Paint Texas 2024!!

Calling all Plein Air Artists! It's that time of year again, time for Paint Texas 2024!!!

$5000 in prizes will be awarded at the third annual Paint Texas!

Plein Air Contest hosted by The Live Oak Art Center in Columbus, Tx. Submission Deadline is March 6, 2024.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all Plein Air Artists, 18 and older, National.

Juried Plein Air Contest.

Live Oak Kids
Spring After School Art Classes here at the gallery. 

American Impressionism with Eric Jacobsen

Join nationally recognized artist and teacher Eric Jacobson for a 3 day Plein Air Workshop. Click the link to register and for more information. 

Love Me Last - Singer Songwriter Series with local Artist John Paul Ortiz

Join local Artist John Paul Ortiz for an intimate Singer Songwriter series concert here at the Live Oak Art Center on Friday April 12th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Click the button below to purchase your tickets. The Courtyard Wine Bar will be open that evening from 4:00pm to 10:00pm for food and beverages. Come out to support John Paul for an evening filled with an amazing private performance as well as supporting the gallery.

Watercolor Paint Workshop with Stephen Henry 

Join Artist and Teacher Stephen Henry for a two-day Watercolor Paint Workshop on May 31st & June 1st. Click the link below to register and for more information. 

Magnolia Days Festival Art Contest

Its that time of year again! Time for the Magnolia Days Art Contest here at the Live Oak Art Center. Submissions are due by May 10th. Feel free to contact the gallery if you have any questions at 979-732-8398.