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Join us for ArtFest and Pat Barron Retrospective!

December 5, 2008, 6-9pm
at The Art League’s Madison Annex
808 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA

Join us for ArtFest as we celebrate the grand relaunch of Springwater Studios at The Art League, our enhanced fiber arts department offering traditional and contemporary fiber arts classes. Tour our newly renovated and expanded Madison Annex, where our jewelry, sculpture, ceramics, photography, silkscreen, stained glass, mosaic and fiber arts classes are taught. Enjoy light refreshments and lively music while viewing an exhibit of artwork by Art League instructors, that exemplifies the exciting, hands-on classes taught at our Madison Annex. Rounding out the evening will be a series of professional artist demonstrations in the various media taught at our Madison space.



Holiday Pottery and Ceramic Sale

From functional to freeform, one of a kind ceramic vessels and sculptures created by students and associates of the Art League ceramics department will be for sale December 5 – 7 at the Madison Annex. Meet the artists and give unique works this holiday season while supporting a local nonprofit and a community of artists. Artworks for sale will fit all budgets. Cash and check only.

Friday, December 5, 12:00 noon – 9:00 pm

Saturday, December 6, 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Sunday, December 7, 12:00 noon – 5:00 pm
305 Madison Street, Alexandria, VA

Pat Barron Retrospective:
A Sale of Art League Instructor Pat Barron’s Colored Pencil Drawings, Prints, & Mixed Media Works

The colorful, engaging, and thought-provoking artwork of Pat Barron; long-term Torpedo Factory artist, Art League instructor, and Membership Chair of The Colored Pencil Society of America Inc., will be on exclusive exhibit December 4–6. The Art League is proud to present this weekend program in support of Pat, her artistic career, and her contributions to the visual arts community. Don’t miss this opportunity to view Pat Barron’s art and enhance your art collection. Appropriate for many tastes and budgets.

Click here to view a selection of over 300 pieces that will be on display.


Opening reception:
Thursday, December 4, 6:00–9:00 pm

HOURS: Friday, December 5, 10:00 am–9:00 pm
Saturday, December 6, 10:00 am–6:00 pm
810 N. Fairfax Street, Alexandria

Next to The Art League’s Madison Annex/Springwater Fiber Arts Department. Cash and check accepted.

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