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Painting and Drawing with Mario Jackson

Open media, ongoing class


Tuesdays: 10am-1pm 

Mario Jackson's students love him and have been taking his classes for more than 5 years here at Merritt's Art Parlor. Mario, a former art instructor at Universal Studios Hollywood,  helps each student create anything from life-like portraits, landscapes, to abstracts  and other amazing works of art! He is prolific in many paint mediums including oil, acrylic, and watercolor. This is an on-going class, open to all skill levels. Drop-ins welcome! First class FREE! Questions? If you cant do Tuesdays at 10, we will make time for you. 

Private instruction is available and can be

arranged for a time that works for you.


​Students will learn:

  • Measuring and proportions

  • Rendering light and shade

  • Foreshortening and perspective

  • Artistic anatomy

  • Color theory and application

  • Facial expression

  • Caricature​




Mario will help you get to the next level and meet your artistic goals :)

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