Classes - visual art, dance, acting, photography, writing in Metro DC

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Anyone Can Act (15 & Up, One day Workshop)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Jan 12, 2019
Acting is also a fun and deeply satisfying activity, and Washington has more opportunities for doing it than practically anywhere else.

Calligraphy (Adults, 9 Sessions)

The Art League
Sat. Jan 12, 2019
Structured to give beginning students solid basic skills in the calligraphic arts and help intermediate students learn new hands.

Wreath Workshop: Historic Greenery

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Sun. Dec 16
Make your own wreath for the holidays!

Metal Jewelry (Adults, 5 Sessions)

The Art League
Sat. Jan 12, 2019
Learn how to design and create stunning art jewelry from silver sheet, wire, and other metals. Traditional tools and their uses are covered in depth.

Throwing / Handbuilding Ceramics (Adults, 9 sessions)

The Art League
Wed. Jan 9, 2019
Students may choose to make pieces on the potters. wheel, handbuild, or take a sculptural approach to their work.

Firsthand Experience: Fashion Illustration

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Jan 12, 2019
During this workshop, D.C.-area illustrator Delphine Lee leads students through the fundamentals of fashion illustration.

Intro to Acting for the Camera Two Sections (15 & Up, 6 Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Tue. Feb 26, 2019
An intensive course devoted to acting for film and television

Wreath Workshop: Historic Greenery

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Sun. Dec 16
Make your own wreath for the holidays!

From Novice to Novelist

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sat. Feb 23, 2019
This day-long workshop will deconstruct and demystify the novel-writing process for struggling and/or aspiring writers.

Getting Started in TV and Film (15 & Up, 6 Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Wed. Jan 16, 2019
This class will cover the ins and outs of all aspects of the film industry in our area.

Woodblock Printing (Adults, 9 Sessions)

The Art League
Mon. Jan 7, 2019
Beginners and experienced printmakers explore a variety of woodblock printing methods.

First Studio: Story + Workshop

Kreeger Museum
Sat. Dec 15
Children are invited to use their imaginations as they explore the paintings, sculpture, and architecture of The Kreeger Museum.

Spotlights

Silk Screen Printing (Adults, 9 Sessions)

The Art League
Mon. Jan 7, 2019

Plotting Your Novel

The Writer's Center
Fri. Mar 1, 2019

How to Write a Novel

The Writer's Center
Wed. Jan 23, 2019

Foundation Painting (Adults, 9 Sessions)

The Art League
Sat. Jan 12, 2019

Intro to Documentary Production (Adults, 7 sessions)

Docs in Progress
Feb. 2 – Mar. 16, 2019

Beginner's Travel Writing

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sat. Mar 2, 2019

My Life, One Story at a Time

The Writer's Center
Thu. Feb 7, 2019

Indoor Recess: Arts & Crafts Hour for Adults

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sun. Dec 16

Basic Drawing (Adult, 9 Sessions)

The Art League
Mon. Jan 7, 2019

Metal Sculpture (Adults, 9 Sessions)

The Art League
Mon. Jan 7, 2019

Auditioning for Musical Theatre (15 & Up, 6 Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Apr 15, 2019

Patterns: The Art of Zentangle

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sun. Feb 3, 2019
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