How to Apply Klucel-G Leather Consolidant
When you have a scuffed or damaged leather book where the top layer of leather had been damaged you should consider protecting the leather. Apply klucel-g to the damaged area to preserve the leather.
- Type of Book: Half-bound in Sheepskin with marbled sides.
- Issue: Leather deterioration
- Treatment: Apply the leather consolidant
- 8 Minutes of Video
- PERPETUAL CAVEAT: Never repair rare and/or scarce books. When in doubt only do preservation treatments and consult an accredited professional.
Tools and Materials: Leather Book Care Kit plus some things from the Level One Tools and Materials List
You can buy a 4 oz bottle of Klucel-G separate from the Leather Book Care Kit here.
Note: I am re-doing the kits so I will be updating this soon.