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The Great Plein Air Art Experience

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Celebrate over 100 years of plein air art at Crystal Cove State Park and spend a relaxing day capturing the beauty of the Cove on canvas with the help of a Crystal Cove plein air artist! No experience required; this introductory class is recommended for novices only.

All supplies will be provided! Class size is limited to 12. Minimum age is 16. Sign-up using the form below.
Please note: a break will be provided for lunch, but lunch is not provided.

Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Instructor: Alan Nowell
Location: Cottage #13 (The Beaches Cottage), Historic District, Crystal Cove State Park
What to Bring: Water, sunscreen, long sleeve shirt, hat, and stool or chair (optional)
Parking: Available in the Los Trancos Parking Lot. $15 Day Use fee per vehicle; free with State Parks annual pass
Price: $150 per workshop; $130 for Crystal Cove Conservancy members

Art Class Cancellation Policy
Any cancellation or transfer requests must be received by Crystal Cove Conservancy at least 72 hours before the start of the event.
No refunds or transfers will be issued for no-shows or for change requests received after this time. You may request a cancellation by emailing info@crystalcove.org.

In the event of cancellation on behalf of Crystal Cove Conservancy due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances, Crystal Cove Conservancy will offer participants the choice of a refund or a transfer to a comparable event, if available.


October 21
9:00 am - 2:00 pm


Crystal Cove Film & Media Center
Cottage #13 (The Beaches Cottage)
Historic District, Crystal Cove State Park,
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