A Place To Be

We serve people with Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy; people with the emotional challenges of coping with bullying or self-esteem issues; people living with chronic illness such as Lyme disease and Cancer; and those who just need A Place To Be.



LAC Professional Member
Anthony Allegro / Allegro Art Studios

Mixed-media and digital and imaging artist. I use a combination of traditional and digital art approaches to design and produce art. With a versatile supply of art mediums, tools and art vocabulary, my main objective is to bring to life creative ideas and artwork through design and visual means.



Ansari Fine Art

Abstract art with Islamic calligraphy.



Tan Armentrout / Tan's Gallery

A driven and prolific painter in oil, Tan likes to paint all night to capture the fancies and the fantasies that fill her mind.



LAC Sustaining Member CHAT Artist WLAST Artist & Tour Stop
Artistic Woodturnings / Harriet & Don Maloney

Bluemont residents Harriet and Don Maloney create artistic and functional hand turned wood objects, including funeral urns for loved ones or beloved pets. Both local and exotic woods are used.



LAC Professional Member
Atelier Heike Gramckow / Heike Gramckow

Original oil and pastel paintings, original works and commissions. Contemporary impressionism with a touch of realism.



Atoka String Quartet

Loudoun County's premier string quartet.



Bach to Rock

877-227-8558

Private and group music lessons for all ages and ability levels. We also offer birthday parties and summer camps.



Vaibhav Badiganti / VV, Inc.

I'm a young digital artist with experience in all arts.



LAC Professional Member
Julie Bahun

Gravity Necklace by Julie BahunGravity Necklace by Julie Bahun Julie Bahun is a self-taught lampwork and silver artist who has been creating beautiful glass beads and sculptural art for over 20 years. Her home studio is located in Potomac Falls, Virginia. Julie’s art has evolved through her passion and dedication to the study of glass.



LAC Sustaining Member
David Barnes / Barnes Art Glass

Glass artist David Barnes brings the brilliance, color and dimension of art glass together with the art of design to form an exciting visual experience full of visions, impressions and memories.



Mary Jo Bennett

304-754-5692, 703-606-2833

Photographer specializing in abstract, nature, and travel color photography.



LAC Sustaining Member
Girija Bhalerao / Art In Me Studio
Girija Bhalerao is a visual artist (painter and graphic designer) and the owner of Art In Me Studio in Chantilly, Virginia.


Nandini Bhelke

Student, painter, portraitist.



LAC Professional Member
Dottie Blair / Misty Peak Pavilion

"Restfulness""Restfulness" Dottie Blair creates traditional oriental art drawn from life. Her paintings, often based on photos and the works of old Chinese Master, capture her passion for Chinese temples and palaces.



LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Anne Marshall Block

Anne Marshall Block primarily paint in oils and enjoy depicting landscapes and animals. The tranquility and aesthetic beauty of Loudoun County, Arizona, Wyoming, California, Italy and Africa are some of the scenes and subjects in her collection.



LAC Professional Member
Paul Bolinger / Paul Bolinger Woodcarvings

Hand carved and oil painted heirloom quality Father Christmas figures.



LAC Sustaining Member
Deborah Bowe / Deborah Bowe Art

"Audentis Fortuna Iuvat" (Fortune Favors the Brave) by Deborah Bowe"Audentis Fortuna Iuvat" (Fortune Favors the Brave) by Deborah Bowe Deborah Bowe creates artwork in multiple mediums, including clay sculptures and paintings.



Bill Bowman

Digital art, photography.



Susan Breen

Digital Artist — using photographs to simulate traditional paintings. Specializing in family portraits, pets, horses as well as paintings from travel photography.



Omer Brkic

Floral stills, landscapes, and portraits. Mostly done in oil with a painting knife.



LAC Professional Member WLAST Artist & Tour Stop
Richard Busch / Glenfiddich Farm Pottery

Wide selection of high-fired functional stoneware: vases, bowls, plates, wine coolers, mugs, sushi sets, pitchers, oil jars, garlic keepers, sake sets, espresso cups, and other good stuff.



