The Wednesday Studio

  • July Draw-a-Bird Day
    Appropriately enough for July, we have a Bald Eagle, drawn by Linda Norton: Linda Norton: Bald Eagle, colored pencil. These are other great birds for DAB-Day, July 8, 2017. Remember, any of you can submit a bird for our blog. Send a photo of your art to [email protected] Tara Hamilton: Angry Bird, iPad app. Tom Eichenberger: Young Kiwi. Mixed media. But if you want to know, it’s wood, plaster, cork, wire, acrylic paint, screw, glass beads, and, the piece de resistance, a porcupine quill. Vera Armstrong, age 6: Flamingo. Crayon ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, July 8, 2017By wisemarian
  • Tara Hamilton among award-winning artists showcased in special exhibit
    “Creme de la Creme” is the name, and the spirit, of the show the Capitol Hill Art League is presenting, featuring  CHAL members whose works have received awards during the 2016-17 exhibition season. Our Tara Hamilton is one of the artists featured. CHAL members were each invited to submit two pieces that had not previously appeared in CHAL shows. Many Wednesday Studio artists are members of CHAL. The exhibit runs through August 14 at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) Gallery, 545 7th St. SE. The public is invited to a “meet ... Read More
    Published on Monday, July 3, 2017By wisemarian
  • Here are the Wednesday Studio members
    You wondered who we are? This week we were all together in one place—a feat in itself. Someone had presence of mind to suggest a photo, and here it is. First row: Tara Hamilton, Kay Elsasser, Wan Lee, Fran Tomlinson. Second row: Lynne Mallonee Schlimm, Eileen Leahy. Third row: Anne Shields, Marian Wiseman, Martha Pope. Fourth row (note–it starts in the middle): Linda Andreatta, Ellen Cornett. Top row: Pat Stocks, Linda Norton, Vince Iannacchione.   ... Read More
    Published on Thursday, June 29, 2017By wisemarian
  • Park Gables Gallery in Harrisonburg, Virginia, has outstanding annual juried show
    Last week I had a chance to visit the VMRC Juried Art Exhibition. This is an exciting national multimedia show that is a product of the residents at the Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Their Park Gables Gallery has served as the venue for this annual open-call for 14 years. Over five hundred submissions were received this year, and roughly 100 pieces are selected by a distinguished panel of artists and art educators. This year the exhibit is outstanding, as usual, and I had a very interesting talk ... Read More
    Published on Thursday, June 29, 2017By brunkspring
  • Kay Elsasser works from Italy are in Glen Echo show
    I learned so many things today! Here are some of them: Wednesday Studio watercolorist Kay Elsasser went to Italy for a week this year as part of a trip led by artist Walt Bartman. Some of Kay’s paintings from Italy are in a show at Glen Echo Park in Maryland. (Scroll down to see three of these paintings.) Glen Echo has three art galleries of its own; it also has several resident artists who have their own galleries there. The Yellow Barn Studio, where Kay’s art is exhibited, is one ... Read More
    Published on Monday, June 26, 2017By wisemarian
  • Kay Elsasser works from Italy are in Glen Echo show
    I learned so many things today! Here are some of them: Wednesday Studio watercolorist Kay Elsasser went to Italy for a week this year as part of a trip led by artist Walt Bartman. Some of Kay’s paintings from Italy are in a show at Glen Echo Park in Maryland. (Scroll down to see three of these paintings.) Glen Echo has three art galleries of its own; it also has several resident artists who have their own galleries there. The Yellow Barn Studio, where Kay’s art is exhibited, is one ... Read More
    Published on Sunday, June 25, 2017By wisemarian
  • Wednesday Studio artists shine at CHAW’s Spring Student Show
    Of the 10 pieces by Wednesday Studio members in the Spring Student Show at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, four won prizes, including Best in Show and the annual  award for best watercolor. These are the winners: Linda Andreatta, Best in Show Award for her pastel Black Ankle Vineyard #2. Lynne Mallonee Schlimm, Maureen Yonis Watercolor Award for Oysters. Linda Norton, Honorable Mention Award for her watercolor First Blush. Martha Pope, Honorable Mention Award for her pastel Sea Island Inlet. Below are  photos of all nine Wednesday Studio works of art in ... Read More
    Published on Tuesday, June 20, 2017By wisemarian
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