What COVID protocols will be followed with In-Person classes at MoCA Arlington?

  • Masks are required to be worn by staff, instructors, and students at all times.
  • The museum requires all students to be vaccinated including boosters for those 18+. Please submit proof of vaccination to classwaivers@mocaarlington.org. See full details on class pages.
  • The museum will be cleaned daily, and classroom spaces will be sanitized before and after class sessions.

Thank you for helping keep our community safe!

Ceramics: Throwing & Hand Building

Sundays at Marymount University/ 10:00am-1:00pm OR 2:00pm-5:00pm / April 16 - June 4

Join MoCA Arlington at Marymount University and get an introduction into hand building, throwing on a wheel, and glazing pottery. In this 8-week class, students will explore the techniques and …

Human Anatomy: Hands & Feet

Tuesdays / 6:30 pm - 8:30pm / April 18 – May 9

This class is a 4-week workshop focused on mastering hands and feet! No more avoidance and fear of anatomy. These features can really define the character and finish of the …

Drawing & Painting: The Figure

Tuesdays / 6:30 pm – 8:30pm / April 18 – June 6

Beginning, returning, and advanced students are welcome to explore drawing and painting in this course where we’ll capture the spirit and vitality of the human form. Activities will include quick …

Paper, Print, Stitch

Wednesdays / April 19 - June 7 (no class 5/3)

Curious to explore the bridge between crafts and art? Drawing inspiration from textile arts, participants will explore pattern making through mixed media techniques. Each week, Anjelika will introduce prompts to …

Experimental Painting: The Creative Process

Wednesdays / April 19 - June 7

Art can be exploratory and fun, so why not approach it as play? In art making and other fields, play can be a vital tool for experimentation and innovation. Beginning …

Workshop: Grid Pattern Meditation

Sunday / April 23

In this workshop, participants will explore using a grid to create geometric patterns. Drawing inspiration from weaving, participants will work row by row creating a sense of mediation and flow, …

Workshop: Intuitive Sketch Journal

Workshop / Sunday / April 23

The Intuitive Sketch Diary is your own space to connect with your own intuition, emotions, ideas, visual discoveries and obsessions. In this workshop, resident artist Negar Ahkami will introduce the …

Mixed Media Expressions

Fridays / May 5 - June 9

In this class, participants will explore a variety of collage and mixed media techniques through playful process oriented projects. Come with an open mind and a willingness to try different …

Drawing: Foundations & Discoveries

In-Person Class / Fridays / May 5 - June 9

In this course students will learn the basic technical components of making a work of art through drawing. Students will have the opportunity to strengthen their technical skills by drawing …