THE WEDNESDAY STUDIO

Watercolor and Pastel Artists at CHAW

Is this peachy enough for you?

In the last post, displaying the squirrels we drew using colored pencil, I should have mentioned that trying this new medium was HARD! I personally found using colored pencil a … Continue reading

October 16, 2022 · Leave a comment

Trying out colored pencil in the Wednesday Studio

As you know, pastels and watercolors are the media that the Wednesday Studio artists use most of the time. But our teacher and leader, Ellen Cornett, has fairly recently been … Continue reading

October 12, 2022 · 2 Comments

Works of two Wednesday Studio members on display on Capitol Hill

Congratulations to Eileen Leahy and Karen Van Allen for having works chosen for “Peaceful Places,” the juried exhibit at the dental office of Dr. Nishan Halim. Dr. Halim worked with … Continue reading

September 15, 2022 · Leave a comment

Birds Flock in for June Draw-a-Bird Day

June 9, 2022 · 2 Comments

Honoring Ukraine with Birds on April Draw-a-Bird Day

This month we wanted to pay tribute to Ukraine, and to its people who are so unjustly suffering. All of the birds in this blog post are birds of Ukraine.

April 10, 2022 · 1 Comment

Record number of birds submitted to recognize birds of the Anacostia River basin

When we heard about what the current artist in residence at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop is doing, we wanted to play in his yard, so to speak. Which meant … Continue reading

February 9, 2022 · 6 Comments

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