Check out some of the wonderful photos from ArtSmash. The strongman was created by teaching artist, Emma Steinkraus and Youth Arts Program coordinator, Leslie Andrus was photographer extraordinaire. Click on an image to save and print it as a souvenir of the evening. It was a fabulous party with more photos to come.... more
Appropriately dressing for an event, particularly for women, is often a dangerous endeavor. ‘Black Tie’ is easy—a long dress, something sparkly and off the shoulder. Similarly, the opposite side of the fashion spectrum—‘Barbeque’—is also straightforward with your only concern being what SPF level to continuously re-apply.
Men, have dressing easy. There are few... more
When I was at CHAW last week, here is what I saw prominently displayed in the gallery:
I respect myself.I honor my artwork and my actions.I cheer on the creativity in others.I listen, I share, and I care for the people and space around me.I am creative... more
Experience the arts this fall with the return of CHAW’s ARTdays , free events and workshops for the whole family! ARTdays began last year when Amy Moore, CHAW’s Director of Education and Programs, envisioned opening CHAW’s doors to the community. Throughout the year, CHAW hosts... more
Prepare your sea legs and get ready to sail the ocean blue, the “H.M.S. Pinafore” is docking in the Anacostia River at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop.
Peter DiMuro directs this sprightly and joyful rendition of the Gilbert and Sullivan classic with a few modern twists. Despite a prologue reference to John Edwards and a modernized parody of Madame Buttercup (... more
Gilbert and Sullivan, classic masters of musical comedy, have created hilarious shows that beat the test of time, but none are funnier than HMS Pinafore or The Lass That Loved A Sailor. A joint collaboration by the GLBT Arts Consortium and the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop brought the side splitting stage... more
Regulars at the Saturday afternoon open drawing took advantage of lovely weather last month to go to Archibald Walk located behind CHAW for some plein aire drawing.
Sessions are held on Saturday afternoons from 1:30-4:30 pm throughout the year. CHAW offers a block of four sessions for $60 and drop ins are $20. Participants usually work from the nude... more