April 2019 Workshops and Events at CHAW

By Editorial Team on April 1, 2019
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April 1 – 22 – Capitol Hill Arts Workshop’s Spring Arts Classes Begin 
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop hosts a new spring session of adult and youth classes throughout the month of April at 545 7th Street, SE. Adult classes begin the week of April 1, 2019 and include offerings in the Visual Arts, Dance, Photography and Ceramics. CHAW’s popular after school Youth Arts Program begins April 22 and features classes in the visual and performing arts for grades K-5th with van service from participating schools. Private music instruction is available for all ages. Tuition assistance and payment plans are available. For more information on classes or to register, visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Fridays, April 5, 19 and 26 and May 3, 17 and 24  – Working From the Figure Drop-In Figure Drawing
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop hosts drop-in Working from the Figure sessions on Fridays, April 5, 19, 26 and May 3, 17, and 24, 2019 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at 545 7thStreet, 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 or $56 for a four session pass. For more information, visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Saturday, April 6 – Capitol Hill Art League Opening Reception for By Design, an all-media regional open-call exhibit
The Capitol Hill Art League presents the all-media art exhibit By Design opening Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 7th St, SE. The juror is curator Claude Elliot. 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). Free and open to the public. Exhibit runs until Thursday, May 9, 2019. For more information, visit www.caphillartleague.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Fridays, April 12 and May 10 – Paint & Sip with teaching artist Ellen Cornett
Join instructor Ellen Cornett for Paint & Sip, an evening of art and fun on Fridays, April 12 and May 10, 2019 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Capitol Hill Art Workshop, 545 7th St, SE. Receive step-by-step instruction as you create your own masterpiece while enjoying refreshments. Cost is $30 and includes all materials. Please call (202) 547-6839 to register (space is limited and pre-registration is required). For more information, visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Monday, April 15 – Friday, April 20 – CHAW Spring Break Camp
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop hosts a Spring Break Camp for students in grades K-5 Monday, April 15 – Friday, April 20, 2019 (no camp on Emancipation Day, Tuesday April 16th)  from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at 545 7th St, SE. Campers will engage in recreational activities, crafts and field trips in the morning, followed by structured art activities in the afternoon. $50 per day or $190 for the week. Payment plans and tuition assistance available. For more information, visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.