The whole family can celebrate the close of 2022 at Torpedo Factory Art Center. Find hands-on activities, meet artists working in their studios, get yourself the gift you really wanted, and get inspired for 2023.
Art Projects, Demos, and Discounts
Enjoy a printmaking project as you create a winter scene on vellum paper with quick-drying ink and create a round luminary around a tin base. Grand Hall.
Use brushes, stencils, and other coloring tools to design your own personalized tote bags. Grand Hall.
Glitter Tattoo Art
Visit the free glitter tattoo station to have some temporary body art made just in time for your evening celebration. Grand Hall.
Classical acoustic music. Grand Hall.
Alexandria Archaeology Museum, Suite 327
A nearly complete ship’s biscuit from the 18th century was found in Alexandria. Make your own ship’s biscuit to commemorate the discovery and the city’s waterfront history! Each biscuit will be stamped with the year and then baked at home to track its preservation.
Guido Zanni: Fluid Acrylic Art, Studio 334
Fluid Art Demo at 3:00 PM & 20% Discount for unframed works
Sarah Bentley: Oil Painting, Studio 204
Studio 337: Painting/Lamps/Photography, Studio 337
A public reception in studio with food/drink to highlight new work
Gregory Logan Dunn: Painting, Studio 330
20% off Paintings and Prints
Scope Gallery: Ceramics, Studio 19
The Ceramic Guild of Scope Gallery will be donating a portion of all of its December sales to the local Alexandria food pantry, Alive!, which serves those in need in the local community.
Sermin Ciddi: Acrylic Painting, Studio 328
10% off selected items
ESP Tea & Coffee Pop-up in the Grand Hall
10:30 am – 4pm
Visit the Grand Hall to enjoy some of ESP’s hot coffee, tea, matcha, and chai along with some of their most popular food items.