Category Archives: CHAL Artists Opportunities

August 4 photoshoot~RESERVE for Greg Staley photographer for CHAL members (only)

                                                                 GREG STALEY

For Capitol Hill Art League Members ONLY: Do you need your art work photographed? As we have done before, we have invited professional photographer, Greg Staley, to photograph artwork for CHAL members (only). Greg will transfer and email your work to you after the session so you can use these digital fileimages for entering various contests/exhibits, promo materials or just for memory’s sake.

Where: Capitol Hill Arts Workshop . 545 7th St SE Black Box Theater Room
When: August 4 . Time: 10am-noon
Fee: $10.00-$15.00 per item
Payment: Check or cash-paid to Greg Staley at the photo shoot

Deadline: July 30 toRSVP  to hold your spot with Greg. Email: to and put in the subject: photoshoot. We will notify those who respond if we have enough participants to go forward with the photoshoot.

Mind of the Artist/CHAW blog features: Charles Martin

Long Island City by Charles Martin

Former New Yorker and Capitol Hill Art League member Charles Martin tells us his story this month.  To read his story, please go to

Next up: Jane Mann, photographer, for August’s Blog.

We welcome our members to share their art filled story with the community through this monthly blog featured online on the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop website. The following months are ready to be filled: August thru December. Please contact our Steering Committee at and note the month that you would like to do a self-interview. We will send you more details!

July 9-Nov. 2, 2018 REMAX Realty Office CHAL Exhibit

The Date for CURRENT REMAX Alliance  realty office exhibit ends July 6, if you have work there, please pick up your art work from 10am-5pm thru  July 3 and 6th. Thanks very much for participating in this event. And congrats to those who sold their work!

  Remax Installation Team: Karen Cohen, Jon Weiner and Jan Zastrow    

New Art Exhibit at Re/Max July 9-Nov 2, 2018

Exhibitors: Karen Cohen, Jan Zastrow, June Sherman, Charles Martine, Jon Weiner, Rindy O’Brien, Karin Zens and Karen Edgett

Receiving/Install date: July 9 at 10am-12 noon  REMAX: 220 7th ST SE, Wash DC.
All work should be framed and wired (no springs clips) ready to hang. 
Reception: TBD
End date/pick up for exhibit: November 2, 2018

 Questions: Steering Committee Please do not call REMAX. 

RE/MAX Allegiance Realty Office invites Capitol Hill Art League Members to exhibit our November 2framed  artwork, paintings, prints, mixed media, or collages  in their prime location across from Eastern Market. Many new buyers are searching for homes in DC during the summer months and the REMAX realty office will be filled with our art on their walls. Great exposure for us.  We receive the  full amount of the sale price; all sales are handled between you and the buyer using the contact info you provide for your artwork (either phone # or email).

 We are fortunate to have CHAL represented in many places on the Hill.

June 13 Capitol Hill Art League Members (only) Art sale and raffle/Velocity Condo/Residents Social Night

Capitol Hill Art League Members (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!

Rindy O’Brien, Karen Cohen, and Carolyn Rondthaler donated art cards and prints for the residents free raffle drawing.

 June 13th artists featured in the halls and meeting room are: Karen Van Allen, Carolyn Rondthaler, Rindy O’Brien, Karen Cohen, and Jan Zastrow. These Five artists will be presenting June 13-Sept. 12 with introductions to the new artists at the June 13 social hour!

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:  Velocity Condominiums address: 1025 First Street SE, Washington, DC 20003.


Summer “CELEBRATE” juried exhibit July 13-Sept 7-NEW Deadline

NEW DEADLINE for CELEBRATE!–Summer Capitol Hill Art League (only) 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.

Dr. Halim’s office has presented CHAL art shows over the years and promises to have a crowded reception party with many potential art buyers!  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. NEW Deadline to enter is June 15th.

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, .