Art Classes & Workshops

News from our art classes in Old Town Alexandria, including teacher interviews, videos from inside the classroom, and updates on teachers and students. Find out what's going on at the School and what class you want to take next!

To search the current catalog of classes, visit The Art League School home page.

June Workshops: Sketch, Paint, & Photograph Your Way Into Summer

Ranging from five days long to just one, workshops are a perfect way to fit some art into your summer — or to craft your own staycation. Read more →

Feeling the Creative Heat?

Heat, it turns out, is also an important part of an artist’s toolkit. Read more →

Register for Summer Classes This Monday!

The creative days of summer are almost here. How are you going to spend them? Read more →

No Paint Required: A Different Kind of Painting Workshop

Want to make paintings that last through the ages? Read more →

Spring Art Classes Start Monday

We have 203 weekly classes and 61 workshops this Spring, and they start as soon as next week at the Best Place to Take Classes in DC! Read more →

Jewelry Instructor Challenges Students With Unusual Materials

Here's a conundrum: how do you assign homework for a metal jewelry class? Read more →