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1859 John Marshall portrait has its lustre restored

July 06, 2013 -   The huge portrait in Mrs. Tartt's studio.   The 10-week restoration continues.   Mrs. Tartt with the portrait before its return to the courthouse. By Mark Trible | Fauquier NOW | July, 3rd 2013 He made it 154 years. From his parlor chair, John Marshall kept watch in a...read more

Storied portrait in Fauquier courthouse gets needed attention | Fauquier Times-Democrat

June 05, 2013 - By Joey LoMonaco | Fauquier Times-Democrat | June, 5th 2013 It isn't the brushstrokes. It's not the history (although that's a close second). It's the man, the subject who excited local conservator Judith Tartt about her most recent undertaking. Tartt is renovating...read more

The art and craft of preserving art

June 03, 2013 - Ann Shaftel, An expert talks about what it takes and means to preserve the sacred art Ann Shaftel Lam Ngedup Dorji is worried. The thangkas in his lhakhang appear to be growing mould following the monsoon...read more

Susan Blakney, a founding member of Art Care was recently featured in a New York Times Article

June 01, 2010 - Susan Blakney, a founding member of Art Care was recently featured in a New York Times art section article about conservation relief in Haiti. Susan was asked to accompany a team put together by the Smithsonian to assess art related...read more

National Museum Leader Joins Art-Care

May 04, 2010 - Washington, D.C. - Art-Care, the only comprehensive on-line source of art-service professionals, has announced that Edward H. Able, the former President and CEO of the American Association of Museums (AAM), has joined Art-Care as...read more