Lancaster Art Studios

Co-op and Private Studios and Arts Venue


Bringing Art To The Community And Community The Arts    411 W King Street. Lancaster, PA.


Bob Ross Night!

First Saturday Art Market

​Every First Saturday art/craft vendors from around the region will take over Lancaster Art Studios 12-5pm!  

We will host over 20 vendors on the first floor. Free to the public! Please do not park in the lot behind the building or any diagonal spaces along the side of the building, you can be towed. Vendor space is $20, follow the ticket link to sign up.
Our focus is on fine art, but we welcome any hand-made, art/pieces/supplies/sundries.
Hand made pieces and art only please!

Model Session every Monday and Saturday

Open drawing/painting  group that meets twice weekly to draw or paint from one of our live art models. We have a growing list of models to provide for great variety and a growing group of attendees to provide for good conversation. We have easels, drawing horses, tables, and desks; all you need to bring are art materials.  We meet every Monday from 6pm - 9pm for $10 and saturday 10-12 for $5.
As always, BYOB.

Friday Paint Parties Hosted by 


Friday 5/18 6-8:30
Saturday 5/19 6-8:30
We will be completing two different paintings
All materials provided for $30.
Couples collaboration(two people one canvas) $40.

On a tight budget? Sign up for an assistant ticket for a free class. Help set up and clean up for an hour before and after and paint for free.
Advanced ticket sales only please! Please follow the ticket link button!
We will literally be playing vintage Joy Of Painting episodes, while our instructors pause to expain in detail Bob's almighty methods and madness.
Ages 15 plus. we are using oil paints and solvents, please dress for a mess.
No skill required, 21+can BYOB with ID.

Inkalu is a growing network of independent party artists. We walk you through a work of art step-by-step so you can walk away with a completed piece! click here to register! Every friday at 7pm, BYOB 

Free parking at 20 N Charlotte St.  every day except Saturday and Sunday mornings.

Please do not park in numbered spaces, they are privately rented.

The 20/10 Variety Show!

Every Tuesday 9-12

A weekly event that welcomes all kinds of performances and talents such as, musicians, poets, comedians, dancers, actors and so much more. 20 slots with 10 minutes per performance. BYOB and a $5 cover. Don't hesitate to come out and sign up...every Tuesday! Time to blast off into a night of awesome local talent!Type your paragraph here.

Art Lessons for All Levels!

Learn to draw and paint with instructor Aaron Shiflet. 

Students will explore graphite, charcoal, oils acrylics and wet media.  Open to all levels, curriculum based on individual students pace and level of skill.  Day, evening, and weekend time slots available.   $25/hr.
Instructor Aaron Shiflet will teach his method of drawing and painting from life via direct observation of still life, landscape, and some figure subjects. Students will learn techniques for drawing with several different media as well as techniques for composition, proportion, rendering light and shadow, surface textures, and material quality.
Basic materials provided, students are welcome to bring materials to explore. Please register via our contact form. or call Aaron 717-318-9285.