Plein Air Drawing for Beginners

Saturday, July 13, 2019
10:30 AM – 12 PM

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Four Saturdays
July 13, 10:30 AM – 12 PM, Crocker Art Museum
July 20 & 27, 9 AM – 12 PM, Miller Park
August 3, 10:30 AM – 4 PM, Crocker Art Museum

Learn how to illustrate landscapes and organic objects in natural light, and collect content through sketching outdoors so you can use it later to make artistic decisions and transfer your vision onto canvas.

$145 members • $165 nonmembers
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About the instructor:
Captivated by drawings in books and newspapers early, Shanon Essex chose a creative life immersed in visual arts, design and music. That choice lead to a BFA in painting and drawing from San Francisco’s Academy of Art in the Spring of 2000. His paintings and drawings are enjoyed by private collectors and have been included in interior design projects nationwide. Shanon has been sharing his talents and experience by instructing drawing and painting classes in Northern California since 2013.


Register by clicking the REGISTER button above or visit the Museum Admission Desk.

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.

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