Saturday @ the Museum – June 20

This month’s Sat. @ the Museum highlighted the new exhibition “They Weren’t Always White—Wedding Attire from the Museum’s Collection.”

Families were invited to be fashion designers for the afternoon and craft a unique outfit for a paper doll!

Future fashion designers hard at work

What fabric should I choose?

You can give your doll any hair-style you like!

Designing a fabulous dress

Our fashionistas hard at work

All families were invited to make an outfit!

Some very stylish outfits

Lovin' the blue hair

Beautiful work, ladies!

At 2:30, the Curator of Textiles, Mei Campbell, led a guided tour through the Wedding Dress Gallery. This will be an on-going event throughout the year!

Beginning her tour

Teaching our visitors all about the dresses

What a pretty veil


This was a fun project for a Sat.; we hope to see you in July for “Take Me Out to the Museum” on July 2, and our “We Scream for Ice Cream” themed S@TM on July 16!

Questions about S@TM or other family programs?
Contact the Education Division

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