Showing 1 - 20 of 52 Art Schools in Washington DC

Digital Photo Academy

in Jamaica Plain
211 E 18th St #2R, New York, New York 10003

The school began with the idea of a nationwide workshop series dedicated to promoting the culture of digital photography.The workshops would be taught by talented and accredited professional photographers who live in the cities where they teach. The classes would be small, and the students would be grouped according to skill level so that nobody would...

General Assembly

in Globeville
10 E 21st St 3rd Fl, New York, New York 10010

General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. The leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, we foster a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love. What began as a co-working space in 2011 has since grown into a global learning experience...

American School of Flower Design

in Doraville
131 W 28th St, New York, New York 10001

World renowned floral designer Michael Gaffney teaches flower design from the ground up. Learn from the master and you, too, could become a designer. Want an artistic, creative life that adds emotional significance to nearly any experience? Then consider American Floral Design Schools. Once upon a time, Michael Gaffney worked away in a cubicle on...

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

in Capitol Hill
545 7th St, Washington, District of Columbia 20003

Founded in 1972, the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW), a nonprofit arts organization, was created to instruct in visual arts, dance and music. Through its multi-disciplinary arts programs taught by teaching artists with a passion to share their disciplines, CHAW has fostered a safe and nurturing environment for people of all ages and artistic abilities...

ArtJamz

in Brookland
1728 Conneticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

ArtJamz is a public art studio and lounge where anyone can paint and sip and create a work of art. We are unique in the fast-growing paint-and-sip industry in that we were the first to offer Freestyle painting sessions where people can design an original work of art.  We provide studio time, canvas, art materials and guidance. All you do is show...

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital

in Capitol Hill
921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, District of Columbia 20003

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital is a Vibrant Home for Culture, Education and City Life on Capitol Hill The Civil-War-era facility is re-opened on its three-quarter-acre site of formal gardens framed by an historic wrought iron fence, with improvements that include modern energy-saving geothermal heating and cooling systems.  A professional...

The Smithsonian Associates

in Southwest Washington, D.C.
1100 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Smithsonian Associates offers unparalleled access to the Smithsonian's world of knowledge through innovative and engaging programming that promotes learning, enrichment, and creativity for people of all ages. The largest museum-based educational program in the world, Smithsonian Associates annually offers more than 750 seminars, performances, lectures,...

Washington Studio School

in Sheridan-Kalorama
2129 S St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

The Washington Studio School (WSS), a nonprofit organization established in 1985, offers classes primarily in drawing, painting, sculpture to adults and high-school teens. We teach students at all levels and provide a community of learning through lecture series, critique sessions, gallery exhibits, and a library. Our emphasis is on learning by...

Uncork'd Art

in Kalorama Triangle
1834 Columbia Rd 3rd Floor, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

Uncork’d Art restaurant-studio merges the worlds of art, wine, and cuisine all in one place - a different spin on the paint and sip industry. Guests partake in quality food and drinks while having the opportunity to engage in art expression offered through our open paint sessions and paint classes while listening to jamming tunes.   We are...

Merlot's Masterpiece

in Dupont Circle
1512 U St, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

We create social art experiences. Sip, laugh and paint a masterpiece.  We provide the supplies! No experience required!

Smithsonian American Art Museum

in Downtown, Washington, D.C.
750 9th St NW Ste 3100, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

The Smithsonian American Art Museum, the nation's first collection of American art, is an unparalleled record of the American experience. The collection captures the aspirations, character, and imagination of the American people throughout three centuries. The museum is the home to one of the largest and most inclusive collections of American...

Washington Photo Safari

in Downtown, Washington, D.C.
4545 Connecticut Ave NW Apt 1016, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

Washington Photo Safari teaches the techniques of photography by taking visitors and local residents on half-day and full-day photo shoots around key sites of the nation’s capital and other cities, while an accompanying professional photographer offers participants extensive tips in camera use, image composition and design, proper exposure, lighting,...

Hillyer Art Space

in Dupont Circle
9 Hillyer Court NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

Hillyer Art Space is a contemporary gallery dedicated to serving the public with quality exhibitions and programming. Established in April 2006, Hillyer is a program of International Arts & Artists, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing cross-cultural understanding and exposure to the arts internationally through exhibitions, programs,...

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District Clay Center

in Langdon
2414 Douglas St NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20018

The District Clay Center is the largest and most complete ceramics arts center in the District of Columbia and the surrounding metropolitan area. More than just a studio, a school, or a shared workspace, our facility caters to a diverse community of artists at all skill levels. We have physical spaces for all of the different programs and for every...

Capital Photography Center

in Southwest Washington, D.C.
1616 H St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20006

Capital Photography Center was created by Marie Joabar who for more than a decade was the Education Programs Manager and Corporate Trainer at Penn Camera, one of Washington D.C.’s long standing photography retailers. Marie developed that company’s educational program growing it from three topics in 2003, to almost 50 in 2011, and earned it the...

Sam D’Amico Photography

in Penn Quarter
718 7th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Sam D’Amico Photography intends to be a learning resource for photographers who want to study photography and camera operation. Most classes require nothing more than your interest in how to create better photographs. Regardless of your level of experience, whether your choice of camera is a point and shoot or a fully manual SLR, chances are that...

Looped Yarn Works

in Dupont Circle
1732 Connecticut Ave, Washington, District of Columbia 20009

Looped Yarn Works is located in the heart of Washington, DC. We offer a beautiful selection of yarns, fibers, books, patterns and notions. Our experienced staff is friendly and always ready to help. We have knit and crochet nights, classes, special events, meet ups and much more to keep you coming back. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of life...

Casa Italiana Language School

in Judiciary Square
595 1/2 Third St, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

We've been called a corner of authentic Italy in the heart of Washington DC, and for good reason. At Casa Italiana Language School, we believe learning the Italian language and culture should be fun. With courses designed to engage our students and let them learn effortlessly, Casa Italiana promises to deliver an experience beyond the basic process...

Jewelryclassdc LLC

in Capitol Hill
52 O St NW Ste 105, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

We want to give the aspiring jewelry maker the incredible experience of transforming metal, as well as the techniques and knowledge they will need in order to realize their own design ideas.  Learn jewelry making and metal design from goldsmiths Daniel Valencia and Emily Reeder. Small class size, fully equipped student studio ensures individual...

Hinckley Pottery, Inc.

in Georgetown
3132 Blues Alley NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20007

Jill is the founder of Hinckley Pottery and its chief instructor, with nearly 40 years of experience. She began her artistic career as owner of master drawing and contemporary art galleries in Greenwich Village and on Madison Avenue in New York City.  In the late 1960s, Jill relocated to Washington DC and established a new gallery in Georgetown....