Acrylic Painting Inspired by Recent Acquisitions of African American Art

Sunday, June 10, 2018
10:30 AM - 4 PM

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Sunday, June 10

For Ages 21+

This introduction to acrylic painting offers basic lessons in color complements, tints, and shades. After experimenting with color mixing and techniques, paint an acrylic work on canvas.

$75 members • $95 nonmembers

Instructor: Shonna McDaniels

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About the Instructor:

Shonna McDaniels is the Founder and Director of the Sojourner Truth Multicultural Art Museum. She is a professional artist/muralist and has an extensive background in art instruction and mural designs. While residing in Germany, McDaniels taught art classes on military bases as well as organizing art exhibitions. She has more than 25 years of community involvement with various organizations that support the arts through exhibitions, artist residencies, community murals, and organizing community-based festivals in South Sacramento.


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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.

Lina Iris Viktor No. XIX / "Came the devil so shrewd in all his ways," 2017. Pure 24 karat gold, acrylic, and ink on cotton rag paper 10 1/4 x 8 1/2 in. Crocker Art Museum, gift of the Amar Gallery.

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