For Homeschoolers

Small-group discussions and hands-on activities with docents


For Homeschoolers: Homeschool Art Connection

Discover new artists and works of art each month with Homeschool Art Connection. Scheduled for the second Tuesday of every month, the program features virtual tours of temporary exhibitions and enriching, hands-on activities you can complete with easy-to-find supplies.

Reoccurs every second Tuesday of the month through April, 12:30 – 2:30 PM

Sculpture - Tuesday, January 12, 2021
There is no better way to learn the elements of art than viewing unique sculptures found in the Crocker’s collection! Explore elements of art and create your own sculpture using found objects.

Collage -Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Find your voice while creating a collage inspired by the works in Legends from Los Angeles: Betye, Lezley, and Alison Saar. A Museum docent will engage students to discover the many themes found in the exhibition. Registration closes February 9.

Families will be notified and provided with a supply list for each program so they can gather their own supplies in advance.

Free for Members, $10 per household for non-members
Appropriate for children, ages four and older*


Art Hub: Exploration for Home Learning

Is your child missing the Crocker's seasonal Art Camps? Try Art Exploration for Home Learners, a robust, six-week program for grades K-3 aligned with California's Content Standards. Each week, young art lovers meet to discuss, and interact with, a different part of the Crocker's collection before creating their own work of art. This program features:

• A low student-to-teacher ratio of one educator per 15-20 students
• Supply kits packed with high-quality art supplies
Resources for further learning, both off-screen and on-screen
• Compact workshops that cover a different part of the Crocker’s collection each week
• After class feedback from Museum educators via email

Session 1: Spring 2021
6 Weeks, January 21 – February 25
Thursdays, 1 – 2 PM
Grades: K – 3

Session 2: Spring 2021
6 Weeks, March 4 – April 8
Thursdays, 1 – 2 PM
Grades: 4 – 6

Price (per household): $120 for members, $150 for nonmembers
PLUS Supply Bag (per student): $40 (Limit 4 bags per household)

Experimental Portraits

Break free from traditional painted or sketch portraiture and experiment to create radical and disruptive portraits through mixed media and found objects.

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Introduction to Acrylic Painting

Explore the basics of acrylic painting techniques while getting to know one of the primary painting genres: landscapes.

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