Welcome to Painting at the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center. From our enduringly popular Oil and Acrylic Painting course to special one time only workshops led by local artists, we have many options to explore in the realms of mark making on canvas and paper.

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Art Center Temporary Closure
In compliance with state & county orders, the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center has been closed for in-person activities and we are planning for a gradual reopening of outdoor activities as the county guidelines and weather permit. Thank you for your understanding. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Art Center soon! Read about our plans for Spring 2021 here.