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Blandford Fashion Museum’s Collection talk

March 14 @ 2:00 pm GMT

On Thursday 14 March from 2.00pm at Digby Memorial Hall Sherborne Museum hast the last of the winter talks called ‘Blandford Fashion Museum’s Collection’ with Dr Helen Walters. Dr. Walters left university to pursue a theatre career, working for several years as Wardrobe Supervisor. This was to prompt her to combine her textile interests with the academic completion of her PhD in the History of Design at the Royal College of Art and the V&A. Having moved to the Sherborne area Helen now volunteers at Blandford Fashion Museum where she is much involved in collections management. Her talk will concentrate on the problems relating to conservation, storage and display and the way that a small museum can manage and utilise their fashion collections. She will also be bringing items from the Blandford Handling Collection. Tea and cake provided. Admission £5.


March 14
2:00 pm
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Digby Memorial Hall