THE WEDNESDAY STUDIO

Watercolor and Pastel Artists at CHAW

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

Having fun with knives: Capitol Hill Art League challenge

“Knives Out” was the theme of the August challenge of the Capitol Hill Art League. Each month this spring and summer the league has invited its members to submit art … Continue reading

September 1, 2020 · 1 Comment

More art from Wednesday Studio members

It’s full steam ahead for many of the artists in the Wednesday Studio. Here are some of their latest works.

June 21, 2020 · 4 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

March birds arrive to cheer up the halt and the lame

This month several submissions for Draw-a-Bird Day are sporting purple casts. This was a huge and delightful surprise to me, as I, too, have had a purple cast on my … Continue reading

March 9, 2020 · 3 Comments

New year kicks off with new birds and new artists

Happy 2020! We have quite an assortment of birds for January Draw-a-Bird Day.

January 10, 2020 · 2 Comments