Monthly Archives: February 2017

This Earth-CHAL April 2107 juried exhibit

 MESA-First Place Winner: JoAnn Lamicella LaBoy

What on earth is the CHAL April show all about? Just about any earthly thing. On, above, below or made of earth or relating to earth is the theme. This exhibit features thirteen artists of various media.

Exhibit dates: April 22-May 10, 2017

Where: Capitol Hill Art Workshop, 545 Seventh Street SE, Washington DC

Opening Reception: April 22 , 5-7pm CHAW   Juror Marta Staudinger, gallery owner, curator, and lecturer for Art History Smithsonian Journeys, will discuss her selections and present awards. 

First Place: JoAnn Lamicella Laboy               Second Place: Maria Tati Valle-Riestra

Third Place: Rindy O’Brien           HONORABLE MENTION: Kay Fuller, Karen Van Allen

The participating artists are: Kim Bursic; Judith Capen; Marilyn Christiano; Kay Fuller; J. Huttinger; JoAnn Lamicella Laboy; Rindy O’Brien; Ann Pickett; Judy Searles; Ann Thomson; Karen Van Allen; Maria Valle-Riestra; and Karen Zens.

Eno Wine Bar in Georgetown features CHAL art

ENO Wine Bar is in the heart of Washington DC’s historic Georgetown, next door to the Four Seasons Hotel. Refined yet casual, Eno locally sources menu items such as cheeses from Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Maryland to pair with exceptional wines. Locally sourced art adorns the walls of ENO, on exhibit from various members of Capitol Hill Art League.  Eno’s has invited CHAL artists to exhibit art on a two-month rotation for 2017.

Kay Fuller and Kim Bursic, both painters, display their art February and March  2017

Karen Van Allen will feature her abstract paintings in Eno Wine Bar in June and July  2017.

Karen Cohen, Photographer and Paula Cleggett, oil painter will show their art work at ENO Wine Bar in August and September of 2017

Where: Eno Wine Bar 2810 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Georgetown, DC    Telephone: (202)295-2826

SPRING THEME: Community Forklift Art Sale-Garden Party

Community Forklift Garden Party and Art Sale April 1 & April 2

Where: 4671 Tanglewood Drive,Edmonston,MD      When: April 1, Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday April 2,  11am – 3pm

Exhibit and Sales Opportunity. The Community Forklift (CFL) will feature some CHAL artists at their CFL Garden Party and Art Sale. CHAL artists may enter up to FOUR works with a “Spring-Theme”. Bins will be available to sell shrink-wrapped, matted, original paintings and greeting cards. Please read details and entry info here.

Also, Community Forklift is offering 5 artists for each of their First Friday’s May-Sept the opportunity to sell their work on a first come sign up basis from 6-8pm with set up between 4pm-5pm. No commission taken. If interested contact:

Spring or garden attire optional. Use your creative imagination!

Volunteer Opportunities. Every participant will need to volunteer for a shift during receiving, set-up, serving at the sales table, and/or break down. Kathy Clowery will be sending information about volunteering in March.