Learn to draw and paint with Ma ly


Ma Ly is a self-taught French painter and art instructor residing in Fresno, California. He teaches art to children (from age 7) and adults at his studio, Ma Ly Atelier, located inside M Street Arts Complex, downtown Fresno.

In addition, he welcomes portrait and pet portrait commissions.



Vernon Conrad: The Garden of The Old Man
(oil on canvas, 18"x24 - 2017)
Judges Choice for the State Senate's Contemporary Art Collection in Sacramento, CA
Honorable Mention at the Arts Alive in Agriculture show organized by the Fresno Arts Council



Pruning Day (oil on canvas, 11"x14")

Michel (oil on canvas, 11"x14")

Fresno Water Tower (oil on canvas, 11"x14")

Summer Art Fun for young artists ages 7-12!

Five weekly sessions available between June 19th and July 21st. Classes will run Monday-Friday, 9:30-11:30am at Ma Ly Atelier in the M Street Arts Complex, 1419 M Street, downtown Fresno.

Add an artistic touch to your kid’s summer by registering them for a week of Painting, Drawing, Crafts and more. Make the summer memorable for your kids and their friends by giving them the opportunity to discover more about themselves and the (art) world around them. The Summer Art Fun experience will cultivate self esteem, creativity, fun, imagination, discovery, and community.

$90 per child, per week. Supplies and light snack included. Enroll for all five weeks and get one week free for only $360!

Payment in full is required at the time of registration. Enroll before June 7th for a $10 Early Bird Discount.

E-mail for more information.

Enrollment is limited. Tell your friends and register today!



Classes are ongoing, so you can sign up anytime!

Fees are for 4 weeks, 2 hrs per week. They do not include supplies ($15-$30) and are subject to change without notice.

Acrylic / Oil (adults): $95+ supplies

Mondays 6:30-8:30 pm

Wednesdays 9:30-11:30 am

Wednesdays 1:30-3:30 pm

Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 pm

Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 pm

Thursdays 9:30-11:30 am

Fridays 9:30-11:30 am

Mixed Media for Youth: $90, supplies included

Mondays 4:00-6:00 pm (age 7-12)

Saturdays 9:30-11:30 am (age11-17)

Saturdays 1:30-3:30 pm  (age 7-12)



Indulge yourself with a custom pet portrait of your beloved little animal! Contact the artist.

Laika (acrylic on canvas, 16"x20")

Snow White (oil on canvas, 11"x14")

Gourette (acrylic on canvas, 11"x14")




© Ma Ly 2008-2016. All artworks are the copyright of Ma Ly. No reproduction, copying or any authorized use is permitted.