NMMA en Casa: Sugar Painting

Join us and learn how to use sugar for several painting techniques. Inspired by artist Gunther Gerzso’s use of unique materials and abstract imagery, you’ll be moved to make your own signature work of art. This class will premiere on YouTube on Saturday, April 24th at 10:00 am CDT and will continue to be available so you can jump in when you’re ready!


  • Watercolor/ Acrylic 
  • Sugar 
  • Watercolor paper/ hard stock
  • Brushes
  • Pencils/color pencils
  • Water 
  • Painter tape

Image: Gunther Gerzso, Yellow — Green — Blue  / Amarillo – Verde – Azul, 1984, oil on masonite / óleo sobre masonite, National Museum of Mexican Art Permanent Collection, Purchase made possible by Ray, JoAnn, Doug and Jeff Mota, Fidel and Victoria Marquez, J. Christopher Reyes, Arthur R. and Joanne Velasquez, Rita and James Knox and the patrons of the Cinco de Mayo 2009 National Museum of Mexican Art Gala, photo credit: Courtesy of Galeria de Arte Mexicano

Saturday, April 24, 2021 - 10:00am