Lenka Bashford ACR
Lenka commenced work as a restorer at the Rug and Carpet Studio in1997. Lenka studied Textiles at university, and has since gained various qualifications and accreditations within the field of conservation.
Lenka gained accredited membership of BAFRA (British Antique Furniture Restorers Association) in 2005. She became an Accredited Conservator-Restorer with ICON in 2009.
Lenka has a wealth of knowledge about Oriental and European rugs and carpets.
Lenka strives to keep abreast of advances in conservation by attending seminars and training events.
Lenka also works with upholstery and soft furnishings.
BA Hons, Textile Design, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham
Preventive Conservation, West Dean College, Sussex
Chemistry for Conservators, International Academic Projects