Welcome to Fine Art Conservation, dedicated to the preservation and restoration of art on paper, historic documents, and textiles. Whether you own a single artifact, or are caretaker of a large collection, I work with you to develop a conservation plan tailored to your needs.

Call or e-mail so that we can explore treatment, display, and storage options that will meet your needs.

Rebecca Pavitt
MA in Art Conservation
Accredited Member, Canadian Association of Professional Conservators (CAPC)

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Fine Art Conservation Services: Treatments


Damage, neglect and natural aging can disfigure and destabilize art. Conservation treatment helps turn back the clock. Textiles and Paper Historical Documents Art on Paper See All Treatments ...
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Fine Art Conservation Services: Examination Equipment


The Basis for All Decisions Examination is the first step of any conservation process. Research, materials analysis, and testing, help conservators...


Disaster Preparation and Recovery

We can’t always prevent disasters, but pre-planning can mitigate their impact. Mishaps that effect collections range from “Rare with Catastrophic Consequences”...



You don't have to be a Conservator to love Conservation! Conservation is a fascinating field and I love to share what...

Recent Posts

Conservation Treatment of a Chewed Paper Mache Sculpture

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The Use of Fixatives in Conservation Treatments: a textile case study

Textiles can be decorated and embellished in countless ways. Something many of these embellishments have in common is sensitivity to...

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Framing Talk

Anyone who has renovated an old house or been saddled with a leaky condo knows all too well that dreadful...

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Packing and Shipping Art on Paper

Mailing and Shipping always involves some risk, but this can be greatly reduced by following a few commonsense practices. Later...

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Art Appraisers and Picture Framers

Art Appraisers British Columbia Kathleen Laverty 604-646-4857 Shaune Macyintyre 604.790.7017 Macintyre Appraisers Picture Framers: US and UK California Framer's Workshop Connecticut Frame and Artgallery II Kentucky Great Angles Massachusetts Framed In Tatnuck Michigan Parrish Fine Framing and...

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