Mop-up Pads: Template and Sewing Instructions

From National Gallery Research Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Back to Main Page: Disaster Response at the National Gallery: Emergency Grab Bag


This is a step-by-step guide to making the mop-up pads that are used in some of the flowcharts.


Mop-up pads.JPG


You will need the following materials:


Polypropylene Fibre (the contents of a 4 litre capacity cushion) GlovesandStuff

Activated Carbon Cloth (2 metres) Preservation Equipment

Black Polyester Thread (100m) John Lewis

Staples and Stapler (approx 60 staples) Robert Dyas


You will also need:


Dress-making scissors

Coloured dress making chalk

Dress-making pins

Sewing machine

Basic sewing skills