A little information about me, my name is David Battams, I have been succesfully providing China repair and restoration to all types of porcelain, pottery, and ceramic for many years now, I also restore resins, plaster and stoneware, I trained in a privately owned studio with a professional China Restorer with over 20 years experience and in 1998 began working alone.
I am a skilled craftsman currently working from my studio in Milton Keynes, in Buckinghamshire, UK, famous for amongst other things, our concrete Cows and plenty of roundabouts.
I enjoy working for a large variety of clients both National and International, from leading Auction Houses, Historic Houses, Insurance Companies in addition to Antique Dealers and Private Collectors.
Offering wide range of services to suit the varied individual needs and budgets of my clients, ranging from conservation or “museum” repairs, to the highest quality “invisible” repairs.
My main principle as a Porcelain Restorer has always been dedicated to using the most advanced materials and techniques available, to achieve quality Restoration of your treasured pieces. A vast range of materials pass through the workshop including: china, pottery and porcelain, stoneware, earthenware, terracotta, tiles, plaster, resin, jade, onyx, ivory and glass.
The items repaired both antique and more modern include well known factory names like: Lladro, Nao, Doulton, Meissen, Worcester, Moorcroft, Minton, Wedgwood, Derby, Spode, Coalport, Bow, Chelsea, Dresden, Sevres, Limoges, Oriental Pottery, Majolica, Staffordshire, Denby, Clarice Cliff, Charlotte Rhead, Capo di Monte, Beswick, Border Fine Arts, Country Artists, Fairweather, Swarovski Crystal to name but a few.