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.
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. 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 at (979) 201-8258 to register for class. Class size is limited.

Sept                 27 & 28

Oct                   25 & 26

Nov                  30

Saturday Art Class

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.

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 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.

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.


Pour & Smash & Pour  • Sept. 7, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. & Sept. 8, 9:00 – 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.

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.