Event Calendar

January 18, 2017

1:15 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Kingsley Art Club Lecture Series: William Ishmael: Yes Virginia, There is a Second Life

Artist William Ishmael will describe his transition from engineering and urban planning to an active art practice.

$5 Students
$8 Members
$12 Nonmembers

10:30 & 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Wednesday

Children ages 3 to 5 and their grownups are invited to this gallery-based art experience.

Free for members and free with general admission for nonmembers.

9:30 AM - 12 PM  |  Classes

Drawing the Nude

For students with drawing experience, this class will expand your eye and repertoire.

January 19, 2017

6:30 - 8:30 PM  |  Classes

Bubbles and Brushes

Paint a landscape while learning about foreground, middle ground, and background.

January 21, 2017

10:30 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Baby Loves Art

Engages babies (up to 18 months old) in a visually stimulating gallery walk.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion - Session 8

Designed for busy schedules, enroll your child in one, two, three, or all sessions.

10:30 AM - 3:30 PM  |  Classes

Chinese Brush Painting

Try your hand at the elegant technique of Chinese brush painting while also exploring its historical context and significance.

11 AM, 12, 1 & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers.

January 22, 2017

11 AM - 1 PM  |  Kids

Sketch It (Drop In)

Visitors ages 5 and older can sketch at their own pace while receiving drawing instruction.

Free for members and free with general admission for nonmembers.

11 AM, 12, 1 & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers.

January 24, 2017

5:30 - 8:30 PM  |  Classes

Getting to Know Your Digital Camera

From shutter to print, move beyond your camera’s auto mode to create stunning digital images.

5:30 - 8:30 PM  |  Classes

Expressive Figurative Painting in Acrylics

Learn basic proportional guidelines and gain experience responding to and interpreting a clothed, live model, using a loose, fluid approach.

January 25, 2017

10:30 & 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Wednesday

Children ages 3 to 5 and their grownups are invited to this gallery-based art experience.

Free for members and free with general admission for nonmembers.

January 26, 2017

6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice, the New on View tour dives into the latest special exhibitions and newest works of art.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers.

7 - 8:30 PM  |  Classes

Artists' Rights and Creative License

Sacramento has a long-standing history of being home to hundreds of artists and a thriving art scene.

January 28, 2017

11 AM, 12, 1 & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers.

8:00 - 10:30 AM  |  Tours & Talks

Community Art Summit Public Discussion

​The Crocker Art Museum is looking for engaged community members to join a discussion about how to use art and culture to address community needs or priorities in Sacramento City Council District 8 (South Sacramento).

Free for Everyone

January 29, 2017

11 AM, 12, 1 & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection in this introductory tour of the Museum.

Free for members
Free with general admission for nonmembers.

Rent the Crocker

Whether hosting your wedding or a corporate reception, the Crocker Art Museum is the perfect canvas for your special event. Our unique setting and exceptional service guarantees an unparalleled experience. Please contact the Facility Use Department for more information.

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