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Call for Artists – Portrait & Figure Festival

Early Deadline September 15: In celebration of its 60th Anniversary year, The Art League is holding its first Portrait & Figure Festival, October 23-25, 2014, in Old Town Alexandria, VA.
19 Art League and visiting artist instructors, all accomplished portrait and figure artists, are coming together for three intensive days of painting, drawing, and sculpting demonstrations, critiques, lectures and more. Artists at all levels are welcome. Register early (before September 15) for $335, or after September 15 for $365.
Pre-conference events include behind-the-scenes tours of the National Gallery of Art and the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC, and dinners with artist instructors at local restaurants.
Guest instructors include Michael Grimaldi, Ephraim Rubenstein, Sharon Sprung, Dan Thompson, and Costa Vavagiakis from The Art Students League in New York. Art League faculty including Danni Dawson, Scott Hutchison, Robert Liberace, Paul Lucchesi, Thanasi Papapostolou, Steve Prince, Ted Reed, Kurt Schwarz, Lisa Semerad, and Rick Weaver complete the line-up.
For more information, FAQs, and to register, click here.

Opportunity posted on: September 8, 2014