ULYSSES ROOM

A multipurpose studio loft and event space located in Truxton Circle supporting the city's creative arts and small business community.


Nov
22
2:00pm 2:00pm

Topaz + Arrow DIY Workshop: Nontraditional Wreath Making with Topaz + Arrow

Please join us for Nontraditional Wreath Making with Topaz + Arrow on 11/22 at the Ulysses Room, located at 52 O Street NW, Studio 302. The Ulysses Room is walking distance from the New York Avenue Metro Station.

Mixing traditional greenery with unexpected materials, guests will create customized, seasonal hanging decor. The Ulysses Room will be enhanced for the event with Topaz + Arrow’s signature handmade décor, and gorgeous floral arrrangements by Bloompop.

Enjoy an afternoon of crafting while indulging in light foods and sipping on complimentary drinks provided by Honest Tea, and Boulevard Brewing Company, with snacks provided by KIND Snacks and Teeny Pies.

Tickets are $37.50 each, and cover the cost of all materials and instruction. Preregistration is required.

Tickets can be purchase online here: http://topazandarrow.com/upcoming-events/

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Oct
26
2:00pm 2:00pm

Capitol Romance DIY Wedding Workshop: DIY Wedding Makeup Tutorials & Tips with The Makeup Chic

DIY Makeup #CapRoWorkshop Tickets on sale now!

Capitol Romance's next DIY Wedding Workshop, DIY Makeup, is ready to go! Join us on Sunday, October 26th at the Ulysses Room to learn how to do your own makeup for your wedding or any event! Local makeup artist, Suz the Makeup Chic, will be on hand to teach attendees how to learn the basics to “DIYing” their makeup, with a focus on creating a “fool proof” eye look that looks good on anyone.

During this DIY workshop, Suzanne will teach attendees an easy to follow skincare regime and skin preparation techniques to ensure that their wedding makeup lasts all day and night. Suzanne will also teach attendees how to create one of her signature eye makeup looks that is fitting for all eye shapes and interchangeable with different eye shadow colors and eye-liners.

To purchase tickets, click here.

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Oct
25
2:00pm 2:00pm

Topaz + Arrow DIY Workshop: Happy Halloween! A Pumpkin Carving Workshop

Please join us for Happy Halloween with Topaz + Arrow: A Pumpkin Carving Workshop 10/25 at the Ulysses Room, located at 52 O Street NW, Studio 302. The Ulysses Room is walking distance from the New York Avenue Metro Station.

During our October Workshop, guests will get spooky, carving their pumpkin creations both of their own designs and using patterns that is provided. The Ulysses Room will be creepily enhanced for the event with Topaz + Arrow’s signature haunted décor.

Enjoy an afternoon of crafting while indulging in light foods and sipping on complimentary drinks provided by Honest Tea, Boulevard Brewing Company, and Creme Yvette, with snacks provided by KIND Snacks.

Tickets are $37.50 each, and cover the cost of all materials and instruction. Preregistration is required.

To purchase tickets, please visit http://topazandarrow.com/upcoming-events/

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Aug
17
2:00pm 2:00pm

Capitol Romance DIY Wedding Workshop: DIY Simple Floral Details with Love Blooms

Come join us on Sunday, August 17th at the Ulysses Room for Capitol Romance's 3rd DIY Wedding Workshop! This month’s workshop will be hosted by local florist, Emily with Love Blooms. Emily will be teaching attendees how to create a hand bouquet and matching boutonniere, as well as tips & tricks for DIYing flowers for a wedding or event.

Early bird tickets are $35 until July 31st! To purchase tickets and for more information, please visit: http://www.capitolromance.com/diy-workshops/diy-bouquet-boutonniere-workshop-with-emily-of-love-blooms/http://www.capitolromance.com/diy-workshops/

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Aug
9
6:00pm 6:00pm

The Collective presents: The Show.

Featuring 7 young and innovative artists, The Collective presents their first collaborative exhibition at the Ulysses Room. Artists include: Damon King, Isak Shah, Sonia Polyzos, Noah Hirsch, Jayson Carter, Marcus Jeremy, and Alex Ryan.

Join us on August 9th, 6pm-10pm at the Ulysses Room for an evening of artwork, cocktails, tunes, and more. To purchase tickets, please visit thecollectiveart.eventbrite.com

The Collective DC is a movement spearheaded by young Creatives whose primary purpose is to CONNECT, INSPIRE and HIGHLIGHT talent

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Jun
29
2:00pm 2:00pm

Capitol Romance DIY Wedding Workshop: DIY Chalkboard Signs with Artist, Sarah Perez

Come join us on Sunday, June 29th at the Ulysses Room for Capitol Romance's 2nd DIY Wedding Workshop! This month’s workshop will be hosted by local artist, Sarah R. Perez Studios. Sarah will be teaching attendees how to use stenciling and transfer technique to create chalkboard signs and decor for your wedding or event! Early bird tickets are $25 until June 15th!

Details: Attendees will learn the basic steps to create their own chalk board signs, including how to create the perfect work surface, the tools available to create different lettering styles, and tips and tricks for hand lettering for crafters of any skill level.

