Thursday Art Night at the Torpedo Factory – Learn about People who Inspired PBS’s Mercy Street

TweetThe past and present of Alexandria meet at the Torpedo Factory Art Center for February’s Second Thursday Art Night. The Alexandria Archaeology Museum will have a display of Civil War artifacts inspired by PBS’s Mercy Street. The night [...]

cove Hosts Art Reception Featuring Art Activist and Painter Barbara Januszkiewicz

Tweetcove Hosts Art Reception Featuring Art Activist and Painter Barbara Januszkiewicz     On April 30, 2015 cove will partner with ArtSee celebrate their relationship with Washington, DC based artist Barbara Januszkiewicz. Cove will [...]

SACRED and PROFANE – Two Free Family Friendly Concerts in November

TweetIBIS – A Chamber Music Society Presents SACRED and PROFANE – Two Free Concerts in November Concert for Children – Saturday November 22 at 10:30am Concert for All – Sunday November 23 at 4pm Rock Spring Congregational [...]

Causes, Music, Art, Craft Beer, Food and Wine

Tweet It’s not often that you can enjoy a Festival Event built around having a great time with the end result being the support of Causes that support Community, Culture and Children. When you visit the Courthouse Arts and Craft Beer Festival [...]

Silence The Voice of Doubt by DOING

TweetBy Jenny Hansen If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced. — Vinny vG. Yep, that “Vinny vG” was a do-er. [That’s Vincent van Gogh to the rest [...]


Tweet Follow Your Bliss: Love What You Do by Vicki Hinze   Recently, I spent the entire day doing background work on a fabulous new series: creating settings and the rules of the realm, characters and developing plot lines. I love those [...]

Greening the Arts

Tweet2nd Thursday Art Night: Greening the Arts Browse Open Studios, Interact with Artists, and Enjoy Refreshments Thursday, April 11, 6-9pm FREE EVENT John Rizzo – City Birds 1 City Birds 1 by John Rizzo, from Target Gallery’s Trash [...]

Trash Talk at Target Gallery

Tweet What: Trash Talk When: Saturday, April 10th – Sunday, April 28th, 2013 Reception: Thursday, April 11th, 6-8pm; juror talk with Maren Hassinger at 7pm Where: Target Gallery,Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N. Union Street, Alexandria, [...]

Free Concert for Kids & Families: Rich & The Rockin’ Dogs

Tweet Schools are closed for Presidents Day, so bring your kids to our FREE concert in Alexandria, Virginia. We’ll start rockin’ at 11:00 am. Free parking is available at the theater. Rich & The Rockin’ Dogs plays original [...]

Cosmetic Airbrushing

TweetIn 2001, Maha attended top beauty school, Graham Webb Academy in Arlington Virginia. She worked as a senior Stylist at Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spas for many years. Maha developed a finesse for working with her hands to transform her clients [...]