October 2016 Workshops at CHAW

By Editorial Team on October 5, 2016
Photo courtesy of CHAW.
Photo courtesy of CHAW.

Friday, October 7 – Mini Photography Sessions with ginnyfiler photography to benefit Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Photographer Ginny Filer works with kids (aged 6 months and up), adults, or the whole family in 15-minute photography sessions: perfect for the fast-approaching holiday card season! Sessions will take place on Friday, October 7 from 9:30am to 12:30pm at CHAW, 545 7th St. SE. Each session is $150 and includes 15 minutes of photography and 5-10 lightly edited digital photos, which will be delivered electronically (with the option of ordering prints online). 50% of the proceeds will be donated to CHAW to support the tuition assistance program. To schedule a photo session, email mcombal@gmail.com. Payment will be due by credit card the day of the session.

Fridays, October 7 & 21 – Friday ARTnights: Drop-In Figure Drawing
The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) hosts a drop-in “Working from the Figure” session on Fridays, October 7 & October 21, 2016 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 www.chaw.org or call 202-547-6839.

Friday, October 14 – Friday ARTnights: Paint & Sip
Join the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) for Paint and Sip, part of CHAW’s popular Friday ARTnights program, for an evening of painting and wine on Friday, October 14, 2016 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at CHAW, 545 7th Street, SE. Receive step-by-step instruction from CHAW 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. Please call CHAW at (202) 547-6839 to register. For more information, visit www.chaw.org.

Friday, October 28 – Friday ARTnights: Crafts & Craft Beer
Join teaching artist Clay Hollenkamp for an evening of crafting, community, and craft beer with DC Brau brews while you work on projects that allow you to unwind, engage your creativity, and enjoy artful conversations with friends old and new. No experience is necessary. The workshop takes place 7:00pm-9:00pm on Friday, October 28 at CHAW, 545 7th St. SE. $35 per session. For more information and to register, visit www.chaw.org or call 202-547-6839.