Katharine Bewes has been running her own commercially successful China Restoration business specialising in all forms of pottery, porcelain and china, marble and stone artefacts, Art Nouveau, Deco and Modern, and dolls heads for the past 20 years.
She has undertaken work for major auction houses and dealers worldwide, including Sotheby’s Oriental Department. Contributions to the media include articles published in The Antique Dealer & Collectors Guide, the Style section of The Sunday Times and being featured on television in The Antique Trail.
Katharine is the author of “Antique China Restoration Using Modern Technology”. This book is in the form of photographic manual that explains the techniques involved for restoration to museum and invisible standards. It can be purchased from the workshop for £16 including p&p.
Katharine trained at Southampton College of Art, Fine Art Botley Antiques (Antique China Restoration), Peter Smith Restoration and Conservation Co Ltd. (Archaeological Restoration).
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