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 •  January 31 & February 1 • 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.


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 or 979-849-5649 for more information.

Jan 19 – Digital Photography Basics with Peter Bowman

Feb. 16 – Rug Hook Coaster with Cathy Benavidez

March 16 – Mixing Colors in Acrylic & Watercolor with Judy Vera

April 13 – Basics of Woodcarving with Robert Rab

May 18 – Bead Earrings with Cathie Tidwell

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

Smash Glass  • January 24 & 25 • 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.


Rug Making – (Saturday Art Class) Saturday, February 16 • 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Instructed by Cathy Benavidez

Make a rug hook coaster.

Cost:   $15 members/$25 non-members

To register, contact Judy Vera 979-849-5649 or