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MFA for Educators

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

Portraits: New and Old

Students will explore the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston through this virtual gallery tour. They will see and experience the wide variety of portraits that the museum has. Students will then learn about portraiture and create their own self portraits. They will create a large self portrait including a discussion on the significance of framing. Students will then create and understand what a mini portrait is and make one.

Created By

Kirsten Green