Becoming Professional

The Art League School in Old Town Alexandria, VA offers classes and workshops to help students become professional artists.

Students of all levels, from the beginner to the experienced artist, can learn about building a resume, approaching galleries, organizing shows, coping with rejection, slides, publicity, marketing, taxes, and many other topics.

Courses are offered year-round, during the week, weekend, day and evening.

Our blogger George shows off his first exhibit entries
Our blogger George shows off his first exhibit entries

Becoming Professional classes


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Stephen Collins

Becoming Professional instructors

Becoming Professional on the Creativity in Action blog

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