Art League

Current Gallery Show

This, That & The Other

Teen Studio Time Exhibit

June 4 – June 23

Reception: June 7, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.


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.                                      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.


Kids Studio Time June 22nd • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Children 6-12 years old, with an adult. To register please click here!


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.

  • June 15 – Basics of Portraits with Saralene Tapley
  • July 20 – Flowers in Pastel with Betty Klasel
  • Aug. 17 – Still Life in Oil with Norma Robuck
  • Sept. 21 – Watercolor Basics with Linda Strickland
  • Oct. 19 – Calligraphy with Linda Matheson.
June 15- Basics of Portraits
Join instructor Saralene Tapley in learning the basics of portrait painting! REGISTER NOW!

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 

June – no classes
Thursday July 11 or Friday July 12
August dates not confirmed
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.

REGISTER NOW!


Watercolor Paint-n-Sip

Thursday, July 25 or Friday July 26 – Hummingbirds

Thursday, Aug. 29 or Friday, Aug. 30 – Fish, Crabs and sea critters
Thursday, Sept. 26 or Friday, Sept. 27 -Sunflowers
Thursday, Oct. 24 or Friday, Oct. 25 -Fall Leaves
Thursday, Nov. 21 or Friday, Nov. 22 – Holiday Cards/miniatures

6:00 p.m.

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).

REGISTER NOW!