• Barbara Nilsson, Crossroads #3. Encaustic, dry pigment, India ink, incised lines and shellac burn.
    Wondrous Wax
    By Members of Sierra Wax Artists
    July 16, 2020 — September 20, 2020

The Crocker is proud to present a unique selection of encaustic and cold wax provided by the members of the Sierra Wax Artists group.

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The Crocker is proud to present a unique selection of encaustic and cold wax provided by the members of the Sierra Wax Artists group. Encaustic is the ancient and luminous fine art of painting or sculpting with layer upon layer of molten bees wax and cold wax medium to create mystical, matte films of color and depth. The group includes artist from all over Northern and Central California and promises to be a beautiful and unique display of contemporary work.

Reception: August 16, 1-2:30 PM

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.

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Monster Mash

Costumed kiddos and their grownups are invited to a participatory performance full of amazement and artistic inspiration! Following the performance, explore the galleries with a Halloween-inspired scavenger hunt, take a festive family portrait, and discover a magical surprise or two.

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