Image: Stretching out creases in a leaf apron

Stretching out creases in a leaf apron

This image shows how blotting paper, polyester film and light weight sandbags are used to stretch out creases in a leaf apron. After 4 hours in a humidity chamber the plant material is flexible enough to be carefully manipulated into shape.

Photographer:
Sheldon Teare
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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