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 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 →

Monday Life Drawing Presents: “Drawn to Life”

Four days a week, The Art League provides open studio time for artists to draw and paint from live models. Read more →

Congratulations to the Student Show Award Winners!

With the 2017 Student/Faculty Show concluding its short run on Sunday, it's time to celebrate the student award winners! Read more →

9 Days Left to See the Student/Faculty Show

Every artwork has a label with the name of the class it was created in. This is one of our favorite ways to find a new class to get excited about. Read more →

Monday: Plan Your Escape

On Monday, you can get yourself an early Valentine’s present at the Best Place to Take Classes in the DC area! Read more →