With a holiday falling in the middle of the week, some exhibits may have special hours. Be sure to call ahead if you plan a visit as part of your Fourth of July celebration.
- Artists Collaborative Gallery, Old Sacramento: “Natural Wonders of Sacramento” exhibit ends 7/8. The gallery is open Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
- El Dorado Arts Council ArtSpace, Placerville: “Forest for the Trees” exhibit, 7/3-7/7, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Downtown Placerville: Banners on Parade, a self-guided tour of outdoor art along historic Main Street. Download a brochure here to enjoy the colorful and imaginative display of more than 35 original works at your leisure. The banners will hang through 10/12. They will be auctioned during Art & Wine Festival, 10/12.
- Folsom History Museum, Historic Folsom: “Then and Now” exhibit of antique, traditional and contemporary versions of quilts and garments, 7/3-7/8, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. This special exhibit is free with basic museum admission (adults $4, youth $2, children under 12 free).
- Elk Grove Fine Arts Center, Elk Grove: “Wearable Art” exhibit, 7/5-7/7, 11 a.m-4 p.m. with First Saturday Art Reception 7/7, 5-9 p.m.
Classes and meetings
Note: Fees apply to many classes and preregistration may be required as well.
- Craft Castle, Cameron Park: Beginning Crochet, 7/2, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
- Folsom History Museum, Folsom: Folsom Museum Craft Guild, 7/2, 1 p.m.
- Craft Castle, Cameron Park: Beginning Crochet, 7/2, 6-7 p.m.
- Placerville Senior Center, Placerville: Placerville Arts Association Tuesday Painting Group, 7/3, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. For information call (530) 622-4111.
- Elk Grove Fine Arts Center, Elk Grove: “Watercolor for Beginners” class, 7/3, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
- Craft Castle, Cameron Park: Beginning Knitting, 7/3, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m.
- Elk Grove Fine Arts Center, Elk Grove: “Open Watercolor Studio,” 7/3, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
- The Painted Cork, Historic Folsom: Open Studio, 7/3, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
- Craft Castle, Cameron Park: Beginning Knitting, 7/3, 6-7 p.m.
- Craft Castle, Cameron Park: Placerville Arts Association “Come Paint with Us!“ 7/5, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
- Kids Studio of Fine Arts, Roseville: Beginner Adult Mixed Media, 7/5, 7-9 p.m. (18 and older)
- Elk Grove Fine Arts Center, Elk Grove: “Open Studio All Media,” 7/6, 12-3 p.m.
- Craft Castle, Cameron Park: Beginning Drawing, 7/6, 5-6 p.m.
- Craft Castle, Cameron Park: Watercolor Painting, 7/6, 6-8 p.m. (ages 12 and up)
- The Painted Cork, Historic Folsom: Ladies Night Out featuring “Emerald Bay” class, 7/6, 6-9 p.m.
- Murer House, Folsom: July “Whatever” Paint Out, 7/7, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
- The Painted Cork, Historic Folsom: Mount Aukum Wine Tasting Event featuring “Funky Wine” class, 7/7, 1-5 p.m.
- The Painted Cork, Historic Folsom: “Monet’s Water Lilies” class, 7/8, 1-4 p.m.
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