Using a transfer method, each participant will chose from different lettering styles and boarder designs to create their own, unique Mr. or Mrs. sign.

Sarah’s technique can be used to create large wedding program signs, chalkboard signage for your bar, desserts, or dinner spread, or really ANY signage at your wedding or event. This project is budget-friendly and easy to re-use again and again!

For more information, please visit: https://www.eventjoy.com/e/diy-wedding-workshop---chalkboard-signs-235125?noogurl=1&ref=soc-l&src=t

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Jun
1
6:30pm 6:30pm

Tea Time DC

Tea Time DC, LLC is a community fueled collaborative dedicated to merging and promoting small businesses, culinary endeavors and artistic and musical expression.

Additional details to be announced soon!

 

 

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May
18
2:00pm 2:00pm

Topaz + Arrow Workshop: Hoops, Yarn, and Feathers: Handmade Dreamcatchers

Topaz + Arrow is a lifestyle resource for the art and design-driven community in the Washington, DC area. Through communal craft sessions and engaging workshops, Topaz + Arrow will cover the DIY of personal style, home décor, dinner parties, weddings, and more, while infusing the handmade into a curated and creative lifestyle.

May workshop is entitled, Hoops, Yarn, and Feathers: Handmade Dreamcatchers with Topaz + Arrow.

Tickets are available online: http://topazandarrow.com/upcoming-events

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May
4
2:00pm 2:00pm

Capitol Romance DIY Wedding Workshop: Wire Work & Beading Techniques

Capitol Romance is a Washington, DC wedding blog & coordination business that focuses on helping nontraditional and budget conscious couples. Capitol Romance loves to share DIY inspiration & tutorials, engagement features, personal & advice pieces, and anything that will inspire and change the traditional DC wedding scene. 

The May Workshop features DIY Wire Work and Beading. Ciao Nina owner/founder, Nina O’Neil, and will teach attendees how to use wire and beading to create beautiful embellishments for their wedding details. Nina’s technique can be used to create boutonnieres, hairpieces, or even centerpieces for your DIY Wedding!

Tickets are available online: www.capitolromance.com/diy-workshops

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Apr
27
2:00pm 2:00pm

Topaz + Arrow Workshop: Paper Lanterns + Cherry Blossoms

Topaz + Arrow is a lifestyle resource for the art and design-driven community in the Washington, DC area. Through communal craft sessions and engaging workshops, Topaz + Arrow will cover the DIY of personal style, home décor, dinner parties, weddings, and more, while infusing the handmade into a curated and creative lifestyle.

April workshop will cover Paper Lanterns + Cherry Blossoms: A DIY Lighting and decor with Topaz + Arrow.

Tickets are available online: http://topazandarrow.com/upcoming-events

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Apr
24
7:00pm 7:00pm

Tea Time DC with FAIR Girls & WeLoveDC!

FAIR Girls, WeLoveDC, and TeaTime DC is happy to present a night dedicated to all things "HANDMADE WITH RAD"!

Come join us for our biggest event yet! We are happy to be partnering with WeLoveDC and FAIR girls to bring you an incredible Thursday night! With unlimited cocktails by the incredibly talented Aaron Michael Del Giudice of Firefly, a live musical performance by bluegrass wonders Only Lonesome, and plenty of vendors with delectable foods, treats, and handmade goodies (like Rock and Recycle) you're sure to have an amazing time. 

Tea Time, LLC is an event dedicated to merging culinary endeavors with artistic expression and promoting growth within the community. A portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit FairGirls.

Purchase Tickets Here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/626859

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Mar
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

Native Danger SS2014 Launch Event

PRIVATE EVENT by Invitation Only

NativeDanger, a DC-based urban menswear brand, proudly launches its new collection for Spring/Summer 2014. In a private showing to be held on Thursday, March 28th from 7pm - 9pm at the Ulysses Room (52 O Street NW, Studio 302), the brand will debut its new Spring/Summer 2014 Collection.

For more information or to request an invitation, please contact info@nativedanger.com

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Mar
23
2:00pm 2:00pm

Topaz + Arrow Workshop: Leather, Branches, and Hooks

Topaz + Arrow is a lifestyle resource for the art and design-driven community in the Washington, DC area. Through communal craft sessions and engaging workshops, Topaz + Arrow will cover the DIY of personal style, home décor, dinner parties, weddings, and more, while infusing the handmade into a curated and creative lifestyle.

March workshop is entitled,  Leather, Branches, and Hooks: Handmade Jewelry Organizers with Topaz + Arrow..

Tickets are available online: http://topazandarrow.com/upcoming-events

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Mar
16
6:00pm 6:00pm

Tea Time DC

Tea Time, LLC is an event dedicated to merging culinary endeavors with artistic expression and promoting growth within the community. The mission of Tea Time DC is to become a flagship resource for entrepreneurs and artists working in the creative business sectors; a link between eager observers, expressive crafters and flourishing business ventures.

March event will include music by Laura Tsaggaris, art by Nima Veiseh, and food by Chef Cizuki Seki.

To purchase your tickets, visit http://teatimedc.brownpapertickets.com/

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