Education

Education is at the heart of Brazosport Art League. Exhibits are chosen and curated with the goal of growing an appreciation of art and local artists. Workshops and classes are designed to appeal to the beginner and experienced artist, from all age ranges.

Art Workshops & Classes

Beauty of Pastels Workshop w/ Linda Paulk • Saturday, Oct. 16, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM • REGISTER HERE 

Open Studio • Mondays & Wednesdays • REGISTER HERE

Weekly Watercolor Class • Tuesdays, 9:00 AM REGISTER HERE

Weekly Oil Painting Class • Thursdays, 9:00 AM REGISTER HERE

Children’s Art Workshops & Classes

Teen Studio Time

Teen Studio Fall 2021 Semester

Sept. 7 – Dec. 14, 2021 (14 weeks)

$60 class fee, plus $10 BAL Junior Membership fee (valid for one year)

Class limit: 16 students per session

Teens ages 13-18 are invited to join instructors Linda Strickland and Mark Cameron in Brazosport Art League studio for Teen Studio Time.  We offer two class times for your scheduling convenience.  Both classes are the same.

Teen Studio 1 meets Tuesdays, 1:30 – 3:30 PM and Teen Studio 2 meets Tuesdays, 4:00 – 6:00 PM.  Fall 2021 semester meets Sept. 7 through Dec. 14. (Class will not meet on Thanksgiving week, Nov. 23.)  All art supplies are included in class fee.

Working individually as well as in group projects, we’ll put the Elements and Principles of Art into practice using the following mediums: ink, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, textile art, clay, print-making, glass mosaic, copper and metal work, and found object sculpture.  We also have an impressive line-up of artists with expertise in varying techniques and mediums, that are excited to work with you.  We finish our year with the Teen Studio exhibit in the BAL gallery in June 2022.

Kidz Art Lessons

Kidz Art meets Thursdays, beginning September 9 through December 9. There will be no class on November 25 in observance of Thanksgiving.

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Ages 8-13

Class limit: 16 students (THIS CLASS IS FULL.)

ART is FUN! This class teaches the 7 Elements of Art (line, color, shape, space, texture, value & form), creative expression with a variety of drawing and painting techniques (pencil, colored pencils, pen and ink, acrylic, watercolor, etc).

Lessons include a sketchbook assignment, featured artist or art history, focus and discovery. Instruction by Linda Matheson, Art Educator.

The fee is $70 per semester which includes all supplies.

Summer Art Camp

***Stay tuned for information about 2022 Summer at The Center!***

Every summer, Brazosport Art League offers four sessions, morning and afternoon, of Summer Art Camp. The camps are separated by age ranges. Registration begins Monday, May 3, 2021.

Session I • June 14 – June 18 • 
1st – 3rd grade • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
4th – 6th grade • 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Session II • July 12 – July 16 •
1st – 3rd grade • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
4th – 6th grade • 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Each session: $45 BAL Members, $50 Non–BAL Members
*Students must be entering the grades listed in the Fall.