BASTROP, Texas, Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lost Pines Art League will host the 2016 Lost Pines Art Conference September 16-17. The 2016 art conference in Bastrop, Texas, features more than 30 workshops focused on a variety of artistic techniques. The art conference also includes business classes in social media and art photography. There are class offerings designed for both experienced as well as aspiring artists.
"Creatives seek inspiration," said Patricia Rendulic, executive director for the Lost Pines Art Center. "Inspiration comes from engagement in arts, interacting with artists, and experimenting with other mediums. Creatives who immerse themselves in learning discover new things about themselves and their art. We have designed this conference to provide that experience."
Workshop venues are in historic downtown Bastrop. Bastrop's Main Street is nestled on the banks of the Colorado River in the heart of the Lost Pines region. It includes a selection of shops, restaurants, and galleries. Bastrop is a National Trust for Historic Preservation Distinctive Destination. There are more than 100 restored historic homes in nearby neighborhoods. "Art in Public Places," Deep in the Heart Art Foundry and a large art community welcome artists.
Some of the available workshops include:
- Oil w/Palette Knife Painting
- Intro to Alcohol Inks
- Beginning Watercolor
- Beginning Pastel Underpainting
- Carving Clay - Relief & Engraving
- Intermediate Jewelry Wire Wrapping
- Keep Inking-Intermediate
- Shooting at Night
- Decorating Green Clay Surfaces
- Beginning Scratchboard
- Basic Off Camera Flash
- Editing Night Images
- Acrylics-Creating Beautiful Textures
- Decorating Bisque Clay
- Shooting and Editing Your HDR Images
- Pan Pastel Adventure
- Composition 2D
Patricia Rendulic is the new the Executive Director for the Lost Pines Art Center. She is the owner of the Rendulic Glass Studio. A grand opening celebration for the new 12,000-square-foot Lost Pines Art Center is scheduled for early 2017. For more information, see Lost Pines Art Center.
The Lost Pines Art League (Bastrop Fine Arts Guild) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Its membership includes a diverse set of artists and supporters of the fine arts.
SOURCE Lost Pines Art League