Art Classes, Workshops, Shows & Events

Featuring Members of the Folsom Arts Association

Gallery at 48 Natoma

The Gallery at 48 Natoma in Folsom is excited to announce the next exhibit, Feast for the Eyes – the exhibit run May 11 to June 28, 2018.

The new gallery exhibit features still life studies that celebrate the season’s bounty of fruits and vegetables. “Feast for the Eyes,” highlights incredible scratchboard paintings by Linda Heath Clark and lovely oil paintings by Craig Stephens. A collection of vintage fruit crate labels will also be on display. Click for the Gallery at 48 Natoma newsletter.

The Community Gallery at 48 Natoma features the El Dorado Hills Arts Association Studio Tour Preview show. Click for a map of the 2018 tour.

Gallery Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM and Tue-Wed evenings, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Call for weekend hours 916-355-7285
Visit the Gallery at 48 Natoma website for more information

Folsom Art Center - Second Saturday

Folsom Art Center at 48 Natoma – Second Saturday Art Workshops

Second Saturday Art Worksshops – learn a new craft or explore a new art technique or media. A variety of workshops are offered each month, as well as open studio time for current Art Center students. Click for information:

Alla Prima Flowers w/ Kamlika Chandla – May 12, 2018 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Pastels w/ Vicki Foote – June 9, 2018 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Landscapes w/ Roy Moffatt – July 14, 2018 from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm

Intuitive painting w/ Alison Tomei – August 11, 2018 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Contact Folsom Parks & Rec Art Center for more information – 916-461-6601

Erick Ortega

Erick Ortea Art and Custom Framing * custom frames, quality hand made, matting, picture floating.

Congratulations to Eric – Style Magazine featured artists March 2018. Click to read … The Arts in Folsom: Erick Ortega; A League of His Own.

Visit Erick Ortega Art website for more information.

Contact Erick for more information – 916-471-9840

Barbara Nilsson

Encaustic Workshops by Barbara Nilsson * in Folsom

Ongoing classes. Each workshop is limited to 3 students. Workshops are for all levels.

Congratulations to Barbara – FAA Mini Members Show – Best in Show for “Canyon de Chelly II”‘

Contact Barbara for more information

Watercolor Workshops

Watercolor Workshops hosted by Barbara Otey

With my love for art, I am hosting workshops for nationally and internationally renowned watercolor artists. Being established in the art world, I have been able to bring many renowned artists into the Sacramento and the Sierra Foothills. Visit Barbara’s website – – for a list of available workshop scheduled in 2017 and 2018.

Featured artists: Fabio Cembranelli January 23-26, 2018 * Keiko Tanabe January 29-February 1, 2018 * Sterling Edwards April 3-6, 2018 * Tony Couch May 21-23, 2018 * Feeling Lin July 16-18, 2018 * Janet Rogers October 8-10, 2018 * Steve Rogers October 11-13, 2018

Contact Barbara Otey for more information
Phone: 916-698-9153

Sutter Street Artist Gallery

Sutter Street Artist Gallery * located inside the Bag Lady Boutique in Historic Folsom

FAA members are showing their ART at the Sutter Street Artist Gallery located inside the Bag Lady Boutique in old Folsom. Stop by the boutique and enjoy handbags, clothes, accessories and ART!

Style Magazine Folsom / El Dorado Hills * October 2017 * Congratulations to the Sutter Street Artist Gallery, Reader’s Choice #1 Favorite Art Gallery for 2017 (2016 and 2015 too!).


Murer House in Folsom

Murer House in Folsom * Always something to do!

FREE monthly Docent-led tours – 1st Saturday of each month, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm – click for details
Italian Cooking Classes – click to view a list of classes
Italian Language Classes – click to view a list of classes
Bocce Ball – click to learn more
Camellia Day – February 24, 2018 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Italy on Wheels – May 5, 2018
Hatter’s English Tea – September 22, 2018

Contact Cindy Baker for information

Classes at the Folsom Art Center at 48 Natoma

Printmaking Open Studio at the Folsom Art Center at 48 Natoma * every Tuesday from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. This new open studio is for artists age 18+ with previous printmaking and printing press experience. Bring your own supplies and enjoy working on your craft and sharing ideas with other artists. The open studio takes place every Tuesday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the 48 Natoma Art Center; drop-in fee is $10/day.

Painting Open Studio at the Folsom Art Center at 48 Natoma * every Wednesday from 9:00 am to 12 noon * or * Friday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Why paint alone. Join us for open studio – all levels welcome.  Drop in fee is $10/day. For FAA Members, the fee is $5/day.

Looking for a Fine Arts class? The Gallery at 48 Natoma provides opportunities for all ages to create and appreciate the arts. Click here to learn more about the Gallery at 48 Natoma * or * Click here for a list of classes.

Gallery at 48 Natoma
48 Natoma Street in Folsom

Contact Cindy Abraham for details
Phone: 916-355-7285

Kirk Miller

Kirk Miller * Art Studio and Gallery * Stop by during any session to see the new studio!

Learning to Paint in Oils
Tuesday or Thursday sessions from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Wednesday sessions from 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Simultaneous instruction in drawing, composition, color, harmony & mixing, in all styles of painting, according to the interests of the student. “Creativision” (creativity & learning to see the way an artist does) is emphasized, to develop the potential of each student to produce fine work from the beginning of instruction. Click for more information.

Contact Kirk for more information – 916-989-1977
Kirk Miller Art Studio:

Edward Mallory

Edward Mallory – My Loaded Brush Studio and Gallery

Two locations: My Loaded Brush Studio and Gallery, located inside the Sutter Street Artists Gallery and The BAG Boutique in Folsom and Gallery IQ in Rocklin.

Click for a list of upcoming classes. Classes are demonstrated in oil but acrylic is fine if that’s your preferred medium.

Contact Edward for information
Phone: 916-749-0210

Carol Wittich

Carol Wittich * Digital Printing, Printing Artwork/Giclees on Canvas. Take your art to the next level. Call for pricing on any digital print service. Click to learn more about CJE’s Art Fiber and Printing.

Contact Carol for more information – 916-965-0273

Scott Hanley

Scott Hanley, a custom picture framer and owner of the Hanley Gallery Custom Picture Framing in Folsom – reaching out to local artists and photographers for framing opportunities and partnerships.

Click to learn more about Hanley Gallery.

Contact Scott for more information – 916-983-2178