THE WEDNESDAY STUDIO

Watercolor and Pastel Artists at CHAW

Three Wednesday Studio members juried into art league show

We’re very proud to report that Tara Hamilton, Carolyn Rondthaler, and Karen Van Allen were accepted into the current show, “Galaxy,” the 10th annual metro show sponsored by the Capitol … Continue reading

April 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

Remembering Gina

Our great friend and teacher, Gina Clapp, died on March 12. She was, quite simply, wonderful, and her loss is deeply felt by all of us. When I first suggested … Continue reading

April 11, 2021 · 5 Comments

Credit to the Backyard Bird Nerd

In yesterday’s post for April Draw-a-Bird Day, I totally forgot to give credit to the fabulous photographer who took the pictures that several Wednesday Studio artists used as the source … Continue reading

April 10, 2021 · 1 Comment

Lots of birds come home to roost for the April anniversary of the original DAB-Day

Many of you may not know that Draw-a-Bird Day began because of an incident in 1943 when a seven-year-old girl visited her uncle in a war hospital in England. He … Continue reading

April 9, 2021 · 3 Comments

“Love” was the February art challenge for Capitol Hill Art League

CHAL’s art challenge last month was–quite appropriately, given that February is the month for Valentine’s Day–“love.” These were the contributions from Wednesday Studio members: This first photo shows eight individual … Continue reading

March 2, 2021 · Leave a comment

Exhibit of Ellen Cornett work just opened in DC

Our teacher and fearless leader (she has to be fearless to deal with us . . . ) has, I think, outdone herself this time. The Hill Center in Washington, … Continue reading

February 22, 2021 · 2 Comments

Beautiful birds for February DAB-Day.

Yes, it’s Draw-a-Bird Day again! I love this month’s birds. Marian WisemanWatercolorist

February 9, 2021 · Leave a comment

Wednesday Studio member wins art league January challenge

Congratulations to Karen Van Allen, who won the Capitol Hill Art League’s monthly challenge. The art league’s theme for January was “Winter,” and eight Wednesday Studio members were among the … Continue reading

February 4, 2021 · 1 Comment

Tribute to Linda Norton

We in the Wednesday Studio are very sad this week. Our friend and fellow artist, Linda Norton, died after a short illness on Tuesday morning, January 26. Linda had been … Continue reading

January 28, 2021 · 10 Comments

New year, new DAB-Day, great birds

What wonderful bird art we have to start 2021. Yes, January 8 was the first Draw-a-Bird day of the year. An exciting development around these parts is that a painted … Continue reading

January 9, 2021 · Leave a comment