Fear of commitment? Drop in to the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop to learn the proper way to use your collection of oil paints, or pick up a performing art, like singing or ballet.
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 7th Street SE; 202-547-6839.
One of our favorite places to sharpen our skills is Utrecht art store in Metro Center. Take advantage of the in-store Sunday classes, which cover a variety of mediums and attract a cool crowd of local artists. Check out the Store Events section of the website for full details.
Utrecht Art Store, 1250 I Street NW; 202-898-0555.
Corcoran College of Art + Design boasts an impressive lineup of continuing education art classes, so if you’re looking for rigorous instruction, these courses will be worth the investment. You’ll find everything from ceramics and traditional studio art to interior design, digital media, and botanic illustration.
Corcoran College, 500 17th Street NW; 202-639-1800.
Arlington Arts Center, 3550 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington; 703-248-6800.
Photos: Courtesy of Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, Utrecht, Corcoran College of Art & Design, Arlington Arts Center.
The Art League School, 105 North Union Street, Alexandria; 703-683-2323.
Washington Studio School, 2129 S Street NW; 202-234-3030.
Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo; 301-634-2222.