THE WEDNESDAY STUDIO

Watercolor and Pastel Artists at CHAW

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

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

Lots of birds fly in for November DAB-Day

What a treat to have so many birds in the November Draw-a-Bird Day flock. Here they are!

November 9, 2021 · 1 Comment

More art from the Wednesday Studio

Here are some more of the works Wednesday Studio members have been producing.

June 7, 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

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

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 Andreatta brings flowers up close and personal

I think Linda A is giving Georgia O’Keefe a run for her money, the way Linda is putting you right into the plant. This summer she has created just gorgeous … Continue reading

September 7, 2020 · 2 Comments

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