, and identifying potential conservation concerns before handling.

Speaker: Samantha Forsko, CCAHA Preservation Specialist
Location: Wiregrass Museum of Art
Fee: $30 per day, $50 for Workshops I & II
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June 20
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts


Wiregrass Musueum of Art
126 Museum Ave
Dothan, 36303 United States
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