Artist in Residence
Marcão is FCA’s award winning Artist in Residence. You can read about his story in his biography by clicking here. His upstairs studio at FCA is where he paints many of his incredible oil painting landscapes and where he offers support to other artists by illustrating his many skills and talents gained on his experienced palette.
Marcão hosts FCA’s Friends Critiquing Art Group which takes place the third Wednesday of every month. Anyone is welcome to join this group and utilize their FCA@FCA Facebook page as well. “The Talking Palette” is a series of articles Marcão writes once a month as a tool for students and artists with various information. It is also incorporated into the Friends Critiquing Art Group.
Marcão also holds a drop-in portrait session on the first and last Thursdays of every month from 5:00-7:00 pm. The pricing varies for these sessions based on the model: Clothed Portrait $5.00 / Semi-nude Portrait $7.00 / Nude Portrait $10.00