Monthly Archives: August 2012

Mineral Paints and Stains Make a Breathable and Durable Mural on a Historic Building

1 man 560 hours 28 days 1 Beautiful/ Durable/ Breathable Mural Jim Gloria of the Totts Gap Art Institute completed the first of the murals for the Bangor Heritage Mural Project in Bangor PA. Using breathable silicate paints and stains, Jim created a beautiful piece of art that will succeed and stand strong against sun […]

Conserving A Pennsylvania Treasure, New Hope’s Historic Parry Mansion

The Parry Mansion located in downtown New Hope Pennsylvania is one the finest relics of the river town’s historic past. Benjamin Parry, founder of New Hope, spent three years constructing his 11 room home from Bucks County fieldstone. Recently, the Technical Install Team of , (deGruchy Masonry Restoration), used a conservator’s approach to preserve […]