Illumination Workshop (Cancelled)

This program has been cancelled. All ticket buyers will be refunded automatically. We will be in contact if we are able to reschedule the program at a later date. Please contact with any questions.

Explore the exhibition The Book of Ruth: Medieval to Modern then create your own illuminated letter with Museum Educator and artist Maria Yoon. Participants will use historical artists’ techniques as well as traditional tools and ingredients such as gold leaf, saffron threads, dried insects, and malachite chips.

Friday, March 27, 2020, 6–8 PM

Naomi Departing Bethlehem; Her Sons, Mahlon and Chilion; Ruth and Orpah; Marriage of Ruth and Boaz; Obed; Jesse. Single Leaf from a Bible, in Latin France, ca. 1260. MS M.851.1 Gift of the Estate of Belle da Costa Greene, 1951. 

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