December 2017 Events at CHAW

By Editorial Team on December 4, 2017
Photo courtesy of CHAW.

Fridays, December 1, December 15 & December 22 – Friday ARTnights: Drop-In Figure Drawing
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) hosts a drop-in “Working from the Figure” session on Friday, December 1, 2017, December 15, 2017 and Friday, December 22, 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 or call (202) 547-6839.

Friday, December 8 – Friday ARTnights: Paint and Sip with Ellen Cornett
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop hosts an evening of painting and wine from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on December 8, 2017. Receive step-by-step instruction from 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.

Saturday, December 9 – CHAW Adult Student Show Opening Reception
The reception will take place in the Gallery from 6pm to 7:30pm, and is free and open to all.

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 CHAW Adult Show will run December 9-December 16 in the CHAW Gallery, 545 7th St. SE. For more information, visit or call (202) 547-6839.

Saturday, December 9 –CHAW Holiday Sale!
Join CHAW in celebrating the Holiday’s and stocking up on those last-minute Holiday gifts… CHAW artists will be showcasing and selling their beautiful works of art in an evening of Holiday joy.

The holiday sale will take place 5-8PM on Saturday, December 9 at CHAW, 545 7th St. SE.