New Mexico Art League


Since 1929 . . . Still Inspiring and Creating Artists!

Please Make Note - Due to Library Construction and Parking Lot Closure, the New Mexico Art League is having to postpone the beginning of all Fall classes by two weeks. 
We apologize for the inconvenience.
Use Fall in New Mexico to find Your Inspiration!!

"Winter is an etching, Spring a watercolor, Summer an oil painting and Autumn a mosaic of them all," stated Stanley Horowitz. Take in a sample of the mosaic of Autumn classes being offered by the New Mexico Art League below. For more information, go to the Adult Classes page of the website or click here.

Tom Blazier: Composing the Landscape
September 28 - November 16
Mondays, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

This class will help familiarize students with the tools of composition necessary for conveying his or her expressive vision and intent for a given subject. For more information, click here. 

Cynthia Rowland: The Portrait, Selection & Intention
September 29 - November 18
Wednesday Evenings, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

We will revisit the basics of portraiture and offer simplified techniques that will build confidence as well as explore taking your painting from the literal replication of the model, to an expressive work of art using selection and intention, concepts known to great artists, past and present. For more information, click here.

Lea Anderson: Experimental Mixed Media & Design
October 5 - November 23
Monday Mornings, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Would you like to learn new ways to create dynamic, visually exciting art? Come and learn the secrets of compositional design with all kinds of interesting materials in this playful, yet information-packed class. For more information, click here.

District Chapter 219 is the local chapter of the Colored Pencil Society (CPSA). which promotes the stature and awareness of colored pencil as a fine art medium. Founded in 2000, we presently have about 25 members, some of whom are new to the medium, and some who are award-winning professionals. Chapter meetings are held on the 4th Saturday of each month, and usually include a program relating to working with the medium. Please visit our blog sit:, and join us for a meeting.  

Call For Entries!

Two Exhibitions

The Small Works Holiday Show and Sale

Deadline for entries: 

October 24, 2015

A wonderful, fun show to celebrate the season! This show is open to all artists working in the media of painting, drawing, printmaking, photography and mixed media. 

For a prospectus, click here.

Limited Edition Prints of All Kinds

Deadline for entries:

December 12, 2015

All original printmaking mediums are acceptable: lithographs, etchings, mono prints, aquatints, woodblock prints, serigraphs, etc.

For a prospectus, click here.


What creative ideas can you bring to Black & White?

Your talents are needed to begin work on our most amazing fund-raiser ever:

If you would be interested in helping to plan next year's event, please be sure to call Buffy at  293-5034!

We would love you to be part of our team and grow this exciting event!

Since 1929 . . . 

Still Inspiring and Creating Artists!

3409 Juan Tabo NE,  Albuquerque                                       Map It                                  P.O. Box 16554, Albuquerque NM 87191
               Hours:  10-4  Tue - Sat

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