Pablo Picasso


Pablo Picasso was born on October 25, 1881 in Malaga, Spain. His full name is “Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso” his parents named him after several of his relative and saints. His father was an artist too and a professor […]

The Color Wheel is Important. Why?


Colors have been around since the literal dawn of time, but the color wheel was invented in 1706 by Isaac Newton. Isaac Newton was known for being a mathematician, scientist, and astronomer, but I’ve always thought of him as the color wheel guy with way too much hair. He arranged the colors red, yellow, and blue in […]

Princess Art Party with Belle


What little girl doesn’t dream of meeting her favorite princess?  Well, at The MAC Music and Art Center, we knew we wanted to help little girls’ dreams come true. We held our first Princess Art Party this spring! The evening started off with creating a painting.  Keeping in line with the Beauty and the Beast […]

The MAC Meridian Featured on Idaho Living


The people at KBOI and Idaho Living are just great!  NO….they are better than great-they are spectacular!  Micah from The MAC Meridian loved every minute of filming with Ammie Truman and the camera crew and we were honored to be asked to demonstrate an easy Valentine’s Day painting. Micah makes painting look so easy! Some painting is […]

Paint Night at The MAC Meridian


Looking for a different kind of date night? Tired of the same ol’ dinner and a movie for a night out? Then look no further… Paint Night at The MAC Meridian is here! Bring yourself, your friends, your significant other… and leave the kids at home Our instructors will guide you through creating your own special masterpiece […]