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Nov 8 Joie de Vivre ENDS

Joie de Vivre show ends: Thursday November 8. Your work will be stored in the closet at the CHAW gallery. There is a sign out sheet to initial and date when you remove your work.
Pick up: Nov 9-10-13-14       CHAW is closed 11/12 Veterans Day.

Thank you so much for a lovely show! This show has been accepted for another exhibit next year at the Verizon Gallery at NVCC. Details will be emailed to all exhibitors.

Hoagnmai Pham

Oct. 2 CHAL members Art Critique

If you like to get some positive feedback and constructive opinions or tips on your artwork, bring 1-2 pieces of your work to the CHAL members critique group on Oct. 2 from 10-12noon. 
Carolyn R. runs the group and everyone is happy to share artistic impressions. Contact Carolyn to reserve your spot:

Where: Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 7th St. SE, WDC

Mind of the Artist features Ken Bachman September

Learn more about our award winning member, Ken Bachman.   He currently has a solo show during September  at Arts Club of Washington, 2017 I (eye) St NWReception: Friday Sept. 7 from 6:30-8:30pm- you’re invited!  More info:

If you are a CHAL member and would like to tell your story about your art, please contact the steering committee at and we can assign a date for you to be featured!

Sept. 22 Receiving for Joie de Vivre Annual Members (only) juried exhibit

The Capitol Hill Art League presents our annual, juried (for members only), all media exhibition called Joie de Vivre.

On September 22 and 24 please bring your artwork for jurying to Capitol Hill Arts Workshop BEFORE the annual members and new members meeting. We have an excellent juror and she will have the tough task of narrowing down all the entries to what she feels illustrates: Joie de Vivre! Her judging will be early October and you will be notified of the results via email from the steering committee email:

Juror: Kat Jamieson.    Theme: Joie de Vivre, (Joy of Living), is a French phrase used to express a cheerful enjoyment of life; an exultation of spirit.

Important Note: If you are not a member of Capitol Hill Art League and wish to join this competition and more to come, it’s easy to do. Just fill out the form attached and mail it to Capitol Hill Arts Workshop or deliver it in person. content/uploads/2018/07/2018-19-Membership-Form.pdf

Please see the attached prospectus for all the details and dates for Joie de Vivre. Click here: