Workshops and Classes

February 2017 Workshops at CHAW

Photo courtesy of CHAW.

Photo courtesy of CHAW.

Fridays, February 3 & 17 – Friday ARTnights: Drop-In Figure Drawing
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) hosts a drop-in “Working from the Figure” session on Friday, February 3, 2017 and Friday, February 17, 2017 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at CHAW, 545 7th Street, SE. Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without formal instruction, facilitated by artist Will Fleishell. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. The session is $15 for drop-in students. For more information, visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Saturday, February 4 – Gallery Show Opening: CHAL Presents Vessels
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) is proud to present the 6th Annual Metro DC Open Juried Exhibition, “Vessels,” sponsored by Capitol Hill Art League. The exhibition will include 2D and 3D vessels of all kinds—from ships to bowls to blood vessels! The show is juried by potter Chris Cooley. The opening will take place 5:00pm-7:00pm on Saturday, February 4 at CHAW, 545 7th St. SE, and is free and open to the public—including wine, cheese, and conversation with the artists and juror. General gallery hours are: 9:30 am–9:00 pm (M-Th), 9:30 am–6:00 pm (F), and 9:00 am–2:00 pm (Sat). Gallery is free and open to the public. The exhibit will run until February 28 in the Gallery. For more information, visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Friday, February 10 – Friday ARTnights: Paint & Sip
Join the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) for Paint and Sip, part of CHAW’s popular Friday ARTnights program, for an evening of painting and wine on Friday, February 10, 2017 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at CHAW, 545 7th Street, SE. Receive step-by-step instruction from CHAW teaching artists Ellen Cornett and Sheppard Bear as you create your own masterpiece, all while enjoying snacks and wine. $30 includes all materials and refreshments. Please call CHAW at (202) 547-6839 to register.For more information, visit www.chaw.org.