Colleen Wilson

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About me

Industry Museums or Libraries
Occupation Conservator
Location Victoria, BC, Canada
Introduction I like old stuff. I studied History in Art at the University of Victoria and the University of East Anglia before training at the Textile Conservation Centre at Hampton Court Palace, England. I've been at the Royal BC Museum for more than 25 years conserving textiles and other materials. My book, Tales from the Attic, Practical Advice on Preserving Heirlooms and Collectibles, is available in the Royal Museum Shop and online at