Workshops and Classes

Art Enables Hosts Second Saturday Workshop with Michelle Chen

Photo by Michelle Chen.

Photo by Michelle Chen.

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Workshop: Saturday, March 11 from 1pm to 4pm

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Art Enables hosts their monthly community arts workshop, where artists, art enthusiasts, children, and adults can participate in art-making workshops led by local artists.

Their Second Saturday workshop on March 11th, 2017 from 1 – 4pm will be led by local artist Michelle Chen. She will be leading an introduction to Chinese calligraphy and brush painting workshop. Free and open to all ages. No registration required and all materials will be provided.

About the Teacher: Michelle Chen is a Taiwanese-American artist who grew up in Maryland. She began studying traditional Chinese calligraphy and painting as a child, and later had the opportunity to study Arabic calligraphy while living in Cairo, Egypt. Beyond calligraphy, Michelle also works in acrylic, oil, and spray paint. Between 2013-2014, Michelle assisted master artists in the creation of several works of public art as part of the Murals DC program. Michelle is a graduate of Georgetown University, where she studied Culture and Politics.

Art Enables is located at 2204 Rhode Island Ave. NE. For more information on their Second Saturday Workshops or on Art Enables, call (202) 554-9455 and ask to speak with Allie Frazier.