October 2018 Events at Capitol Hill Arts Workshop

By Editorial Team on October 2, 2018
Courtesy of CHAW.


Fridays, October 5, 19, and 26 – Working From the Figure Drop-In Figure Drawing
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) hosts drop-in Working from the Figure sessions on Fridays, October 5, 19, and 26, 2018 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at 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 or $56 for a four session pass. For more information, visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Friday, October 5 – Photography Open House
The photography department at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop will be hosting its second annual Photo Open House on October 5, 2018 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at 545 7th St, SE. The event includes food and drinks, tours of the digital and darkroom facilities, the unveiling of a new large format printer, and an artist talk by Jamelle Bouie, chief political correspondent for Slate Magazine, a political analyst for CBS News and a passionate photographer, documenting his surroundings on film. For more information, please visit www.chaw.org or call (202) 547-6839.

Friday, October 12 – Friday ARTnights: Paint and Sip with Ellen Cornett
Join instructor Ellen Cornett for Paint & Sip, an evening of art and fun on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Capitol Hill Art Workshop (CHAW), 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.

Saturday, October 27 – Annual Spooktacular Celebration and Open House
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop celebrates the holiday season with its annual Spooktacular celebration on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at 545 7th Street, SE. Join us for live music from private music students, mask making, theater performance by We Happy Few, treats galore and more. Free and open to all (costumes encouraged!). For more information, visit www.chaw.org, or call (202) 547-6839.