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Register now for 3rd Lost Pines Art Conference Nov. 3 & 4 in Bastrop

It’s almost here! The 3rd annual Art a la Carte Conference will be held November 3 & 4 this year.  We are excited about this year’s line-up, including returning favorite instructors as well as some sterling new ones.

This year we have added more and exciting components to our conference. The conference will be located in the new Lost Pines Art Center, a 6.2 million project which is the largest comprehensive art center in Texas. All of our instructors will be featured in an art exhibit in the “Art of the Pines Gallery” in the Art Center.

The conference includes a full schedule of workshops and demonstrations.

If you haven’t registered for the Conference or signed up for classes, head over to our website:  www.lostpinesartconference.biz

Registration includes a Friday Night Opening Reception and the first look at the Conference Teacher’s Art Show in the Art of the Pines Gallery.  Also included is the Artist Panel.  Last year it was such an enlightening and enjoyable discussion.

This year it will be a Saturday Luncheon/Teacher Panel and will be included in your registration.

New this year is a raffle of fabulous prizes.  Each registrant will receive 2 free raffle tickets.  Some of the raffle items include: 2 one-night stays at the Hampton Inn, several $100 Visa Cards, original art – all valued over $100 each, and there’s more to come.  Additional raffle tickets can be purchased for $5 each or 5 for $20.  Tickets can be purchased at the Art Center.  (Raffle open to anyone)

ALERT:  If you register before October 16th you’ll get 50% off the $65 registration fee! That’s only $32.50, so take advantage of this opportunity!

We hope you’ll plan to attend the conference, learn a thing or two and have some fun while you support the Art Center in this important annual fundraiser.

To register and to get more information, please go to:  lostpinesartconference.biz

Thank you and hope to see you in November!
The Art Conference Committee

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Exploring the Natural World in Water Media Exhibit in Bastrop

The “Exploring the Natural World in Water Media” Exhibit in the main gallery of the Lost Pines Art Center, 1204 Chestnut St., in Bastrop,from July 25 through Sept. 5. 45 juried paintings presented by Waterloo Watercolor Group.

Reception will be Sat., July 29 from 4-7pm.

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BASTROP 2017 2-Dimensional Art Project call for artists


The 2017 Bastrop 2-Dimensionbal Art Project (“2-D Art”) is an annual program of the Bastrop Art in Public Places Board and the City of Bastrop. The 2017 2-D Art is a new addition adopted to adorn the City of Bastrop’s public buildings with original art.

The 2-D Art call is open in regards to theme and can be in any medium including but not limited to: painting, drawing, mixed media, collage, photography, fiber art, etc. Artist’s produced wood block, lithograph, and serigraph are acceptable. No reproductions of original art will be accepted. The framed size must be between 576 sq. inches and 2160 sq. inches. Please note that larger exhibit spaces are more abundant than the smaller spaces at this time. The call is open to all artists without geographic distinctions or restrictions.

March 15, 2017: Submission Deadline Confirmations of receipt of submissions April 15, 2107: Notification of Acceptance May 1, 2017: Paperwork completion (W-9 and contract) May 17, 2107: Art delivery Date TBD: Appreciation and awards ceremony For artist or event information, please contact Deborah Johnson with the Bastrop Art in Public Places Board at 512-.657-4275

Prospectus: BASTROP 2017 2-Dimensional Art Call

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2016 Lost Pines Art Conference coming Sept. 16 & 17



ART A LA CARTE  – September 16th & 17th

Lost Pines Art League is pleased to announce our second annual 2016 Lost Pines Art Conference (2015 Lost Pines Regional Arts Conference-LPRAC) to be held September 16-17 in Bastrop Texas.  

To Register go to:  lostpinesartconference.org

An impressive line-up of 21 teachers with sessions in:

Ceramics & Clay, Pastels, Oils. Alcohol Inks, Acrylic. Photography,Scratchboard, Childrens’ Classes, Watercolor, Jewelry, Mosaics, Glass, Sculpting demo, Adobe Lightroom, Social Media. and Building Your Website

The Art Conference is for creatives who wish to immerse themselves in inspiration, networking, experimentation, and discovery.  This two-day conference is hosted by the Lost Pines Art League.

To further fire up that imagination, the venues are in historic downtown Bastrop.  Nestled on the banks of the Colorado River in the heart of the Lost Pines region, the Bastrop historic district offers a selection of galleries, shops, restaurants, and inns.  Nearby neighborhoods contain over 100 historic homes, many beautifully restored.  A Texas Main Street city since 2007, Bastrop was also named a Distinctive Destination in 2010 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation in recognition of the City’s work to preserve its historic character.

LPAC HandoutTurq Photos Final2


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