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.

Spring Classes Countdown (Plus 26 March Workshops)

There's one month to go until Spring classes start at The Art League! Read more →

Weekend Homework: See the Student/Faculty Show!

The Student/Faculty Show is The Art League's annual celebration of all the amazing artwork that gets created in our classrooms. Read more →

Spring Workshop: Fire Your Pots in a Mountainside Wood Kiln

Wood-fueled kilns have a long history and tradition — and they remain in use today because of the beauty of the finished wares. Read more →

Why an Art Class is the Best Way to Treat Yourself in the New Year

Mastering any medium takes years, but every step of the way has its rewards. Read more →

4 Ways to Warm Up in Art Class

With Winter classes starting up soon, our minds are brimming with expectations and yearning for some creative warmth. Read more →

Everybody’s Drawing on the Weekend

Drawing is the foundation of artistic study. This winter, make it the foundation of a weekend well spent! Read more →