A set of 4 DVDs showing a complete Pottery and Porcelain Restoration Course by Roger Hawkins, Antique Ceramics expert for BBC Antiques Restoration Roadshow.
Also Available are Holiday Restoration Courses.


CONTENTS OF THE DVDs:-Porcelain Restoration Course on 4 DVDs

  • Health and Safety
  • Introductory talks covering different aspects of restoration and conservation
  • Types of ceramics you will encounter
  • Cleaning, care of ceramics and stain removal
  • Dismantling old or badly repaired pieces
  • Cleaning and preparation for gluing together
  • Detailed demonstrations of gluing techniques
  • How and when to use different types of glues and fillers
  • Demonstrations on how to correctly rub down and shape the fillers in preparation for painting
  • Making missing limbs, hands and handles
  • Making moulds and impressions.
  • Modelling complicated missing parts; teapot spouts, flowers and wings
  • Learning about the latest materials used in making conservation repairs, for instance filling a chip on porcelain invisibly without any over-painting
  • Demonstration on colour-matching and airbrushing
  • Painting and glazing techniques for transfer printed ware, including blue and white, majolica, bisque, lustre, are demonstrated
  • Real gold leaf and gilding techniques are also shown

PLUS:  A complete list of materials to be used and suppliers names and addresses in the UK and America

PLUS:  Hand notes on the course, Information on materials and Equipment required with suppliers details
PLUS:  Full back up when you need help with restoration and colour-matching

Just follow the fully demonstrated Step-by-step tuition by Roger to restore your precious items. No previous experience necessary. You don’t have to be artistic, just very patient. NO Superglue or Bleach used here!! Roger has over 25 years experience as a Professional Porcelain and Pottery Restorer and Tutor. He uses the latest techniques and materials. Roger has taught many people from all over the world who are now enjoying a new career or hobby.

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