The Lost Pines Art Center 

Atash-in Concert!

The Art Center is beginning a new concert series, Horizons, in 2023!  The series will showcase international music and dance performances.  Our first event is February 23rd with Atash! Click below for tickets and more info.


The Lost Pines Art Center showcases artists from all over Texas in our expansive gallery.  You can see a wide variety of mediums and styles as you wander through the exhibits.  All art work is for sale, and you can also find gifts and small works of art at any time. All are welcome, and admission is always free.

Featured Artist

Our current Featured Artist is Vicky C. Balcou.  Vicky is a longtime artist and former graphic designer.  In recent years, Vicky has developed macular degeneration, but continues to be a prolific artist, demonstrating that physical limitations can often open new doors.  Click below to see her exhibition.

Upcoming Workshops

The Lost Pines Art Center offers art classes regularly for adults and youth at every skill level. Whether you are an absolute beginner or a professional artist. We also offer unique experiences, like beginner glassblowing and Saturday Creatives. Click below to see our current listings.

The Lost Pines Art Center has art work throughout the gallery all year long.  We change our shows every 3 months, and have multiple shows happening at any given time.  We offer works from our growing Membership of artists from around Texas, showing 2 dimensional and 3D, or sculptural works.  We also showcase select works in our group shows, online shows, and our Featured Artist exhibit.  Admission is always free.

MayFest 2023!

Join us for our spring festival on May 6th, 11am-5pm. This event is in conjunction with the City of Bastrop’s Bird City Weekend festivities!  MayFest includes a full day of arts and crafts vendors, bird and nature talks, kids activities and artist demos.  Admission is free, and all are welcome.

We are accepting applications for vendor booths.  We welcome artists, craft makers, and food and beverage vendors.  Booth fees are $100, $75 for LPAC Members, or $50 for Demo Booths. (Please read the Policies for demo booth rules). Click below to apply, and return with reference photos to The deadline to apply is March 31st at midnight.

MayFest Vendor Application

MayFest Vendor Policies

Art After Dark 2023

Relax, unwind and mingle with artists, art lovers and community folks. We will have great live music from singer/songwriter, Nathan Harlan from 6-7pm, then an atr talk/Q&A from our Featured Artist, Vicky C. Balcou!

Admission is free, and all are welcome.

“The Waiting Room”, by Vicky C. Balcou

Nathan Harlan

 Cultural Arts

We are proud of our tradition of promoting cultural arts in the Bastrop community through art, music and dance.

Our Members

Lost Pines Art Center Members for 2023

We welcome artists, art lovers, supporters and businesses to join our Membership.  Our Members are a thriving community, with the common goal of promoting, creating and showcasing creativity and the arts in Bastrop and beyond. Our Members are Individuals, Families or Businesses.


Michelle Adams

Peggy Adams

June Ahlborn

Breshona, Moriah Staiger, & Noah Aldridge

Lisa and Steve Anderson

Mark Arthur

Vicky Balcou

David Baker

Faye Barber

Elizabeth Barrow

Renee Basey

Joe and Nancy Beal: Joe is LPAC Vice President

Trish, Johnson and Myron Bentley

Jim Berkner 

Bertzin Ec

Marie Blazek, LPAC Board Member

Caleb Blythe

Barbara and Ernie Bogart

Celita Borcher

Tobin Bortner

David and Cindy Bragg

Debbie and Chuck Bredemus: Debbie is LPAC President

Chloe Brevelle

Maya Brewington

Larry and Ann Brown

Tammy Brown

Anthony Caporina and Family

Christie Carr

Jeanette Cassady

Jo Castillo

Heather Cogen

Kylie Coleman

Jay and Maxanne Collins, Lifetime Members

Jeanette Condray

Pierre Crestin, Business Member: Crestin Photography

Adrienne Cullins

Gary Cummings and Family

Ron Curran

Cheri Dennis

Shanna Deshazo

Gretchen Deuble

Carmen and Edward Duran

Elizabeth Evans

Sherry Fields

Steve and Kerry Fossler

Robin, Jim, Melina, and Mary Gary

Jamie, Benjamin, Raeleigh and Mia Godsey

Carl Grossmann

Elizabeth Grover and Family

Lauren Groves and Family

Tonya Hall

Sandi Hardi

Judy Harding



Claudia Hernandez and Charles Fry

Sarah Hawry

Jeff, Ashleigh, and Hawk Henson

Gaila Hitt

Kathy Holberg

Jamie and Clint Howard: Jamie is LPAC Board Member

Sandy Howard

Cathy Horecka

Elisa Jimenez

Heath Jones

Jim and Robin Jordan

Kay Kemp, LPAC Board Member

Sonja Kever

 Sandra Kibby

Chris Knioum

Bruce Koach

Gina, Maggie, Jack, and Angela Khraish

Janus Lee

Paul Licce

Jo and Clark Littlefield

Becky Lockridge

Cheryl Long

Jana Lynch

Carol Lyon

Elyssa Magee

Maribel Mast

Mark Mayfield

Daniel McCombs

Bryan McDaniel

Robin Miller

Lori Mitchell

Pat Moberley-Moore

Jeff Stayton and Maria Montoya-Stayton

 Lynelle Morales

Roger Nelson and Timothy Emo

Sherry Nelson

Richard Niles

Ellen Barron O’Reilly

Linda Parker

Gloria Perkins

Laszlo Perlaky and Alexandra Nemeth: Laszlo is LPAC Board Member

Louise Placek, LPAC Board Member

Kevin and Angela Plunkett

John Prince

Michelle Quinsberry

Patricia Raine

Nell Reinap

Mark and Patricia Rendulic

Randy Robinson

Lori Ann Rodriguez

Mark Rose, LPAC Board Member

Kaye Sapikas

Dan Scarmardo

John and Shirley Schaeffer

Michael, Kinter, and Charlyn Selewach

Lester Sensat

Brenda Shannon

Sarah Holloway Smith

Susan Smith

Susan Smith- Visit Bastrop, LPAC Board Member

Erin Nicole Snider

Martha “Sparky” Sparkman

Crystal, Travis, Michael, Shane, and Carroll Stark

Kim Stewart

Franz Stroche

Elizabeth Sullivan

Patricia Todd

Sharon Turner

Pamela Vear

Patricia Vera

Frank Vick

Vic and Judi Vreeland

David Weaver, LPAC Treasurer

Linda Welsh

Leslie Wheaton

Janean and Bryan Whitten

Krista Williams

Nykki Williams

Enid Wood

Ed Wros

Ann Yarmal

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