Nestled in the Lost Pines of historic downtown Bastrop, Texas, the Lost Pines Art Center is a modern and spacious art gallery where you can view and procure beautiful fine art, participate in a variety of art classes and workshops, host your own private event, and explore your creativity!

Free as a Bird

A virtual collection of works celebrating Bastrop’s new stautus as a Bird City Destination. 

Members Gallery

Our Members Gallery displays art work exclusively from Lost Pines Art League members, who come from around Texas and beyond.  You will  always see a wide variety of styles and mediums.  Over 80 works of art are displayed on both floors of the Members Exhibit, and new work is rotated every three months.  So come in and enjoy the collection from local and regional artists.  

Wine and Unwind

Our next Wine and Unwind session is December 13th from 2-4pm.  Bring your own wine or other beverage and paint along with instructor, Theresa Dawson, to create your one of a kind piece to take home.

HANDMADE HOLIDAY OUTDOOR MARKET

Handmade Holiday is back for a second year! We have put together safety guidelines to keep our guests and vendors safe, by requiring masks, limiting the number of visitors at one time, and having sanitizing stations. Shop “local” and handmade from several regional artists/craft makers, and get your holiday shopping done in one trip!

Admission is FREE!!

**Live Glassblowing Demonstrations all day!

List of Vendors:

Lynelle Jewelry, one of a kind jewelry

Kemp & Company (kaykemp.com); acrylic/mixed media paintings, textiles, greeting cards

Be Beadiful Jewelry (bebeadifuljewelry.com); handmade gemstone jewelry

Tobin Signs (lookcloserillustrations.com); drawings, prints, musician calendars

Fathom Glass Design (instagram/fathomglassdesign); blown glass items, home decor

Gaila Hitt Art, hand painted coasters, trivets

Sweet Like Honey Bakery (facebook/sweetlikehoneybakery); themed, finely decorated sugar cookies

Jimmy Fitz Customs (instagram/jimmyfitzcustoms) Mixed media/wood sculptural home decor and functional art

Helen Hoffman’s Glass Art (facebook/helenleehoffmanglassart)  One of a kind, intricate glass pendants for necklaces

 

Online Resources for Artists

 

For grants and emergency funding for artists still available:

Artist Aid Resources

An e-newsletter, at no cost, with helpful articles on the art world, and the business side of being an artist.

FineArtViews

Helpful view points from artists on how they are handling the current crisis.

CreativeBoom.com

A comprehensive site with techniques, classes, and articles to inspire artists in their creative journey.

Artists Network

How some artists are staying creative in this time:

Artsy.net (editorial)

The importance of an artist’s website (editorial):

Glasstire

We will continue adding to this list as we discover more resources to help with finances, creativity, and ways to stay connected with each other.

Explore Our Programs

The Lost Pines Art Center offers a variety of classes and workshops in many different mediums, taught by talented, experienced instructors. We host classes for all ages and skill levels—from beginners just starting out to masters of their craft. Click here to see our full calendar and class descriptions.

The Lost Pines Art Center is a gorgeous 12,000 sq. ft. glass and metal building perfect for your next event! Located just 30 minutes from the Austin airport, the Art Center houses an expansive two-story professional gallery, a mezzanine, classroom space, several studios, and a kitchen. We can accommodate small, intimate groups or large groups.  Click here to learn more.

The Silo District at the Lost Pines Art Center features four fully renovated silos that serve as art studios for various mediums. The glassworks silo, the first of four, is now open! Click here to learn more.

The mission of the Lost Pines Art League is to foster the creation and appreciation of fine arts through rich and diverse programs. There are over 150 members in the Lost Pines Art League, consisting of artists of all ages, skill level, and mediums, community members, and supporters from across the country. Click here to learn more about membership.

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