Lazaro Amaral started working as an art instructor in 1997. He was accepted into the South Florida Art Center; the most recognized and biggest international contemporary visual arts and cultural center of South Florida since 1984. As the years progressed, he became involved in the educational programs at the ArtCenter started offering throughout the years. He was been a print making and Silkscreening instructor for over 20 years, he more recently has been a regular art instructor at M. O. C. A.  in North Miami .

Working as art instructor and art director for the museum’s yearly teen magazine ( MOCAzine ) can be great work . The results are well documented in the students productivity in the arts and in the MOCAzine!


  • Miami-based artist Lazaro Amaral will ease the blues, by leading a screen-printing demo.
  • Guests in attendance can enjoy a creative night where they will have the option of picking from six different designs and applying them on a canvas tote that will be provided. Attendants can make fun combinations of their choice by mixing and overlapping the available designs to create a one-of-a-kind piece.
  • The screen-printing demo will celebrate the screen-printing and design classes that are offered at my studio.
  • “To impart my artistic knowledge has been one of my most rewarding activities, therefore I felt that this demo can encourage those with an interest to sign up for a class” said Lazaro Amaral who teaches several courses at the Art Center.
  • Screen-printing courses for beginners will start and for advanced levels .

Screen Printing Basic Course

  • Students will learn the basics of reproduction silkscreen (stencil, emulsion and printing) land its application in art and design. After completing the course, each student will have completed projects on paper and shirts (T-shirts).
  • Skill level: All levels.
  • 12 hours Course.
  • 3 sessions (4 hours).
  • Maximum 4 students per course.
  • Refreshments

Screen Printing Advanced Course

$240 *
  • Students will combine learned in the basic course in screen printing with other printing techniques (such as Mono-print), invest more time in the lab work (emulsion and development) and use different materials for their impressions. After completing the course, each student will have carried out joint projects on paper, shirts (T-shirts) and other materials. ( click this link to see samples of this technique )
  • Advanced Level (take the basic course required).
  • 12 hours Course.
  • 3 sessions (4 hours).
  • Maximum 4 students per course.
  • Refreshments.
  • *(excluding materials).

Fun Art for children and adolescents (after school)

$220 monthly
  • Aimed at young people and children who want to make a rewarding activity after regular classes. The course guides students through various artistic techniques: drawing, collage, stencil and screen printing and venture into the world of creativity and fun. No prior knowledge or skills required.
  • $30 per class
  • $55 per week
  • 2 classes a week (2 hours each).
  • Maximum 4 students per course.
  • Refreshments.
  • (does not include materials).

Past Workshops ( links to event photos are BOLD )