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In Our Image

Community members are invited to bring treasured family photos or take a selfie and create their own textile art onsite. Join our group of artists, historians, and conservators to tell your family story through photos, and an archivist/preservationist will help preserve and protect the prints.

If you’d like, your photo can be conserved, scanned, and printed on a small canvas. We’ll have sewing stations for you to express your artistic side by creating your own stitched portrait. Take inspiration from the works in Gio Swaby: Fresh Up, where the artist creates unique portraits through a range of textile-based methodologies.

FREE with museum admission; Limited capacity, advanced registration recommended

Support for "In Our Image" provided by Steven W. Walker

Event Details

July 30

12–4 pm

Event Categories

Museum of Fine Arts – Conservatory

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