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.

Repost: 5 Things I Learned in Basic Drawing

As someone with a busy career and other life demands, I was feeling depleted creatively. Basic drawing was enriching and fulfilling in ways I didn’t expect. Read more →

Clay from Family Farm finds New Life at The Art League

The unlikely story of Ted Upton and how a pipeline, clay, The Art League ceramics department, and a family reunion yielded a series of beautiful vases. Read more →

Choose Your Adventure: Which Fall Class Should You Take?

With 250+ fall classes and workshops, deciding on a class might be pretty tricky. We're here to help! Read more →

2018 Art Camp by the Numbers

It’s the final week of Art Camp, and after a fun and artistic summer, we're taking a look back at all the fun had by our 1,000+ campers. Read more →

Art Workshop + Party = The Monotype Party

Here’s an idea for a party: get together over two days (September 1 and 2) with your friends, some food and drinks, and a printing press. Read more →

Fall 2018 Registration is Open!

Fall Registration is now open! Check out the many NEW additions to our faculty and curriculum in our new 2018-19 catalog. Read more →