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December 2, 2017
Capitol Hill Art League's December Artist of the Month, Marie-B Cilia De Amicis aims to take your senses on a tantalizing journey through her photographs. She relies in capturing a moment that enlivens her creativity, bringing to us colorful renditions of the world she expertly choose to sieze. Marie, thank you for your photographs and we are delighted to showcase your... more
November 1, 2017
November Mind of the Artist is here! Paula Cleggett brings to us, through her paintings and her beautiful words, the theory behind her work; where she finds inspiration and why she continues to wake up and create every day! I hope you all enjoy reading about the CHAL artist of the Month, and allow her art to speak to you as it has truly spoken to us here at CHAW! ... more
October 4, 2017
And, we’re back! We may have taken a month’s hiatus from the blog, but we are returning to the CHAW Blog with an artist whose will and love of painting reminds us of the power of the healing arts! This artist is a great example of why it counts to continue on, through trials and tribulations, in personal creativity and encouragement. CHAW and CHAL want to continue to keep... more
August 17, 2017
I am sure you have seen some of the amazing social media posts that have been scattering our social media outlets, and I hope you have been thinking to yourself, "Hey! These are some pretty CHAWsome images!" You wouldn't be the only ones thinking this! We here at CHAW are very thankful for the amazing, thoughtful, and hard work that Caroline has put into her time this... more
August 9, 2017

Karen Cohen is a chameleon of life and lover of the adventure in change. Her work exemplifies aspects of her life that have remained a constant force of creative spirit and colorful imagery of people, places, and things- imaginary and real. We are happy to induct Karen into our “Mind of the Artist” blog and look forward to seeing what else she can create with her... more

July 19, 2017
It was such a pleasure getting to sit down with Music Writer and Director, Barbara Schelstrate and Director/Adaptor, Lise Bruneau. These two wonderful creators, actors, muscians, and humble individuals have created true magic in this adaptation of "A Midsummer Night's Musical." Through honest admiration and full artistic trust in each other, the combination of two... more
June 29, 2017

We proudly present: CHAL Mind of the Artist, Part XVIII: Tara Hamilton. Tara's paintings represent the the beauty that can be found in our everyday surroundings, and remind us of what it means to truly see with a creative eye. Enjoy getting to know our June Artist and her paintings- they are a true delight!

Art has been a part of my life since childhood... more

June 20, 2017

This summer, CHAW provides a wide variety of summer camps including: Arts Adventures, Junior Arts Camp, Ceramics Institute, Shake It Off Dance Camp, Only Make Believe Theater Camp and String Fling!. Our camps include the right balance between creativity and recreation, allowing students to learn from professional artists while developing a community of friends! Art... more

June 15, 2017

Our featured CHAL artist, Ken Bachman, creates picturesque interpretations of the world around us. His ability to produce work that not only renders itself to the splendor of our surroundings, but in his own words, "defines a moment of special beauty in a specific time and place."  Ken's paintings are truly a work of art; capturing the eye through his exquist use of... more

June 6, 2017

We are super excited about our special performers this year, too, with two of them being resident artist of CHAW: Taffety Punk and Light Switch Dance Theatre! The National Symphony Orchestra, or NSO, will also be showcasing a fabulous pair: Two Divas and A Bear! Curious about these artists?? Our co-executive director, Hannah Jacobson, was curious too, and was able to... more

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