Plein Air Painting for Beginners

216 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
: (916) 808-7000

Experience the Crocker's world-renowned collection and diverse exhibitions through discussion and artmaking, and let great art of the past and present inspire your own creative expression. Most classes include at least one gallery visit to view the permanent collection or a special exhibition. The Museum's highly trained staff and instructors are committed to providing students of all experience levels with a supportive and engaging experience. Advance registration required.

Establish a foundation for painting outdoors on location in this introductory studio class! Learn the skills and techniques needed to paint en plein air while working in the Crocker’s shaded courtyard. Participants must provide some supplies.

Supply List:

Two 11 X 14 in. canvas or canvas panel

Filbert brush at least ½”

Small round brush for details

Instructor: Patris