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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

The Art of Weaving

Class Topic:

The Art of Weaving


(Overview & big concepts)

Students understand to appreciate weaving as an art form

MFA Connections:

 Art of the Americas Native North American art, Contemporary artists

Art-making activity:

Paper weavings

Pre-tour group activity:

Is it art? Students decided if items that I brought from home are art.

Follow-up activity:

Continue paper weaving at home and create a 3- dimensional sculpture


Created By

Sarah Arcotta