Texas will be centerstage for a total solar eclipse on Monday, April 8, 2024!  In Bastrop, at approximately 12:20 pm, the moon will start to block the sun causing an (almost) total solar eclipse. The sun is expected to eclipse until 2:25 pm. We're located right outside the path of totality, making Bastrop a great place to view the eclipse without having to maneuver the crowds. Get accurate Texas Eclipse viewing information and plan your trip to Bastrop for the 2024 Solar Eclipse!

Solar Eclipse in Bastrop

Youth Art Classes

  • Lost Pines Art Center
  • 1204 Chestnut Street
  • Bastrop, TX 78602
  • Dates: 3/11/2024, 3/12/2024, 3/13/2024, 3/14/2024
  • Time: Slots Vary
  • Price: Varies

March is National Youth Art Month!

Reverse Drawing for Youth

This 3 day workshop will let kids explore drawing in reverse; using dark paper with light pencils to create shapes and values. This is a great technique to master for kids to enhance their drawing skills.Miss Lori Ann will offer students a chance to create multiple drawings of fun subjects, like elephants, clouds, and vintage coke bottles!  Ages 8-11 are welcome, all supplies provided.

We will offer students a chance to display their work in our gallery for our Student Show in March and April!

Perspective and Rendering for Teens

Our resident Instructor, Tobin Bortner, is offering an Intermediate Level drawing workshop over 3 days. Dig deeper into the techniques and applications to step up your drawing skills. Some basic knowledge in drawing is required. Ages 13-17 are welcome, all supplies are provided for class. (Class tuition includes supply fee). Day One - Perspective, Day Two- Rendering, and Day Three - Sharpening and Improving