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Kathryn Tarleton
Charlotte Hamlin

info@contextinc.net

508-763-5816

ConText Inc
PO Box 244
Rochester, MA 02770

ConText Inc offers a full range of conservation related services to private and institutional clients. Each client brings a new constellation of provenance, materials, and techniques with their textile, and ConText Inc has the expertise to develop conservation solutions that best suit the needs of the textile and the customer. The initial consultation is free of charge, so please contact us to schedule an appointment or discuss your project.

Kathryn Tarleton

Kathryn Tarleton received a BFA in Fibers from the Program in Artisanry, Boston University, and an MS in Historic Costume and Textiles from the University of Rhode Island. She has lectured on textile conservation and textile history and led workshops on collections care in the New England region.

Charlotte Hamlin

Charlotte Hamlin teaches in the Textile Design and Fiber Arts Program at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and currently serves as the Coordinator for Graduate Studies and Research for the MFA and MAE programs. She received a BA in Anthropology from University of Pennsylvania, a BSN in Nursing from Columbia, an MS in Nursing from Boston University and an MFA in Fibers from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 1998. Her work has appeared in national and regional shows including Fiberart International in Pittsburgh PA, Chautauqua International for Fiberart, the Knitting and Stitching Show, London/Birmingham/Dublin, and The Clay Studio in Philadelphia PA. Visit www.charlottehamlin.com.