THE WEDNESDAY STUDIO

Watercolor and Pastel Artists at CHAW

November Capitol Hill Art League challenge garnered great tabletops

Each month the Capitol Hill Art League selects a theme and challenges its members to create art suitable for the theme. The November CHAL challenge was “Tabletop,” and several Wednesday … Continue reading

December 3, 2020 · Leave a comment

Duck joins November flock for Draw-a-Bird Day

This is definitely NOT a lame duck. It’s more like I’m a lame blogger. This poor duck wanted so much to be with the other birds for November DAB-Day, but … Continue reading

November 11, 2020 · 2 Comments

From watercolor and clay to a Sharpie and an oil-can spout, artists find a way to render birds for October DAB-Day

Here are the fabulous birds submitted for this month’s Draw-A-Bird Day. Marian WisemanWatercolorist

October 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Wednesday Studio uncovers the beauty of thistles

Ellen Cornett recently sent us a photograph of a six-foot thistle she had seen on her daily walk. Several of us accepted the challenge to render it in art somehow. … Continue reading

September 13, 2020 · 3 Comments

Linda Norton keeps the hits coming this summer.

Here are some beautiful pieces that Linda Norton has created this summer. This first one is a scene in the Eastern Market neighborhood that we here on Capitol Hill are … Continue reading

September 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

Nine birds and one bird wannabe fly in for August DAB-Day.

As always, I love this month’s birds.

August 9, 2020 · 2 Comments

July Draw-a-Bird Day has huge variety

I love seeing so many differences in the birds that people submit for DAB-Day. Not only different birds, but also the differing media and approaches. Here are the July birds!

July 9, 2020 · 2 Comments

June Draw-a-Bird Day attracts birds from around the world

Welcome to DAB-Day in the Wednesday Studio. You, too, may contribute your rendition of a bird to our DAB-Day blog posts. The deadline for the July DAB-Day post is midnight, … Continue reading

June 9, 2020 · 3 Comments

Recent work from Wednesday Studio artists

Here are a few works from the Wednesday Studio.

June 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

Birds take virus precautions for May Draw-a-Bird Day

For May 2020 DAB-Day, most birds demonstrate ways to stay safe. This is Pat’s first submission to the monthly DAB-Day fly-in. Truly a beautiful oriole, Pat. Welcome to the Wednesday … Continue reading

May 9, 2020 · 3 Comments