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Hidden in Paint: A Conservation Retrospective

Hidden in Paint: A Conservation Retrospective

Art conservator Perry Hurt takes a look back at his 30 years of work on Belmont’s painting collection. Discover what challenges and surprises he found along the way. Hurt will illustrate how he applied a combination of chemistry and artistic skill to give renewed...
Canstruction®

Canstruction®

Canstruction® is a unique food drive where teams build structures out of canned food that later gets donated to the Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank!! Your team may register at https://www.fredfood.org/canstruction. This year we are allowing teams to build at home...
Hidden in the Paint: Portrait of a Young Girl with Fan

Hidden in the Paint: Portrait of a Young Girl with Fan

Discover what challenges and surprises art conservator Perry Hurt found in this 1626 painting attributed to Wybrandt de Geest that was in the Melchers’ personal collection. Hurt will illustrate how he applied a combination of chemistry and know-how and artistic...