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Apr 06

Opening Weekend: “ICONS – An Exhibition About the Right to Exist”

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM House of Sweden (2900 K St NW)

The photo exhibition "Icons" explores the right to exist and to be seen, regardless of who you are. It features portraits of iconic figures – real and fictional – modeled by 21 individuals with Down Syndrome. Here, they get to act out their dreams and desires: in society, in pop culture, and in art.

Apr 06

Happy Hour at Fitzgerald’s

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Fitzgerald’s (1232 36th St NW)

Join us at Fitzgerald’s with an inviting club chairs lounge, intimate tables perfect for Date Night, and a beautifully welcoming bar well stocked with your favorite spirits.

Apr 07

Monotype and Mixed Media – 2 Day Workshop

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Washington Printmakers Gallery (1675 Wisconsin Ave NW)

In this workshop we will discuss the principles and elements of design, composition, and combining drawing, texture, and color to create a monotype of an image using line on plexiglass, collage, and painting. Students will learn to transfer an image to paper, add collage materials, and paint onto the image to create final one-of-a-kind pieces of artwork.

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Apr 10

Photography Class: Getting Started with Your iPhone

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Washington Printmakers Gallery (1675 Wisconsin Ave NW)

The class will focus on elements of still photography. It will consist of an explanation of the iPhone settings and various camera modes available to the photographer.

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Apr 10

Watercolor Paint Making with Earth Pigments with Lianna Zaragoza

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Washington Printmakers Gallery (1675 Wisconsin Ave NW)

Learn to process earth pigments for watercolor paint making and develop a personal palette of artist quality watercolor paints. In this class we will learn about foraging for pigments responsibly while developing a relationship to our natural surroundings.

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Apr 11

Beginning Printmaking with a Press for Kids and Teens (8 Weeks)

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Washington Printmakers Gallery (1675 Wisconsin Ave NW)

This course is designed as an entry point into the fun and versatile world of printmaking beyond what is typically offered in school curriculum. Pre-teen and teen students will gain familiarity and experience with methods of relief and intaglio printmaking and learn how to print on a press.

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Apr 11

Acid-Free Intaglio Printmaking Methods for Adults (8 Weeks)

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Washington Printmakers Gallery (1675 Wisconsin Ave NW)

This eight-week class is an introduction to intaglio printmaking with a press, designed to familiarize students with a broad spectrum of techniques and materials for intaglio printmaking without acid or ferric chloride.

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Apr 13

Complementary Color Art Show

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Calloway Fine Art & Consulting (1643 Wisconsin Ave NW)

Calloway Fine Art & Consulting is pleased to showcase the recent works of Matt Langley and Karen Sharer. Color is the thread that connects these two abstract artists. The styles differ but the color sensibility in their work is equally stunning. Together, Langley and Scharer's exhibition will be a beautiful complement of color.

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