Events

Tuesday
1
22

Arts Lab Workshops: You've Got Maille--Byzantine Chain Bracelets

Learn the traditional art of chainmaille cold-joining processes with a contemporary twist in precious or non-precious metal.

Saturday
2
9

Arts Lab Workshop: Crochet Argyle Bags

Come learn how to make crochet argyle with variegated yarns and learn the art of 'planned pooling'! No yarn changing and no weaving in ends!

Saturday
2
9

Arts Lab Workshop: Needle-Felted Guardian Dolls

Come create a sculptural needle felted Guardian doll with local artist Erika Cleveland for your personal space or at work, to be used for inspiration and guidance. You will learn how to create a simple face and body out of felt and how to embellish with details, for instance, adding a pocket for meditation cards, using sculptural needle felting techniques.

Monday
2
11

Arts Lab Workshop: UV Resin Beads

Enjoyed making a new keychain in UV Resin? (Or want to test out something new)? Join us for a more "rounded" experience to create your own seasonal UV resin beaded necklace!

Tuesday
2
12

Arts Lab Workshop: Jewelry Soldering Intensive

Impress your friends and family with a hand-crafted brooch or pin! Learn the skills necessary to solder strong, clean joints while crafting your own brooch from precious and non-precious metals. Prior experience with traditional metal jewelry handtools a plus, but not required to join this fast-paced introduction to small metals soldering.

Tuesday
2
12

Arts Lab Workshop: Yoga for the Everyperson

A space truly for the everyperson – yes, you! – this class welcomes people of all ages, shapes, and backgrounds to yoga. This class integrates flow yoga with artistic prompts, mantras, and modifications to ground in purpose and invigorate creativity. We'll move through gentle and uplifting postures to connect our personal yoga styles and find vibrancy in our bodies, work, and communities.

Wednesday
2
13

Arts Lab Workshop: Valentine's Mandalas (all ages)

Want to impress that very special someone this Valentine's Day? Hand-make your own unique mandala Valentine to really capture their heart and create a lasting keepsake. A terrific workshop to share with a friend or loved one, this session is open to all ages!

Wednesday
2
13

Arts Lab Workshop: Valentine Mandalas (21+)

Just in time for the holiday of hearts, come hand-craft your own unique mandala Valentine art piece designed to impress. Bring your special someone or a close friend for a pre-Valentine evening of creativity and relaxation in this workshop for ages 21+.

 

Thursday
2
14

Halcyon Incubator Cohort 10 Kick-off

Join us as we welcome Halcyon's tenth cohort of social entrepreneurs. They'll pitch their ventures on the Halcyon stage for the first time, then stick around so you can meet them and discuss their projects. Additional event programming will be announced as the date approaches. 

Saturday
2
23

Arts Lab Open Studios

Join our eight Halcyon Arts Lab Fellows in their studios to learn about what they've been working on and their plans for their time in DC. Artists' studios will be open and we invite you to explore our Arts Lab workshop programming. 

Saturday, February 23th, 2019 
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.