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June 13 CHAL Art sale and raffle/Velocity Condo/Residents Social Night

CHAL will hold another ART SALE/Meet and Greet  for the 200 residents of Velocity Condominiums on June 13, 5:30-7:30pm. Reserve YOUR spot (via email to Steering Committee),  to sell your matted prints, original artwork, greeting cards and art related items-just in time for Father’s Day gifts!

A FREE Art Raffle will  also be held for attending residents on June 13.  We would like to have three donated items for raffles that evening to encourage more residents to attend these art/social events. If you have art that you would like to donate, please send your email with the item listed and suggested retail price for residents to know the value of the raffle item.

AND time to change out the artwork from Velocity walls and hang new art for purchase. Please email your intentions and we will send a label PDF to fill out. June 13 at 11:00 AM  is the take down and new install date. Five artists will be presenting June 13-Sept. 12 with introductions to the new artists at the June 13 social hour! Now is your chance to SHINE.

No commission is deducted and you are responsible for conducting your own sales with cash, checks or your credit card machine. We do ask residents to pay by cash/check for sales.

Use this email for your replies/suggestions: Steering Committee via email: chalartists@gmail.com  Velocity Condominiums address: 1025 First Street SE, Washington, DC 20003.

 

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June 23 Reception for Artists’ Pick

Artists’ Picks

 All-media, members-only, non-juried exhibit

Our second non-juried show of the season, “Artists’ Pick” begins in June 2018.  It is time for you to strut your stuff.  You may bring one piece (only) of artwork to CHAW on June 16, between 9:30 and 11:30 am.  We will hang them as they arrive.  If there is wall space left for more art at the end of receiving on Saturday, we will let you know by email, and those of you who did not make it on Saturday can bring your art on Monday June 18, between 9:30 and 11:30 am. Fee: $5 for 1 piece. 

There will be a “People’s Choice Award” at the reception, 5-7 pm on June 23rd.  This show ends July 14.

This is a member only show. We invite YOU to become a member if you would like to submit to this exhibit before or during the receiving dates listed.

DATES TO REMEMBER

Receiving: Saturday, June 16th & Monday, June 18th, 9:30–11:30 AM

Exhibition dates: June 18 to July 14th
Opening Reception and “People’s Choice Award”: June 23rd, 5–7 PM

(Volunteers needed for all of the dates listed above! We cannot do it without our volunteers.)

INSTALLATION REQUIREMENTS
Artwork may be no larger than 16 x 20” or weigh no more than 30 pounds.  As always, works must be properly prepared to hang on our Walker system.
2-D Works must have a hanging wire securely and tightly strung on screw-in eyelets,
D-rings, or screw-in brackets (for metal frames)

3-D Works must be able to safely sit on one of our pedestals.

We look forward to seeing your choice of your work for this signature exhibit!

 

 

Summer “CELEBRATE” juried exhibit July 13-Sept 7

CELEBRATE!–Summer CHAL exhibit July 13-Sept. 7th, 2018

Capitol Hill Art League presents an exhibition July 13, 2018 at Dr. Nishan Halim’s Dentistry office as part of his practice’s 5th Anniversary. We are looking for bright, fun, interesting pieces to celebrate the office’s five years on Capitol Hill.  This is CHAL members only juried exhibition. CHAL’s own artists, Kimberley Bursic and Sarah Porter are the jurors.

Please look at your google group email sent with  all important details, dates, entry code and instructions to submit your artwork digitally through CHAL’s Smarter Entry. Deadline to enter is June 8th.

Reception/Party July 13 from 5pm-8pm at Dr. Halim’s office located at 27 6th St NE, Washington, DC. Questions? Please contact Rindy O’Brien/steering committee, rindyobrien@gmail.com .

June 5th- CHAL Artists/Members’ Critique group

Our CHAL critique group meets the first TUESDAY of each month.

Schedule:  June 5,  July 3, August 7, Sept. 4. (all tentative and subject to change.) Facilitator: Carolyn Rondthaler/CHAL artist. If interested, please email her at: carolynrondthaler@gmail.com  

Where: Capitol Hill Arts Workshop/ downstairs photo lab room.   Time: 10am -12 noon.

 CHAL members can bring one or two works of art each time for discussion.   Guests who are not CHAL members are able to attend once and invited to join CHAL to attend more critique member group sessions. 

May 1 – CHAL Artists/Members’ Critique meeting

Our CHAL critique group meets the first TUESDAY of each month.

Schedule: May 1 , June 5,  July 3, August 7, Sept. 4. (all tentative and subject to change.) Facilitator: Carolyn Rondthaler/CHAL artist. If interested, please email her at: carolynrondthaler@gmail.com  

Where: Capitol Hill Arts Workshop/ downstairs photo lab room.   Time: 10am -12 noon.

 CHAL members can bring one or two works of art each time for discussion.   Guests who are not CHAL members are able to attend once and invited to join CHAL to attend more critique member group sessions.