Event Calendar

Saturday, October 5, 2019

10:30 AM – 12 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion

Designed for busy schedules, enroll your child in one, two, three, or all sessions. Each Saturday, students will learn a new process and create a work of art.

Per session:
$15 members
$20 nonmembers

10:30 AM – 12:30 PM  |  Classes

Armchair Travel: Washington DC

Museums are a window to the world, and the story of America can be seen through the extraordinary art treasures of Washington D.C.’s National Mall. In a presentation and discussion led by art historian Laurel Seban, we’ll examine our national heritage through the collections of the National Museum of the American Indian, the National Portrait Gallery, and the National Gallery of Art.

$35 members

$45 nonmembers

(​Includes two mimosas)

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Times vary per session  |  Classes

Sketching Sacramento Landmarks

Participants in this fun and casual series will meet new people and enjoy a guided tour of surprising locales selected for their beauty, historical significance, and for inspiring hometown pride.

$75 members
$95 nonmembers

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

1 – 3 PM  |  Classes

Meet Me in the Studio

Created for people living with Alzheimer’s and other memory care afflictions, this hands-on art experience is designed to engage participants in a creative and instinctual process while forming a sense of community.

$25 members
$35 nonmembers

Saturday, October 12, 2019

1 – 4 PM  |  Classes

Make a Purse-onalized Fabric Handbag

Discover tips and tricks for designing, preparing, and sewing professional-looking handbags using a variety of handles and fabric.

$40 members
$55 nonmembers

Four Saturdays, 10:30 AM – 12 PM  |  Classes

Kids Art Club

Creative exploration and socialization are the focus of Kids Art Club. Each session features activities, gallery time, storytelling, and an art project.

$40 members
$50 nonmembers

Sunday, October 13, 2019

1 – 4 PM  |  Classes

Lettering in Fall’s Palette

Learn a simple style of script calligraphy with pen, nib, and vivid watercolor.

$40 Members

$55 Nonmembers

10:30 AM – 12:30 PM  |  Classes

Mimosas and Mixed Media

Explore the galleries, enjoy a mimosa, and relax with a casual, mixed-media art project.

$35 members
$45 nonmembers
(includes two mimosas)

10:30 AM – 4 PM  |  Classes

Artist in the Spotlight: Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo is one of Mexico’s most prolific and thought-provoking artists. Her works remain compelling today as they fearlessly address gender, sexuality, class, and race. This one-day workshop is a relaxing seminar-style mix of art history and studio practice.

$75 members
$95 nonmembers

Saturday, October 26, 2019

10:30 AM – 12 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion

Designed for busy schedules, enroll your child in one, two, three, or all sessions. Each Saturday, students will learn a new process and create a work of art.

Per session:
$15 members
$20 nonmembers

12:30 – 3:30 PM  |  Classes

Fused Glass Ornaments for Beginners

Acquire basic skills in glass fusing and design concepts as you produce small glass ornaments suitable for gifts.

$65 members
$85 nonmembers

Sunday, October 27, 2019

1 – 3:30 PM  |  Classes

Art History: Pacific Western Traders

Explore the legacy of Pacific Western Traders with artists Meyo Marrufo and Sigrid Benson as they delve into the rich history of this regional cultural arts hub.

$30 members

$45 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 Events Department for more information.

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Jazz Night: Kim Nalley

Bay Area legend Kim Nalley and her band heat up this summer’s concert series with a performance evoking the legendary divas of American jazz.

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Artist Talk: Nathan Youngblood

Preview the exhibition Pueblo Dynasties: Master Potters from Matriarchs to Contemporaries and hear Native American master potter Nathan Youngblood discuss his work and lineage.

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