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  Gallery by the Lake

Get Ready for Artists Opportunities Every 2nd Saturday, check below for detail and to sign up on line!!!! 

What is Gallery By The Lake?

​Gallery by the Lake houses an eclectic collection of fine art paintings, prints, pottery, sculpture, and fine art photography. We have the largest selection of original creations by award winning local artists in Southwest LA and Southeast TX.
Promoting art education Gallery by the Lake offers affordable art classes and workshops at our Creative Arts Center. We also encourage personal growth for our artists by providing studio space within a supportive, collaborative environment. Gallery By the lake is totally membership managed with an all volunteer staff.​

1911 City Hall, tree, moon
Moving Forward
Prien Lake Twilight
Milky Way over Deschutes River, Oregon
 Loosen Your Painting Style

Artist and Instructor:  David M. Kessler

3 Days Workshop  - September 20, 21, 22, 2019

Click here to register

2nd Saturdays Art Experiences

Hit Me With Your Best Shot

As South Louisiana is known as a bird-watching hot spot, Gallery by the Lake and Gulf Coast Bird Club Bird are now hosting a national bird photography competition, open for entry online at callforentry.org. The entry fee is $35 for 3 photos and must be submitted by September 1st.

Full show for accepted photos is October 13. 

Check the Event Page for more info

Multiple awards will be given.

Upcoming events

As we are partnered with Blick, we must disclose that we, the Gallery By The Lake, receive small compensation on each sponsored sale thru Blick.

Get Art materials at best price from  Blick. Blick will match the price If you find a lower advertised price. Blick stocks more than 80,000 products in its warehouse, and offers nearly 15,000 factory-direct items.

       Click Here to know more about our workshops and classes


If you wish to register for any gallery event off line, you can contact the gallery at

337-436-1008 or mail your check to

Gallery by the Lake, 106 W. Pryce Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601

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"The Artist sees what others can catch a glimpse of."  ~ Leonardo Da Vinci

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Captured moments of "Painting Holiday Cards Workshop"

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Supported by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development , Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by the Arts Council of SWLA.





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