(Socially Distanced) Plein Air Painting

For ages 18+

Saturday, July 10, 2021
9 AM – 12 PM

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Three Saturdays, starting July 10

Get inspired by the great outdoors in a class that covers composition, drawing, atmospheric perspective, color mixing, and more. Increase your ability to define objects using light and shadow as they change throughout the morning. All participants, regardless of experience level, will receive individualized feedback. Registration closes July 9.

Please note, supplies are not included. Click HERE for a supply list. Need advice or help when ordering supplies? Contact Studio Experience Manager Emma Moore at emoore@crockerart.org. Registration closes July 1.

The Crocker is taking measures to ensure in-person class participants maintain appropriate distance to limit and/or avoid close contact with others. Among other things, we are limiting the number of people in our classes, as well as monitoring and marking the distance between class participants. In-person participants must wear a mask — including those who have already been vaccinated — practice social distancing, and comply with health and safety protocols. Click HERE to learn more about our Health & Safety policies.

Captivated by artwork and illustrations in books and newspapers his childhood, Instructor Shanon Essex chose a creative life immersed in visual arts, design and music. That choice led to a BFA in Painting & Drawing from San Francisco’s Academy of Art in the Spring of 2000. His fine art painting and drawing is enjoyed by art enthusiasts and private collectors, and has been included in interior design projects nationwide. Shanon has enjoyed sharing his diverse creative talents and experience instructing drawing and painting classes in Northern California since 2013.


$95 for members
$125 for nonmembers

Register by clicking the REGISTER button above, or email emoore@crockerart.org for assistance. Not a member? Click here to join today!

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