Art League

Current Gallery Show

Open Juried Show

August 6 – September 8

The Art League, with its 170 members and artists, showcases internationally recognized artists as well as regional and local talent in ten annual shows in The Center’s Gallery. Satellite galleries, with rotating exhibits, are also found throughout the community. League members meet regularly for workshops, demonstrations, and life drawing classes. Children are also inspired and encouraged through workshops, classes, competitions and scholarships.

To contact the Art League, please call the Gallery phone at (979) 265-7971.

Gallery Hours:

Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Monday, Closed

2019 Exhibit Schedule

Classes and Workshops

All classes and workshops take place in the Brazosport Art League Studio located at The Center for the Arts & Sciences.

Open Studio • Mondays & Wednesdays • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. All art league members are welcome. Bring your supplied and create art with friends.Evening Open Studio • Mondays • 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
An opportunity for members to learn from each other while working on their own projects in varied media. These fun & casual sessions are very helpful for beginners, and everyone 18 and older is welcome. Come three times as a guest; membership required thereafter. Information: Norma Robuck, (979) 417-1074.

Life Drawing • 1st & 3rd Wednesdays • 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
During open studio. Model fee. Information: Harry Sargent, (979) 297–4766.

Teen Studio Time •  Wednesdays • 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Class fees are $60 per semester, which includes all supplies.  This program is open to all teens ages 13-18, with the additional purchase of a Brazosport Art League Student Membership for $10. We will work individually as well as in group projects, in the following mediums: ink, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, textile art, clay, print-making, glass mosaic, copper and metal work and hopefully graphic art & photography.  We also have an impressive line-up of artists with expertise in varying techniques and mediums, that are excited to work with you.  We finish our year with the exhibit in the Gallery in June 2020.



Teen Studio Time teens, and those with art experience in multiple mediums, we offer Teen Studio 2 on Mondays, 3:30 – 5:30 pm.  2019 Fall semester classes meet Monday, Sept. 9 through Dec. 9.  You must have Teen Studio Time instructor recommendation to join this class.  To obtain Teen Studio Instructor recommendation, please contact Kerye Hartzell 405-596-9223.

Kids Studio Time • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Children 6-12 years old, with an adult. 

Saturday Art Class

All Saturday Art Classes are $15 members, $25 non-members. A supply list will be posted, you can bring your own or purchase separately from the instructor.  Contact Judy Vera for more information.

  • Sept. 21 – Watercolor Basics with Linda Strickland
  • Oct. 19 – Calligraphy with Linda Matheson.

Art Tales • Third Thursdays • 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. • BAL Studio.

Join us every Third Thursday at 2:00 p.m., as we discuss films that explore the life and work of artists.

Smash Glass 

Thursday, Sept. 19 or Friday, Sept. 20
Thursday, Oct. 10 or Friday, Oct. 11
Thursday, Nov. 7 or Friday Nov. 8
Thursday, Dec. 5 or Friday, Dec. 6

Arrange colorful glass pieces on a canvas and then pour on resin. No glue, no grout, no skills needed. Art will be ready for pick up in 24 hours. Appetizers and bottled water provided. There is a class fee and a supply fee determined by the size of your piece.

Instructed by Linda Strickland & Robin Campbell.

$30 class fee plus $10 basic supply fee (added at check-out).
Please bring cash, check or credit card to upsize your supplies when you arrive. Your choices are:
8×10 – Included in class fee
11×14 – additional $15
12×24 – additional $30
16×20 – additional $30

Additional fee payable when you come to class with cash, check or card.


Watercolor Paint-n-Sip

Thursday, Oct. 3 or Friday, Oct. 4 -Sunflowers
Thursday, Oct. 24 or Friday, Oct. 25 -Fall Leaves
Thursday, Nov. 21 or Friday, Nov. 22 – Holiday Cards/miniatures

6:00 PM

For beginners on up. All painting supplies, instruction, 16×20 mat are included. Appetizers and bottled water provided.

Instructed by Linda Strickland.

$30 class fee plus $10 supply fee (added at checkout).


Birds of a Feather Mosaic Workshop

September 6 & 7

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Instructed by Dorothy Babbington. Class open to beginners and intermediate students. All materials provided.

Class is $75 per person.