Join us! Monday, March 17, 2014 6-8pm
ART BOOK SWAP! @ the Reading Room at Petworth Citizen
829 Upshur Street NW DC (Petworth Metro Station, Green Line)
Join us in the Reading Room at Petworth Citizen for an Art Book Swap & Happy Hour! Bring a book or two (or more) to swap with others. Remaining titles will be donated to the Reading Room’s ongoing Free Library shelves.
What to bring: coffee table books, exhibition catalogs, art instruction books, indie publications, zines, and bring a friend!
Enjoy happy hour and St. Paddy’s Day specials in the restaurant & bar (Petworth Citizen opens at 5pm on the 17th)
(image credit: By Jay Phagan , CC-BY-2.0 via Wikimedia Commons)
Join us! Monday, March 17, 2014 6-8pm
Join us for the opening of ‘GENERAL ASSEMBLY’ our annual exhibition of PPW Resident Artists on Friday, February 21, 6-8pm (free/open to the public). Details/info below:
Pleasant Plains Workshop is an incubator for a variety of artists. Resident Artists are given affordable studio space and access to our printshop equipment. Our current artists work in a variety of mediums including: screenprinting, woodcut, sculpture, installation, photography, and book arts.
Our current Resident Artists are: Ken Ashton, Kristina Bilonick, Anthony Dihle, Beth Hansen, Chris Haughery, Danielle Scruggs, Ann-Marie VanTassell, and Martine Workman.
Exhibition Dates: Feb 21 – March 29, 2014
Gallery Hours: Thurs & Fri 2-7pm, Sat 1-6pm
Just took a quick spin around the shop to make a selection of Valentines Day giftables available right now in the shop. Drop by to pick up any of these beauties on Thurs-Fri 2-7pm and Sat 1-6pm!:
Spread the love! <3 <3 <3
February 21 – March 29, 2014
General Assembly- annual exhibition of works by PPW Resident Artists
Featuring: Ken Ashton, Kristina Bilonick, Anthony Dihle, Beth Hansen, Chris Haughery, Danielle Scruggs, Ann-Marie VanTassell, and Martine Workman
Opening Reception: Friday, February 21, 6-8pm
Hours: Thursday & Friday 2-7pm, Saturday 1-6pm
works left to right by Ann-Marie VanTassell, Anthony Dihle, Kristina Bilonick
Pleasant Plains Workshop is an incubator for a variety of artists. ‘Resident Artists’ are given studio space and access to our print workshop. Our current residents work in a variety of mediums including: Silkscreen, woodcut, painting, sculpture, photography, and art books.
WINTRY MIX! (ticketed event)
$20: includes beverages, snacks, a souvenir coozie, and post-party/weenie roast at the home of a PPW supporter
Space is limited so buy your tickets soon! click here to purchase tickets>>>
Start at Pleasant Plains Workshop at 7pm with warm beverages, popcorn and chex mix. We’ll warm up our vocal cords and make our way up Georgia Avenue stopping at 2-3 locations where we will sing a few winter-themed carols (singing optional for those of you who are shy!)The caroling ends at the home of one of our supporters where we will continue the merriment with a fire pit where we can roast weenies, marshmallows, chestnuts and anything else we can hold over the fire. More warm beverages will be served and we can sing and be merry throughout the evening.**bonus points to those who don an ugly sweater- there will be a prize for the ugliest!**Ticket includes all food and drink (alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be served), and a screen printed coozie! Arrive at PPW by 8:00 to ensure you don’t miss the boat to the next location!
PRESENT DAY! our annual locavore-friendly holiday boutique
Opening Reception: Friday, December 6 5:30-7:30pm
Extended Shop Hours!
Thurs & Fri 2-7pm, Sat 1-6pm, Sun noon-5pm (Through Dec 22)
Join us for our annual handmade, local arts bazaar. Just in time for the holidays, we stock the shop with lots of small artworks and other ‘giftable’ items. Nothing over $100! and lots in the $1-20 range.
Join us for a festive reception on Friday, December 6th from 5:30-7:30pm to kick off the fun!
Artists include: Kristina Bilonick, Anthony Dihle, Anne Marie VanTassell, Beth Hansen, Chris Haughery, Martine Workman, Danielle Scruggs, Robin Moore, Becca Kallem, Erica Jane, Cortney Mohring, Rachel Wallach, Chonsee, Project Dispatch, and more!…