Current Gallery Show
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.
Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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 • November 30 • 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.
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 email@example.com or 979-849-5649 for more information.
Smash Glass • November 12 & December 14 • 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.
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.
“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