Wood Identification Workshop
Instructor: Suzana Radivojevic
Early-Bird Registration Fee: $850
Regular Registration: $900
The purpose of this course is to provide training in wood identifiction to professionals involved in preservation and conservation of architectural wood and wood in objects of art. While focusing on North American and selected exotic wood species that are prominent materials in architecture and art, participants will acquire comprehensive knowledge and skill sets applicable to identification of any unknown wood sample.
The course is designed to teach wood morphology and anatomy at all structural levels that are essential for wood identification using macroscopic and microscopic techniques. The instruction integrates lectures with slides presentations, demonstration, hands-on exercise in sampling, sample preparation, macroscopic and microscopic wood identification techniques, proficiency in using wood identification literature and resources and immediate integration of lectured material into practice.
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