The Art League School in Old Town Alexandria, VA offers classes and workshops in a variety of painting media including watercolor, oil, acrylic, and pastel with first-rate instructors. Painting courses ranging from realism to abstraction are offered for the aspiring and the accomplished artist. Classes and workshops take place year-round during the week, weekend, day and evening.

See also: Watercolor

Take a peek inside one of our abstract painting classes

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Deirdre Saunder
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Marsha Staiger
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Bryan Jernigan
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Midnight Blooms by Guido R. Zanni
Guido R. Zanni
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Ted Reed Oil Painting
Ted Reed
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Carolyn by Ted Reed
Ted Reed
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John Blee

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