During a 30 year career in textile conservation and upholstery conservation at the Textile Conservation Centre, UK and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, USA, as well as in private practice, Kate has conserved a wide variety of artefacts from public and private institutions and collections.

Recent UK clients have included:

  • Luton Culture, Wardown House Museum and Gallery, Luton

  • National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth

  • House of Lords, Palace of Westminster, London

  • Jane Austen’s House Museum, Hampshire

  • National Heritage Board, Singapore

  • London School of Economics, London

  • Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading

  • Geffrye Museum, London

  • Edward James Foundation, West Dean, West Sussex

  • Scout Association, London

  • Reading Museums, Reading

  • Mercers’ Company, London

  • National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, Hampshire

  • National Trust

  • University College London

  • Colchester and Ipswich Museums, Essex

  • Wallace Collection, London

  • Aviva, Norwich

  • Victoria and Albert Museum, London

  • Chertsey Museum, Surrey

  • English Heritage