The goal of the Lost Pines Artisans Alliance is to enrich and unify
the arts community in Smithville and Bastrop County and to work to make
Smithville known as an "arts destination" bringing increased tourism
and commerce to Smithville. The Lost Pines Artisans Alliance will also
work to make the arts more accessible to the citizens of this community.
We will work to do this through education, outreach, and the creation
of and participation in community events.
The Lost Pines Artisans Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit registered
in the State of Texas.
The Mary Nichols Art Center is located in the heart of
Smithville. This beautiful historic home has been renovated and is dedicated
to the art of Smithville offering classes and workshops as well as other events.
The LPAA Gallery on Main is in downtown Smithville and is open Friday 1:30-5pm,Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 1:30-5pm most of the year.
Shop locally for that unique and lovely piece of artwork that show Mom how much you care. From hand crafted
jewelry to hand painted scarves, boots and jackets. From oil and watercolor paintings to hand thrown pottery,
the LPAA Gallery on Main has a gift for everyone, just waiting for you to take it home. Our artwork is affordably
priced, with many pieces under $20.00! Come in and see our lovely, locally made pieces.
Mary Nichols Art Center