Victoria Art League
Proudly Bringing the visual arts to Victoria, TX since 1966.
The Victoria Art League was formed to promote the creative visual arts in the Crossroads area and is open to visual artists of all levels.VAL serves as a support organization of Victoria, Texas, as one of the programs to develop new and innovative ways to bring Texas Crossroads residents and the arts together by inspiring exploration, involvement, and enjoyment in the arts.
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Upcoming Art Classes, Summer Camps, and Workshops
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Upcoming Art Classes, Summer Camps, And workshops for 2021
We’re ramping up our Classes, Workshops, Contests and Member Activities for 2021.
Classes hosted by Victoria Art League can now be reserved and paid for online! Click on the event to reserve.
Instructor-hosted classes will be handled at the discretion of the instructor.
Raku pottery- 2 day workshop with Bill Bauer
Raku pottery two day workshop A Raku pottery two day workshop will be offered by Bill Bauer in the pottery studio. Raku pottery is a Japenese inspired low firing technique where the red hot pot is removed from the kiln and placed into a container with combustible materials which once ignited are closed and the pottery absorbs carbon from the smoke and unique effects take place on the surface of the pottery. Class will meet Saturday May 1st from 9-12am to create projects with the Raku clay. They will dry and be bisque fired during the next week and we will meet again the following Saturday May 8th from 10-12 to glaze your bisque pieces and then meet after lunch at 1 to Raku fire the glazed pieces. We will continue firing until all pieces are fired. If interested or for questions call or text Bill at 649-8309 or online at [email protected] Saturday May 1, 9-12 build Saturday May 8, 10-12 glaze, 1-3 or 4 Raku pots
Beginner Summer Pottery Class with Bill Bauer
Beginners pottery summer classes Bill Bauer will offer a six session summer pottery class for beginners. All six three hour classes will take place in a period of 12 days as the process requires 5 days for pottery to dry and be fired the first time and another day to be fired the second time. Classes will start June 21st and end July 2nd. You will experience the complete process of creating in clay and should produce 3 or more pots. The schedule will be as follows: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, instruction and building projects-five days off for drying and firing-then meet the following Wednesday for instruction and glazing your works-one day off for firing the glazed pieces and meet Friday to unload the kiln and spend the rest of the class looking at and discussing (admiring) the finished pottery. Cost will be $145 for the six three hour sessions. The cost will include all supplies; clay, glazes and firings. All you will need to bring is a notebook and yourself. If interested or for questions call or text Bill at 649-8309 or online at [email protected]
Venue Rental with Indoor/ Outdoor Space
up to 150 Guests
Larger events need to be booked in advance. Don’t delay! Weekend event bookings fill months in advance.
Party Room Rentals
We offer affordable. Flexible scheduling during off-peak hours for smaller events.
- Birthday Parties
- Bridal Showers
- Club gatherings
- Baby Showers
Make it an ART PARTY with One of our Instructors!