Experiencing Plastics

//Experiencing Plastics

Members' Collections

2016-12-06T05:35:33+00:00

Hazel Page stores thousands of buttons in an 18 drawer printers tqpe chest. How did it all start? Teaching children embroidery sounds harmless enough, but one day in the early 1970's something caught my eye [...]

Members' Collections 2016-12-06T05:35:33+00:00

SELLING CELLULOID: A SNAPSHOT

2016-12-06T05:35:43+00:00

Celluloid Xylonite toilet articles   The Plastiquarian has had many articles about the people who created, designed, made and used plastic items, but less about the retail side. Items which now hide in the back [...]

SELLING CELLULOID: A SNAPSHOT 2016-12-06T05:35:43+00:00

The Repair of Plastics: Part 2

2016-12-06T05:35:33+00:00

POLYESTER RESINS: These are the resins used to bond glass mat into socalled 'fibreglass' and come in paste form or liquid. A convenient type of the former is Plastic Padding General Purpose which comes in [...]

The Repair of Plastics: Part 2 2016-12-06T05:35:33+00:00

Deck the Halls – with Plastic!

2016-11-16T08:31:02+00:00

Deck the Halls – with Plastic! Carolyn Clark owns up to her addiction to Christmas plastics. For many people plastic at Christmas time means children’s toys and presents which may be anything these days ranging [...]

Deck the Halls – with Plastic! 2016-11-16T08:31:02+00:00