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

Beautiful birds for February DAB-Day.

Yes, it’s Draw-a-Bird Day again! I love this month’s birds. Marian WisemanWatercolorist

February 9, 2021 · Leave a comment

Wednesday Studio member wins art league January challenge

Congratulations to Karen Van Allen, who won the Capitol Hill Art League’s monthly challenge. The art league’s theme for January was “Winter,” and eight Wednesday Studio members were among the … Continue reading

February 4, 2021 · 1 Comment

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

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 Draw-a-Bird Day garners awesome art

Here are the birds submitted for this month’s DAB-Day: Marian WisemanWatercolorist

November 9, 2020 · 1 Comment

Wednesday Studio members get ghoulish for art league challenge

“Haunting” was the theme of the Capitol Hill Art League‘s October challenge. The art league welcomes submissions from its members in any medium, and the Wednesday Studio was well represented … Continue reading

November 5, 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