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.

It’s Not Too Late for Art Camp Fun: Fiber Camp!

Did you know? Even though Summer is underway, you can still sign your kids up for fun camps at The Art League through August 16! Read more →

Summer Classes are Here: Choose Your Summer Getaway

Art by Andy Warhol, quote by Marshall McLuhan “Best Place to Take Classes in DC” – Washington Post Express Summer classes are already here…but don’t worry! Although the term has started, many classes don’t begin until after the July 4th holiday!There’s still time to make room for creativity this summer! How will you spend Read more →

8 Years of Fun: Art Camp Time Machine!

Did you know: The Art League's Art Camp is the longest running visual arts camp in the area! We've been here for more than 30 years! While sadly we can't find any photos from the '80s (please let us know if you have any lying around), let's take a look back at the last several years of burgeoning kid Read more →

Dive in! Summer Classes and Workshops are Here!

Summer is the time to get your feet wet and try something new! So sit dive in to a new class or workshop....color, or collages, or even Japanese papermaking! With 135 classes, 51 workshops and 102 art camps...there's something for everyone! Read more →

Find your Next Thing at The Art League

From textile work, to cherry blossom chasing, to capturing your favorite blooms in watercolor—The Art League has you covered. What's your Spring "thing"? Read more →

Spring Forward: 5 Spring Workshops to Look Forward To

Make the last few days of this snowy winter a little more colorful at The Art League. The school is gearing up for Spring classes, workshops, and Art Camp 2019! Here’s a curated selection of Spring workshops to welcome back longer days and warmer weather: Read more →