Inspired Minds Art Gallery

Featuring Local Artists

Inspired Minds Art Center is proud to promote the amazing artists who live all around us.  The Inspired Minds Art Gallery, located just off the main lobby entrance, displays and sells artwork created exclusively by local artists - from paintings and sculptures to weavings, paper creations and more!

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"The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding go out to meet it." ~ Thucydides


2021 Central Texas Veterans Art Exhibit

As a way to celebrate and honor the service of our local veterans, Inspired Minds Art Center has invited veteran artists to submit artwork to be displayed in the  2021 Central Texas Veterans Art Show. This is a juried exhibition showcasing work from regional Veteran artists and includes former members of all branches of the United States military. Mediums include charcoal, oil, acrylics, sculpture, photography, mixed media, lithograph, and more.

Exhibiting Artists include:

Michael Clark, Dave Sorrell, Lee Caudillo, Dena Taylor, Jon Stahly, Terry McDowell, Robert James Waller, Vincent Gordon, Justin Gordon, LeRoy Lawson

Closing Reception: October 16th, 4-5pm

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October 22 - November 13

2021 Buda Plein Air Festival Art Exhibit


[ pleyn-air; French ple-ner ]


  • pertaining to a manner or style of painting developed chiefly in France in the mid-19th century, characterized by the representation of the luminous effects of natural light and atmosphere as contrasted with the artificial light and absence of the sense of air or atmosphere associated with paintings produced in the studio.

  • designating a painting executed out of doors and representing a direct response to the scene or subject in front of the artist.

  • (of a painting) having the qualities of air and natural light.

The Buda Plein Air Festival was created with the purpose of responsibly bringing the community together outdoors through art in a mindful, healing, and celebratory way. It's a spectacular 5-day festival in Downtown Buda filled with live art, live music, art markets, community art activities, and artist social events. The festival culminates in a plein air art competition!

The Buda Plein Air Festival Art Exhibit features juried, award-winning artwork as well as other plein air artwork created by registered artists during the festival.

Exhibiting Artists include:

Gena Destri - 1st & 3rd place winner

Amie Gonser - 2nd place winner

Joy Bliss - Honorable Mention

Jen Cronin - Honorable Mention

Jay Willbur - Honorable Mention

Jake Akers

Jessica Mason

Sarah Pierce

Michael Clark

Jen Jones

Cindy Schiffgens


Additional Registered Plein Air Artists Include:

Karen Creswell

Ray Creswell

Virginia Egal

Jon Klist

Lauren Schroeder

Natalie Medlin

Charlene Galloway

Opening Reception: October 22, 5-7pm

Closing Reception: November 13th, 4-5pm