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Metalworking And Jewelry

at The Art League - Alexandria

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Location:
Alexandria
105 North Union St
Btwn King & Cameron Streets
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this ceramics class:

The Art League Ceramics Studio is located at our Madison Annex in Old Town, Alexandria. The studios are large, bright, and well equipped, easily stimulating creativity. Open studio time allows students to practice and expand their skills outside of class. Students interested in a complete clay experience may participate in our assistant work-study program and have the opportunity to learn how to mix glazes, recycle clay, and load kilns. Participants in the assistants program are eligible for tuition reduction. Please call The Art League School for details. 

The Art League Ceramics Studio offers daytime, evening, and weekend classes accommodating beginners and those with advanced skills. Students may choose to make pieces on the potters. wheel, handbuild, or take a sculptural approach to their work. Most instructors can teach all methods of construction. Additional workshops are available during the year for students to work with well known, established, artists from around the country. 

The Art League Ceramics Studio fires the majority of its work at cone six oxidation in electric kilns and gas reduction kilns at no additional cost. The facility also fires with raku or wood kilns for an additional fee. 

The materials fee includes 25 pounds of clay, glazes, and firing in the electric kiln. New students may buy tools for approximately $20 at the first class. Students of all levels are welcome.   

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The Art League

Founded in 1954, The Art League, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) charitable and educational nonprofit organization. The League is a multifaceted visual arts organization that meets its mission through its gallery, fine art school, art supply store, and arts-outreach programs.

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