Art Education

Upcoming Workshops

MCA Experience: Law & Libations Artist Workshop

Law & Libations: An Arts Professionals Happy Hour

May 18, 2022 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Brick City Center for the Arts (The Brick)


Join MCA Board Members James Hartley, Esq. and Rich Mutarelli, Esq. for a presentation on business structure and sales tax. The presentation will be followed by a Q & A.  James Hartley is the Director of Business Operations at the Reilly Arts Center, Marion Theatre, and the Ocala Symphony Orchestra where he manages all of the financial and legal aspects for the organizations. He is currently MCA’s Treasurer and the Endowment Committee Chair. Rich Mutarelli, Jr. is a partner at Schatt, McGraw, Rauba, and Mutarelli, PA, specializing in property related matters and civil litigation. He is a member of MCA’s Organizational Review committee.
Free admission, but RSVP required. Save your spot here:
Questions? Contact MCA at 352-369-1500 or email [email protected]


Second Saturday Art Studio

Monthly Creative Workshop

Every Second Saturday of the Month | Noon – 3 p.m.

Brick City Center for the Arts (The Brick)

FREE admission. Donations appreciated.


Welcome to Second Saturday Art Studio at The Brick! Join us for a monthly workshop of arts & crafts making and fun play at Brick City Center for the Arts, home of MCA, from 12pm to 3pm on the second Saturday of each month.
Designed for all ages, Second Saturday Art Studio (SSAS) is a monthly open art studio / workshop where artists of all levels and ages are invited to CREATE while enjoying a serene studio session in our gorgeous gallery located in the heart of downtown Ocala. Inspired by #352Creates, a local movement which promotes the idea that creativity connects us and can engage / promote healthy communities.
We will have monthly art activities set up to help guide emerging artists create their very own masterpiece. Professional artists are invited to use our gallery as studio space to CONVENE and CREATE amongst other creatives. Our lovely adjacent courtyard will also be available for plein-air sessions. BYOS: bring your own (art) supplies! Post your creations on social media and #352Creates to be featured!
FREE for MCA members & guests! Includes art activity, art supplies, and complimentary coffee & water. Professional artists are encouraged to bring their own set-up and materials of preference. Space is limited with social distancing in place. Masks required inside the gallery. This series is rain or shine, so come and make ART with us! #mca4art #atTheBrick #SupportLocalArt
Questions? Contact MCA at 352-369-1500 or email [email protected]