THE WEDNESDAY STUDIO

Watercolor and Pastel Artists at CHAW

New year, new birds. Welcome to Draw-a-Bird Day, 2022

Here are this month’s DAB-Day birds. Record number of birds in this flock. Happy New Year, everyone! Marian WisemanWatercolorist

January 9, 2022 · 5 Comments

Works showing familiar Capitol Hill sights adorn walls of Capitol Hill Village office

Four Wednesday Studio artists were among those invited by the Capitol Hill Village to paint everyday scenes from the Capitol Hill neighborhood. The Village is a nonprofit membership organization focused … Continue reading

January 7, 2022 · 1 Comment

Wednesday Studio well represented in CHAW adult student show

Art by Wednesday Studio members took two of the top three awards and four honorable mentions at this year’s student show at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop. The judge for … Continue reading

December 26, 2021 · 2 Comments

CHAL opens new show this Saturday: Includes two Wednesday Studio artists

The juror has chosen works by Eileen Leahy and Tara Hamilton for a new show of the Capitol Hill Art League. CHAL’s show, “Reflections,” opens August 21 in the gallery … Continue reading

August 19, 2021 · Leave a comment

Capitol Hill Art League monthly challenges for March and April

CHAL’s monthly challenge continues to be a popular program for artists. Here are the contributions from Wednesday Studio members for the March and April challenges. March: Growth April: Contours

May 12, 2021 · Leave a 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

Draw-a-Bird Day closes 2020 with fabulous bird art

December DAB-Day is, of course, the last one of this year. Here are 13 great birds that flew in for the occasion.

December 9, 2020 · 1 Comment

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

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

September Draw-a-Bird Day brings just stunning bird art!

I’m sure you’ll agree that these birds are really wonderful.

September 10, 2020 · 1 Comment