Holiday Tea and Gift mART

Join us Thursday, December 4 from 6 to 8:30 pm for our Holiday kick-off event. Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts is gearing up for its […]


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Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts is a wellspring for the community providing inspiration, enrichment, enjoyment, opportunities, and education through the arts.

Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts

Upcoming Events

Holiday Gift mART
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 20 @ 4:00 pm

Join us in the galleries as we transform the space into a holiday gift mART, featuring the work of 30 local artists.  Everything from candles to knit wear to framed art to edibles, there is certainly something for someone on your gift list.  All proceeds benefit the artists and Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts.

The hours are 10 am to 4 pm Tuesday through Saturday and also Sunday, December 7 from 12 to 4 pm.

Open Oil Painting Group
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Each Thursday morning a group of oil painters come together to paint.  There is no formal instruction and no cost to participate. Drop in and paint with others in our classroom space.

Portrait Drawing Group
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Do you love to draw or paint portraits? Are you looking for a place with like-minded people where you can practice your art?
The Portrait Drawing Coop extends this invitation to join them on Fridays from 10am-1pm to work on your skills using live, fully clothed models. Every other week the members will model for each other. All skill levels are welcome.
COST: $5 per session for members; $7 per time for nonmembers.

Closed for Christmas and New Year’s
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – Jan 2 @ 4:00 pm