Artists in Middleburg (AiM) at Birkby House, 109 Loudoun Street, SW, Leesburg, VA 20175

Summer Pastel 2-Day Workshop with Lori Goll

This workshop is suited for all levels of artists... from beginners to experienced artists wanting to learn about the magical medium of soft pastels. No matter your style... realistic, impressionistic, abstract, etc, pastels provide a vibrant, portable, and versatile medium from which you can make beautiful paintings. Lori will discuss and demonstrate different brands of soft pastels, various substrates, underpainting techniques, framing and storage options, studio safety, plein air setups, etc.

Artists in Middleburg (AiM) at the National Sporting Library and Museum, 102 The Plains Road, Middleburg, VA 20117

Week-Long Equine Sculpture Workshop with Goksin Carey

The workshop is open to all levels of experience from beginner to professional. Everyone is welcome — no previous experience in sculpture is necessary. Students of all levels work together at their own pace and receive individualized instruction from Carey. Carey has led successful equine sculpture workshops at AiM since 2014 and this will be the third year her week-long workshop will be held at the National Sporting Library & Museum.

Focus on the Valley Photography

Photography Workshop

Learn how to better utilize your camera and take better photos after this 3 hour hands on workshop. We will learn about and manipulate our shutter speeds, aperture sizes, ISO, and other features and learn how these adjustments affect our photos. — Sterling & Elsewhere

Art for Children & Teens — Sterling Studio/Classroom

Fine Art skill building, in drawing, painting and art challenges for the budding artist. We will build art skills through methods that teach real art technique. Projects rotate each session, so there's always something new, but always included: drawing, color drawing, painting in at least two media, and 3-D design, in a curriculum developed in over two decades teaching. Students can stay at each level for 3+ years. Taught by award-winning artist Lisa Zadravec.