Family Stories: Illustrating Your Story with Museo de las Americas

Meet vibrant Chicana artist and author Carmen Lomas Garza through her book Family Pictures/Cuadros de Familia. Garza is known for telling her stories through illustrations of family traditions and community. In this workshop, students will discover and respect differences and similarities in the cultural heritage of Ms. Garza, themselves and members of their community. Using watercolors, students can create a painting expressing their own family story. Recommended for students in grades 1-4. Space is limited; registration is required. Please visit our online calendar to register.