This class is taught using proper social distancing with masks and free standing HEPA/UV-C air cleaners in the classroom. Please read the documents linked below for more details.
The foundation of strong imagery is design–a vital element to all art forms. Students learn to recognize and control movement within the picture plane through the study of shape, value, pattern, line, texture, and color in multiple formats. Most exercises are in abstract form, which is then related to both abstract and representational art. No previous drawing experience is needed. Students need to purchase supplies for this class.
We have a protocol that we follow for deciding when it is reasonably safe to hold in studio classes. We’re continuing to follow all Covid Safety protocols on the state and local levels for onsite activities and are monitoring the conditions in Alexandria.
In-Person Classes Policy
In-person classes will be held when Alexandria sustains thresholds of:
—the Daily New Case Rate at or below 25.0 per 100k; with
—the Covid-19 Infection Rate at or below 1.10; and
—the Positive Test Rate is at or below 10% or below.
Most supplies and supply lists may be obtained at The Art League Store in the Torpedo Factory, room 217. The store hours are 11am – 5pm, Wednesday through Sunday. We offer curbside pickup at The Art League Store, allowing our customers to buy over the phone or online and then drive to our location at 105 North Union Street (or “curb”) to pick it up, without having to leave your car. Call ahead here: 703-548-8127. We offer a price-matching guarantee to our customers based on the advertised price for a specific
When registration is open (check the “Registration starts” date above), click the Add to Cart button to select this course. Add as many classes and workshops as you like, and then proceed to the Checkout page to complete your registration.