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.

Winter Registration is Open—Get started on your New Year’s Resolution!

As of this week, you can register for a brand-new year of workshops and the Winter term classes. Find all Winter Classes and Workshops here.  Read more →

Artist Opportunities #442

On Tuesdays, we gather a variety of artist opportunities from the DC area and beyond. Find one below and apply today — good luck! Read more →

Repost: 5 Things I Learned in Basic Drawing

As someone with a busy career and other life demands, I was feeling depleted creatively. Basic drawing was enriching and fulfilling in ways I didn’t expect. Read more →

Clay from Family Farm finds New Life at The Art League

The unlikely story of Ted Upton and how a pipeline, clay, The Art League ceramics department, and a family reunion yielded a series of beautiful vases. Read more →

Choose Your Adventure: Which Fall Class Should You Take?

With 250+ fall classes and workshops, deciding on a class might be pretty tricky. We're here to help! Read more →

2018 Art Camp by the Numbers

It’s the final week of Art Camp, and after a fun and artistic summer, we're taking a look back at all the fun had by our 1,000+ campers. Read more →