art workshop Archive

Tuesday Workshop: Make a Hat for Inaugural Week Action

In this fast & fun evening workshop, participants will design, construct, and leave with a completed hat or fascinator that they can wear proudly when they descend on Washington. Read more →

What is Sgraffito?

Next month, master gilder and frame historian Bill Adair is opening up his Gold Leaf Studios for a special Art League workshop. Read more →

How to Paint & Print on Stained Glass

For painters with an itch to try something new, a workshop starting in two weeks explores a different way to approach the medium. Read more →

Next Week at The Art League: July 20–26

What's happening next week at The Art League? Art Camps, Bin Gallery orientation, and Basic Drawing starts up. Read more →

June Workshop: Portrait Painting with Dan Thompson

Born in Alexandria, drawing since age two, and now on his way to teach in Shanghai, Dan Thompson is leading a workshop next month focused on portraiture — specifically, painting the human head in oil. Read more →

Weekend Workshop: Perspective at the National Building Museum

Linear perspective is an essential component to representational painting. Read more →