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Sculpture Class: Week Four

This was week four of Wood & Stone Sculpture — I'm halfway through the class now, and things appear to be coming together nicely, as you can see in the video. Read more →

Meet the Artists: September’s Reception is Tonight!

The opening reception for Kreshnik Xhiku’s sculpture exhibit, “Structural Elements,” and for the September All-Media Exhibit is tonight, September 12, at 6:30! Come join us for refreshments, presentation of awards, and to meet the artists behind these two exhibits. As part of Second Thursday Art Night at the Torpedo Factory, “Night of 1,000 Strings,” Read more →

Explore Our Fall Classes: A Video Tour

Fall classes at The Art League start next week! It’s still not too late to register, though. We’ve put together a video tour of just one week of classes to give you an idea of what’s going on — but these are only seven of over 200 classes (and 50 workshops) happening this Fall. Read more →

Ice Cream Bowls & Hands-On Art at the King Street Art Festival

September is just around the corner, and that means … ice cream bowls! Come join The Art League at the Alexandria King Street Art Festival, September 7 and 8, for a whole slate of events, including art activities for the whole family. It’s all headlined by our annual Ice Cream Bowl Fundraiser — featuring Read more →

Art Camp Behind the Scenes

Last week we showed you some of what kids made at Summer Art Camp this year. Today we’re pleased to bring you the movies made by campers in our two Clay Animation camps, along with an inside look at the production process: Read more →

Inside The Art League’s Fiber Studio

In our quixotic quest to showcase all the cool things happening in our art classes, last week we visited The Art League’s fiber studio and Marilyn Harrington’s weaving class. Watch the weavers in action and see what they make in the video above. More on the fiber arts department is here. To see new Read more →