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A Quick Pastel Sketch Demo with Nancy Freeman

With Winter term classes underway, our camera crew is once again making the rounds of Art League classrooms to record instructor demos. Today we’re pleased to add the first pastel demo to our library, courtesy of Nancy Freeman! In the video, Nancy shows her Wednesday morning Exploring Pastel class how to do a quick Read more →

Artful Links: 13 Videos to Inspire Your 2013 (Part 1)

If you resolved to try something new this year, we want to help you with some inspiration in this edition of Artful Links. Get your creative wheels turning with these 13 videos of performances, installation art, demonstrations, video art, inventions, and more! Part 1 includes 6 videos, and the next 7 will be in Read more →

Artful Links to Watch

Happy New Year from The Art League Blog! If you’ve resolved to be more creative this year, or you’re just looking to be inspired, educated, and entertained, we’re here to help you with these videos and video collections. Click away! YouTube: If you aren’t already, don’t forget to subscribe to The Art League’s YouTube Read more →

What is Sumi-é?

We recently visited Betzi Robinson’s class to learn about the art of sumi-é (soo-me-eh), or brush painting. Betzi showed us how to paint a great horned owl (above) and sparrows (at the bottom of this post) and told us all about the art form. Students from absolute beginners to accomplished artists take sumi-é classes, Read more →

Meet Suzanne Vigil, December’s Solo Artist

Suzanne Vigil “Up Close & Too Personal” December 6, 2012 – January 7, 2013 Opening Reception: Thursday, December 13, 6:30 pm This month, the solo room in The Art League Gallery isn’t filled with photos — those are photorealistic colored pencil portraits by Suzanne Vigil. “Up Close & Too Personal” captures people at funny, Read more →

Artfête 2012 Wrap-up!

There was a lot going on at Friday’s Artfête Open House and Holiday Party, so we can’t blame you if you didn’t get a chance to see everything. If you’re wondering what you missed, here are some photos — and please check out our Facebook album for more! There were instructor demos, as always Read more →