Impressionist-Style Painting

Saturday, May 13, 2017
12 - 4 PM

This class is currently full. To have your name added to the waiting list, please call (916) 808-1182 or email

Saturday, May 13

Compare Impressionist works in the Crocker’s permanent collection to learn about the distinctive brush strokes of this style. Gain a working knowledge of composition and acrylic painting fundamentals, then produce an original landscape painting in the Impressionist style.

$55 members • $70 nonmembers
Instructor: Sarma Karsiere

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About the Instructor:

Sarma Karsiere is an internationally recognized artist from Riga, Latvia. In her art, she explores the possibilities found in the cross-pollination of traditional and digital art media. She has been teaching studio art for more than 16 years and is currently an adjunct faculty member with the Los Rios Community College District.


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No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms. Registered students are not permitted to bring guests.

Summer activities abound in Sacramento. Events this weekend may cause some challenges with road closures and parking limitations. To ensure your travels to the Crocker are easy and seamless this weekend, we recommend you take the Q Street exit off of Interstate 80 and use P Street to 2nd Street to access parking. Additional parking is available in city lots and parking garages around the Museum. For further details about the parking restrictions and road closures during the weekend of May 13, please visit the Sacramento PD website at, select “Events.”

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