Broken portrait plate

Family of restorers rebuilding broken mementos

McHugh’s Restorations of Richmond, Virginia, has been rescuing damaged — or downright shattered — family heirlooms for decades. Antoinette Rahn catches up with the McHugh family in the latest Knowing Your Business column, and finds out how each generation contributes to the team.

Eighteenth century Wedgwood Jasperware chimneypiece section. (Submitted photo)

Events celebrate Wedgwood wares April 22-25

Birmingham, Alabama, is the location of the 60th Wedgwood International Seminar, which is taking place April 22-25. Those who register for the all-inclusive, four-day conference are privy to lectures from leading ceramics scholars, as well as hands-on sessions and conservation information.