Ladies, Wine & Design

Ladies, Wine &
a bit of Design

A conversation series
with Jessica Walsh, hosted by Radhika Bhatt, Deveney Williams, and Chelsae Blackman

A salon night held monthly for creative ladies in the DC Metropolitan area. We’ll wine, dine, and have casual conversations on a wide variety of topics relating to creativity, business, and life. If you identify as a creative woman and are interested, you're welcome to join us! Join our mailing list and follow us on Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

February 13th | 8:00 - 9:30am Galentine's Morning Salon

Join us for a morning salon of ladies celebrating ladies. Kick off your Galentine’s Day with the company of awesome creative women! We’ll have tea and scones provided by Teaism, as well as cards and materials to dedicate a custom card to that important gal in your life.
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January 27th I 6:00 - 8:00pm New Decade, Same me.

A conversation on resetting beauty standards and looking at how the media manipulates femininity, followed by a fun portrait session with Deveney Williams at General Assembly.
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December 10th 2019 I 6:00 - 8:00pm Film Screening

A film screenings of ‘Netizens’ and panel discussion on the lives of women confronting digital abuse and striving for equality and justice online at the Outrage.
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November 19th 2019 | 6:00 - 8:00pm Using Failure to Succeed

Panel discussion about failure with Jen White Johnson, Maryam Zaringhalam, Ritija Gupta moderated by Deveney Williams at General Assembly.
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October 24th 2019 | 6:00 - 8:00pm Intro to Public Speaking for Tech and Design

Workshop to make a plan for clarifying your ideas and turning them into soemthing you can teach with Radhika Bhatt at Glenn Echo Group.
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July 23rd 2019 | 6:30 - 8:30pm Wine Tasting for Creative Women

Learn about wine by tasting a delicious selection from around the world with BottleLegger.
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June 24th 2019 | 6:00 - 8:00pm Story in Motion: Unlocking Your Creative Story

Unlock your creative story with a workshop to cultive your story into your workflow with Cierra Jade at MadeByWe!
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May 28th 2019 | 6:00 - 8:00pm Introduction to Hand Lettering

A card making workshop taught by Madelyne Adams at Cherry Blossom Creative.
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April 30th 2019 | 6:00 - 8:00pm Salary Negotiation Workshop

We partnered with Ladies Get Paid for a workshop on having difficult conversations about your salary at Avenue Suites in Georgetown.
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March 5th 2019 | 6:00 - 8:00pm Women & the Power of Creativity

A panel discussion on harnessing creative power to tell stories, advocate for yourself, and uplift others with Ashleigh Axios, Zuri Hunter, Kaitlyn Borysiewicz, and Liz Rose Chmela at Phone2Action.

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Bringing change through mentorship and championing others' work.

A Creative DC
AIGA Mentorship Program
Women Who Code
The Melanin Collective
DC Design Week
ColorCoded
Sip and Sketch Playlist
Women's March on Washington
Designer Vaca
Design Gigs for Good

Numbers show that there's a very small percentage of women leading the creative industry. However, we found the people we're inspired by most are often other talented ladies. Here are a few women we have admired, worked with, or had our eye on! Email us if you want to nominate someone for this list.