Art League

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MEMBERSHIP SHOW ENTRY INFORMATION

Exhibit October 16 through November 11

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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


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.                                                                                          We will meet every Wednesday, 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. in the Art League Studio. Cost is $60 per semester. All supplies included. We will study Art Techniques with a myriad of instructors and mediums including acrylic painting, watercolors, pastels, clay, pen and ink, pencil, stained glass mosaic, jewelry/metal work, and 3-D art. Ages 13-18. Class is limited to 17 students. Class is FULL. Please contact Linda Strickland to be placed on a waiting list. For more information, please call Linda Strickland at 979-201-8258.


Paint – N – Sip  • 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Class is $40/person. All supplies & snacks are included. You may bring along your favorite beverage. Please call Linda Strickland at (979) 201-8258 to register for class. Class size is limited.

Sept                 27 & 28

Oct                   25 & 26

Nov                  30


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 jvera5649@att.net or 979-849-5649 for more information.


Smash Glass  • September 7 & October 12  • 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

A new class done in the Paint-n-Sip style. Arrange colorful glass pieces on a canvas and we’ll pour the resin.  No glue, no grout, no skills needed.  All supplies included along with appetizers and bottled water.  Feel free to bring your favorite beverage.  Art will be ready for pick up in 24 hours.  $40 for 8 x 10 and $50 for 11 x 14.  To register, call Linda Strickland 979-201-8258 or on Facebook:  Linda Strickland Art.


Pour & Smash & Pour • 2-Day Workshop •

September 7 • 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. September 8 • 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Instructors Linda Strickland and Robin Campbell. No skills or experience needed. Using fluid art technique, we will do acrylic pours on canvas using dirty pour, clean pour and vignette. After the acrylic, we will design the canvas using broken glass pieces. Lastly, we’ll pour some resin and art will be ready for pick-up in 24 hours. Class size is limited to 20 people. To register please call Judy Vera at 979-849-5649, Linda Strickland at 979-201-8258 OR Robin Campbell at 979-292-5696.


Crayoligraphy • Saturday, September 15 • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Tips and techniques to learn creative hand-lettering! Instructed by Linda Matheson. Crayoligraphy is the art of creating colorful hand-lettering, based on the artistic form of calligraphy for beginners. This class is designed for adults and children ages 8 and older. Class fee is $15 BAL members and $20 for non-members. To register and for more information please contact Judy Vera at 918-269-9227 or 979-849-5649.


Colorful Acrylic Painting • Saturday, September 29 • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Instructed by Doug Hiser. $70 per person. This is an intermediate class. The workshop will be Acrylic paintings of birds on a 16 x 20 canvas. Doug Hiser will assist and guide artists through his style of animal painting with acrylics and ink. To register and for more information please contact Judy Vera at 918-269-9227 or 979-849-5649.


Art Scape!

“Plein Aire” — it’s French meaning “open air.”  If you love to paint or draw in plein aire, this is for you.  If you’ve NEVER painted in plein aire, now is the time.  Join us at varying locations in our area.  Bring: Chair, hat/visor, sunglasses, camera, water to drink, towel. Travel light with art supplies: one or two brushes, small (travel) palette, drawing pad, pencil, eraser. Here’s the best part. No need to sign up, no commitment necessary, no big travel itinerary, no fees, open to the public. Just show up when you want to and join in. For more information please call Linda Strickland 979-201-8258