Polly Thayer Starr Artist Series:
Portrait Workshop with Guest Artist Francisco Mendez-Diez

Saturday, November 2, 11:00 AM

Free with Museum admission

The Gardner Museum is full of portraits of all kinds. Draw your own self-portrait with help from guest artist Francisco Mendez-Diez in the Education Studio.

All visitors, regardless of age, ability, or familiarity with the creative process, are encouraged to participate. No experience is necessary and no pre-registration required. Activities are designed for visitors 7 and up. Children under 12 should be accompanied by an adult.

The Polly Thayer Start Artist Series is made possible by the Polly Thayer Starr Charitable Trust. Polly Thayer Starr (1904-2006) was an accomplished artist who captured the culture and whimsy of her native Boston with a unique combination of detail, emotion and curiosity. For more, visit the Polly Thayer Charitable Trust online. Hands-on art-making activities are also supported in part by the Josephine and Louise Crane Foundation, the Caleb C. and Julia W. Dula Educational & Charitable Foundation, the William E. Schrafft & Bertha E. Schrafft Charitable Trust, and The Yawkey Foundation. The Museum receives operating support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council.