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.

Charcoal Drawing Demo with Scott Hutchison

Drawing transparent objects sounds difficult, but Art League instructor Scott Hutchison demonstrates a simple approach in the video above. Read more →

Winter Classes Start in One Month!

You have a few weeks left to sign up for that art class you've been eyeing. As always, we're offering nine-week classes and shorter-term workshops. Read more →

Try Your Hand at Woodfiring in This Ceramics Workshop

The Art League's Woodfiring Workshop is an opportunity for potters to experience woodfiring from beginning to end, using a kiln built by the instructors. Read more →

Fall Class Creations at #theartleague

We want to take this chance to share just some of the creations students posted from classrooms in the last nine weeks. Read more →

The Vote is In: We’re the Best Place to Take Classes!

You voted us the Best Place to Take Classes in the DC area in the Washington Post/Express Best of DC 2016 poll! Read more →

What Are You Waiting For?

The 2016–17 school year has officially begun! Are you going to join in? Read more →