• 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.

View the online exhibition here.

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

Self-Care for Teachers

Join us for an art-based self-care session, featuring guided meditation and short, mindful art-making activities that will lower your blood pressure.

Sign Up

Art History: Family Ties – Mothers and Daughters

Explore the role of family ties portrayed in the groundbreaking work of the Saar and Velarde/Hardin families, particularly the matriarchs.

Learn More

The Museum Store is Now Online!

Shop select exhibitions, show your Crocker pride with themed swag or stock up on art supplies! All proceeds support the Crocker's educational programs.

Shop Now