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Tortillons, Explained

Tortillons, up close. The Art League Blog is taking a trip down memory lane and reposting some of our most popular art resources! Please enjoy this post from the vault, originally published October 14, 2015. Read more…


Artist Opportunities #418

Strata, a mixed-media painting by Art League instructor Delna Dastur. On Tuesdays, we gather a variety of artist opportunities around the DC area and beyond. Find one below and enter today — good luck! Click here Read more…


dial m for murder

Listen to the card. It speaks on behalf of houseplants everywhere. If you think about it, our relationship with houseplants is pretty imbalanced: they provide us with beauty; companionship; fresh oxygen; and a sense of Read more…


halo labels’ feelgood basics

Bring on the stretchy pants. Autumn’s here, folks, which means it’s time to invest in some long-lasting, trans-seasonal basics best described as ‘comfy’. Halo Labels is the Berlin-based brainchild of Ala Sowiar, who says her Read more…


diy leaf art

Make like a tree and leave. (Not forever – just long enough to do this cool DIY.) If you’re wanting to surround yourself with nature but can’t quite justify quitting your entire life and moving to Read more…


amy earles illustration

And now, one for the more gothically inclined. If your artistic taste veers towards the surreal and gothic, you’d do well to turn your eyeballs towards the visual stylings of Amy Earles. Her illustrations and Read more…