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

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

Works of seven Wednesday Studio members selected in juried show

We are so happy to congratulate seven classmates on having their beautiful works be part of the current Hill Center Galleries show. Gallery director Nicky Cymrot and artist Alan Braley … Continue reading

January 7, 2021 · Leave a comment

“Ornaments” was the theme for the December challenge of the Capitol Hill Art League

Four Wednesday Studio artists got up the gumption this December to submit art pieces to the monthly challenge sponsored by the Capitol Hill Art League. I say “got up the … Continue reading

January 2, 2021 · Leave a comment

New “Symbolism” exhibit has works from five Wednesday Studio members

A dazzling new show from the Capitol Hill Art League just opened at the Frame of Mine Gallery, 545 8th Street SE. Titled “Symbolism,” the exhibit features works presenting a … Continue reading

December 14, 2020 · 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

From watercolor and clay to a Sharpie and an oil-can spout, artists find a way to render birds for October DAB-Day

Here are the fabulous birds submitted for this month’s Draw-A-Bird Day. Marian WisemanWatercolorist

October 9, 2020 · Leave a comment