Event Calendar

Saturday, October 2, 2021

1 PM – 3 PM  |  Classes

(Socially Distanced) Drink and Draw – Landscapes

Sip wine and enjoy a relaxing afternoon of drawing. Each session features a different drawing material and subject matter. | Saturday, Oct. 2

$30 for members
$45 for nonmembers

Sunday, October 3, 2021

10:30 AM – 1 PM  |  Classes

Impressionism and Beyond: Plein Air Landscape Painting

From start to finish, complete a shimmering landscape in dazzling colors in the Courtyard Studio while observing the relationship between atmospheric changes and color.

$75 for members
$95 for nonmembers

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

1 PM – 2:30 PM  |  Classes

Impressionism and Beyond: By the Shore from Monet to Tanner

Gain skill in the application of dabs of paint to achieve optical mixing, adding a color complement to represent shadows, and how to convey forms by painting natural and reflected light.

$95 for members
$120 for nonmembers

Saturday, October 9, 2021

10:30 AM – 4 PM  |  Classes

Encaustic Painting for Beginners

Students will become familiar with this intriguing medium as they experience several hands-on techniques, such as collage, working under wax, and embedding 3-D objects to create four small artworks.

$85 for members
$115 for nonmembers

Sunday, October 17, 2021

1 PM – 2:30 PM  |  Classes

History of Impressionism

​The forthcoming exhibit Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens offers an exciting opportunity to investigate up-close and in-person the ground-breaking innovations of Impressionism.

$65 for members
$75 for nonmembers

Thursday, October 21, 2021

4 PM – 5:30 PM  |  Classes

Teacher2Teacher: Arts Integrated Workshop Series – Monet, Matisse and Science

Join us for workshops that support teachers in all aspects of their professional life – as leaders, learners, and professionals. Increase your skills, knowledge, and abilities in arts integration.

Free for everyone.

Saturday, October 23, 2021

10:30 AM – 1 PM  |  Classes

A NATURAL REMEMBRANCE: A Sugar Skull Workshop with Maestro Stan Padilla

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos by joining artist Stan Padilla in the heritage arts process of making an ancestral sugar skull using natural materials, herbs, and dyes.

$45 for members
$65 for nonmembers

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

1 PM – 3 PM  |  Classes

How to Paint Skin Tone

Through conversations about color, hue, and value, participants will experiment and practice mixing colors in this easy-going experimental learning adventure.

$50 for members
$75 for nonmembers

ArtInteractive LIVE! Art and Technology

Venture behind the scenes of the Museum and Sacramento’s art scene with ArtInteractive LIVE! This immersive, digital program is part variety show, part family game night, part revealing art discussion forum.

Members register today

ArtTastes: Honey

Art and food enthusiasts alike will delight in the Crocker’s new culinary art series featuring a variety of food and wine tastings.

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The Museum Store is Now Online!

Shop select exhibitions, show your Crocker pride with themed swag, or stock up on art supplies! All proceeds support the Crocker's educational programs.

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