Event Phone: 512-321-8055
The Lost Pines Art Center Welcomes you to join us for our 3rd Saturday Art-Getaway! This is an immersive event that allows you to get creative!! You can do so much more than enjoy the artwork on display, you can take part in you own creative masterpiece! Every month there are a variety of events, demos, music, etc to pique the artist in all of us! Admission is always free so stop on by and don’t miss a minute of the action!! In case you didn’t make it to our previous events, here is what you missed!!
Save the date! Saturday June 17th from 11:00 – 6:00pm
June Art Getaway
Saturday June 17th from 11:00 – 6:00pm
Abstract Prints with Gelli Plates: Hold the peanut Butter! In this two-hour class, Artist Tracy Loring will introduce you to the art of Monoprinting. Monoprinting is a form of printmaking that dates back to the Renaissance. We will be using acrylic paint and Gelli Plate printing surfaces to create unique and abstract works of art. Great for beginners or anyone new to the art of monoprinting. You will compile your prints into finished piece.
Fine Art Assemblage: Beyond the Memory Shadowbox, fine art assemblage challenges the creativity of an artist. Built around themes from Scripture, Nell Bednarz will demonstrate how to design and build a fine art piece and answer questions.
Celtaire String Band: Get ready for a festive, toe tapping experience with the Celtaire String Band. They perform Americana, Folk, Celtic and Historical music from 1700-1900, and dress for the time period. Their instruments include fiddle, penny whistle, banjo, spoons, and many more! This is a great show for the whole family, and the audience can participate. Step back in time and join in the fun.
Herringbone Pattern Fine Art Jewelry: An ancient pattern that creates elegant results, Nell Bednarz will demonstrate the basic technique for Herringbone Pattern in Argentium sterling silver and semi-precious stones, as well as ways to use the pattern in different types of fine art jewelry.
Portrait Drawing Demo: Artist Vicky Balcou will demonstrate her skills of creating beaut full portraits, using crayons and grease pencils. She will reveal the possibility that you can create fine art without the use of expensive supplies!
12:00 – 6:00pm Free
Painted Rocks Community Project: All Day- Our new community project will allow visitors of all ages to paint a river rock using craft paints and locally sourced river rocks. Create your lasting piece with any design, limited only to your imagination! No art skills necessary. All finished rocks will be incorporated into the landscaping project of the back lawn of the art center. Led by artist Raquel Lea.
Kids Crafts Table: Gear up for July 4th, and encourage kids to read with our Patriotic Star Streamers,and Painted Bookmarks projects! Kids will be able to assemble popsicle sticks and colored tissue paper strips to create lovely streamers to hang at home. They can also make “tie-dyed” painted bookmarks to use while they read their favorite books over the summer.
12:00 – 600pm Free
Special Exhibit: In celebration of Juneteenth, we are featuring historical photographs of African Americans and artwork by black artists. Come experience the beauty and history of African American culture with these memorable pieces brought to us by Kenneth Simpson. Located at the Haysel St.entrance of the Art Center.
11:00 – 6:00pm
“Happy Hour” Stop by Blessed Bee for $1.00 off all glasses of wine all day. Enjoy a full wine menu, including hand crafted mead wine. Light fare menu and pastries available all day.
- Abstract Prints with Gelli Plates 12:00 - 2:00
June 17, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
- Abstract Prints with Gelli Plates: Hold the peanut Butter! In this two-hour class, Artist Tracy Loring will introduce you to the art of Monoprinting. Monoprinting is a form of printmaking that dates back to the Renaissance. We will be using acrylic paint and Gelli Plate printing surfaces to create unique and abstract works of art. Great for beginners or anyone new to the art of monoprinting. You will compile your prints into finished piece.
- Abstract Prints with Gelli Plates 4:00 - 6:00
June 17, 2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm