The workshop will take place at the Richard E. Meyer & Sons Tannery in Montgomery, NY Friday and Saturday, May 20th & 21st, 2005. The cost is $190 + materials fee. The workshop will include "wet work" with fresh skins on Friday and "dry work", the finishing processes, on Saturday. A preview of the parchment-making facilities is available on Jesse Meyer's website.
For more information or to make a reservation, contact Denise Carbone, Book Conservator for the American Philosophical Society, at firstname.lastname@example.org.