September 2017 Events at CHAW

By East City Art Editorial Team on September 5, 2017
Photo courtesy of CHAW.


Friday, September 15 – Friday ARTnights: Drop-In Figure Drawing
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) hosts a drop-in “Working from the Figure” session on Friday, September 1, 2017 and Friday, September 15, 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.

Saturday, September 9 – CHAW Faculty Gallery Show Reception
Meet the Artists of CHAW! We are highlighting the artists we have teaching at CHAW, providing an idea of their personalities, interests, and qualities in their craft- giving visitors a chance to see what our teachers are capable of! The reception offers an opportunity to meet the artists, see their work, learn more about CHAW, and, of course, indulge in our signature wine and cheese. 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 Faculty Show will run September 1-September 23 in the CHAW Gallery, 545 7th St. SE. For more information, visit or call (202) 547-6839.