Workshops and Classes

CHAW Winter 2019-2020 Class Listings

Courtesy of CHAW.

CHAW is now registering for the winter and spring sessions of our after school Youth Arts Program. We invite students in grades K-5 to build skills, a strong sense of community, and a life-long love of the arts with a CHAW arts class (or classes!). Van service, sliding scale payments, payment plans, and gift certificates are all available. Click here for more info.

Youth classes include

  • Theater: Physical Acting
  • Visual Arts: Drawing Techniques, Sculptural Design, Arts & Humanities, and Intro to Art & Social Justice
  • Fashion: Design & Sewing
  • Ceramics: Handbuilding, Sculpture, and Wheelthrowing
  • Music: Dance, Sing & Play and Orff Ensemble
  • Photography: Social Justice and Shoot & Develop


  • Early release Wednesday programming and van service
  • Friday Crafternoons

Click here for more information and please call (202) 547-6839 for any and all questions.

CHAW invites you to make great art and build community through a winter arts class or workshop including:

  • Visual Arts: Acrylic Painting, Drawing Studio, Fundamentals of Drawing, and Life Drawing
  • Ceramics: Basics, Intermediate, and Advanced options
  • Workshops: Glaze and Vessels
  • Dance: NOWDance Contemporary Dance Forms

Click here for more info or call (202) 547-6839. Sliding scale payments, payment plans, and gift certificates are all available!

Drop-in Working From the Figure
Fridays, Dec. 20 & Jan. 3, 17 & 24
6:30-9:30 p.m.

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model facilitated by artist Will Fleishell. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels available. $15 for drop-in students. Call (202) 547-6839 for more info.

Join us for our Art Adventures drop-in classes every Monday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (last session for this year on Monday, 12/16). Students ages 2.5 and up with a caregiver can join us for guided art activities with teaching artist Mariana Fernandez. $5 suggested donation. Please call (202) 547-6839 for more info.