Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Event Listings

3rd Annual Halloween Music Spooktacular

10/25/14

3rd Annual Halloween Music Spooktacular
Saturday (2:30pm)

The 3rd annual CHAW Halloween music spooktacular will be this Saturday, October 25th at 2:30pm in the ballet studio. The Spooktacular features a wide array of CHAW student musical talent - in costume, of course! Reception with Halloween treats to follow in the art gallery. All are welcome!

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HILLoween on 7th St. SE

10/31/14

HILLoween on 7th St. SE
Friday (5:30pm - 8:45pm)

CHAW joins Eastern Market and the DC Public Library in celebrating Halloween on the Hill! Join us for arts activities, music, trick-or-treating for art, and more--all taking place on 7th St. SE: at CHAW, the Southeast branch of the library, Eastern Market, and two Alphabet Animals sculptures. Top it all off with donuts, cider, and a family-friendly spooky classical piano recital at 7:45pm back at CHAW. It will be the best ART rush you've ever had on Halloween!

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Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month

11/3/14

Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month
Mondays (6:30pm - 8:00pm)

Let published novelist Hannah Sternberg help you reach your National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) goals this year with a series of classes on working through writer’s block. Using fun group writing exercises, and tips for individual practice, these classes will unlock your creativity and get the words flowing! Each class can be taken individually, or come to all four and combine the lessons for a revolution in your writing technique.

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Painting Clay and Sipping Cabernet

11/7/14

Painting Clay and Sipping Cabernet
Friday (6:30pm-8:30pm)

Join teaching artist Clay Hollenkamp for an evening of clay tile painting and wine sipping! In this workshop, you'll learn the frisket technique, using stencils and paint on clay tiles, while enjoying a happy hour atmosphere. All materials and refreshments will be provided--so just bring your creativity and a willingness to play with clay!

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Working from the Figure

11/7/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 9/5, 9/19, 10/3, 10/17, 11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 12/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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Capitol Hill Art League Presents Multi-Media Art Exhibition: “I See Scapes”

11/8/14

Capitol Hill Art League Presents Multi-Media Art Exhibition: “I See Scapes”
(Opening 5pm-7pm; Exhibit runs until December 5, 2014)

The Capitol Hill Art League presents "I See Scapes," a multi-media juried art show of the Capitol Hill Art League. The exhibit runs until December 5, 2014, with an opening reception on November 8th from 5pm to 7pm in the CHAW Art Gallery. Gallery hours are: 9:30 am–9:00 pm (M-Th), 9:30 am–6:00 pm (F), and 9:00 am–2:00 pm (Sat).

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Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month

11/10/14

Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month
Mondays (6:30pm - 8:00pm)

Let published novelist Hannah Sternberg help you reach your National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) goals this year with a series of classes on working through writer’s block. Using fun group writing exercises, and tips for individual practice, these classes will unlock your creativity and get the words flowing! Each class can be taken individually, or come to all four and combine the lessons for a revolution in your writing technique.

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Paint & Sip

11/14/14

Paint & Sip
(6:30-8:30 pm)

Join us for an evening of painting and wine from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Fridays, September 12, October 10, and November 14, 2014. Receive step-by-step instruction from teaching artists Ellen Cornett and Sheppard Bear as you create your own masterpiece all while enjoying snacks and wine. $30 includes all materials and refreshments. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information or to register.

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Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month

11/17/14

Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month
Mondays (6:30pm - 8:00pm)

Let published novelist Hannah Sternberg help you reach your National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) goals this year with a series of classes on working through writer’s block. Using fun group writing exercises, and tips for individual practice, these classes will unlock your creativity and get the words flowing! Each class can be taken individually, or come to all four and combine the lessons for a revolution in your writing technique.

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Working from the Figure

11/21/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 9/5, 9/19, 10/3, 10/17, 11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 12/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month

11/24/14

Get Unblocked! Writer’s Block Clinic for National Novel Writing Month
Mondays (6:30pm - 8:00pm)

Let published novelist Hannah Sternberg help you reach your National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) goals this year with a series of classes on working through writer’s block. Using fun group writing exercises, and tips for individual practice, these classes will unlock your creativity and get the words flowing! Each class can be taken individually, or come to all four and combine the lessons for a revolution in your writing technique.

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Working from the Figure

12/5/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 9/5, 9/19, 10/3, 10/17, 11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 12/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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Working from the Figure

12/19/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 9/5, 9/19, 10/3, 10/17, 11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 12/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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