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Earrings, Rings, & Things: Jewelry with Felt and Metal

Join Art League instructors Lisa Vershbow and Renate Maile-Moskowitz on November 6, 2010 as they trade techniques and materials to create fanciful jewelry. Felt Earrings by Lisa Vershbow & Renate Maile-Moskowitz This one-day workshop invites participants to join in the process of making original, fun, colorful projects or even special holiday gifts. Several innovative Read more →

Upcoming Art League Workshops

The Art League offers tons of workshops throughout the year, but we offer even more in the summer when people don’t have the time to dedicate to a full eight or nine week class. Here’s a taste of what’s coming up. Check out our website and see what’s happening throughout the summer! Gestural Florals Read more →

Smithsonian Workshop: Exploring Nature in Detail

The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History is having a FREE special event for budding and professional artists. This event will allow the public to draw directly from the Smithsonian’s collections! Be ready to draw from plants, insects, rocks, minerals, fossils and more! Bring your own art supplies, and begin drawing! Professional artist will be Read more →

Ceramics Workshop This Weekend

Making Pots from PartsWorkshop with Renowned Ceramist Blair Meerfeld A native of Colorado, ceramist Blair Meerfeld incorporates native clays and materials into his work. His pots are variations or abstractions of shapes – mechanical, human, or landscape. By using salt glazes, he is able to “pull out the secrets of clay and slips, leaving Read more →