Lena Michelle Bushrod

703-350-5545

Lena works in a variety of mediums as well as methods. Although she has experience in printmaking, drawing, ceramic hand building, and sculpture, Lena considers herself a painter.



LAC Professional Member
Caroline Buswell

"Black Beauty of Ballina Farm" by Caroline Buswell"Black Beauty of Ballina Farm" by Caroline Buswell Caroline Buswell is a visual artist specializing in equestrian art, pet portraits, and landscapes. Private instruction available.



LAC Sustaining Member
Lauren Capehart / 57 Chapters

Print media graphic design services for all businesses, and unique yarns and fiber for all varieties of fiber artists.



Catoctin Creek Distilling Company

540-751-8404

The first legal distillery in Loudoun County Virginia since before Prohibition.



LAC Partner
Catoctin Holiday Art Tour (CHAT)

The Catoctin Holiday Art Tour is held annually the second weekend in NovemberThe Catoctin Holiday Art Tour is held annually the second weekend in November

A fun local art tour held annually two weekends before Thanksgiving at artists' studios in and around Lovettsville, Virginia. The 2017 tour included 22 local artists at eight studios, offering ceramics, jewelry, fiber art, wall art, metalwork, and more.



LAC Partner LAC artWorks Venue
Clarion Inn Historic Leesburg

Clarion Inn Historic LeesburgClarion Inn Historic Leesburg

We are Leesburg's premier full service hotel, providing modern amenities with historical charm. Whether a guest needs sleeping rooms or a bride wants to host her wedding in one of our spacious event rooms, we can provide all levels of service.



Classical Ballet Theatre

Since 1991, the three-fold mission of the Classical Ballet Theatre (CBT) is to provide education, performance and outreach opportunities in the performing arts to Northern Virginia and the surrounding communities.



LAC Professional Member WLAST Artist & Tour Stop
The Clay and Metal Loft / Ann Andre & Amy Manson

Working art studios, clay and jewelry instruction, pottery and jewelry sales. Jeweler Ann Andre and ceramic artist Amy Manson invite you learn more.



Carol Clay-Ward / Clay Ward Studio

An artist who works in many media, Carol Clay-Ward's love of the natural environment is immediately apparent in her painting, sculptures, pottery, and other work.



Cheryl Cochran

703-209-1458, 703-723-1737

Inspired by the visual color principles discovered by the great impressionists and many contemporary colorists, Cheryl Cochran is driven to create unique works which capture a sense of light and energy in oil paint.



Lisa Cohen / Lisa Cohen Art

Lisa Cohen creates colorful original paintings filled with joy and expressive brushstrokes in acrylic and oil.



LAC Professional Member
Caitlin Coleman / Refined Fab Works

Functional and unique metal craftsmanship.



Contrived By Dezign / Christine Ruksenas-Burton

Christine Ruksenas-Burton creates classic statue portraits, and original mixed media and handmade jewelry.



LAC Professional Member
The Cooley Gallery

The Cooley GalleryThe Cooley Gallery

The Cooley Gallery exists to instruct, inform and inspire our local artists, customers and guests in our beautiful gallery in downtown Leesburg.



LAC Sustaining Member
Corravoo Woodworks LLC / Chris Campbell

Custom woodworks and commissions. Furniture, bowls, cutting boards, and more.



Julie Couch

Julie is an English artist currently working from her studio in Ashburn, Virginia. She specializes in one off hand made glass beads, combined with hand forged silver. Each piece is a miniature sculpture, combining glass art and silver. Her particular skill is producing totally unique statement pendants. Her watercolor artwork is an extension of her fascination with color, shape, and light.



Claire Courpron

A sculptor using nontraditonal materials, Claire Courpron creates haunting and instantly recognizable work.



LAC Professional Member
Patty Craighill / Sassafras Ridge Studio

At Sassafras Ridge Studio on Paris Mountain, Patty Craighill paints equine subjects including fox hunting, steeplechase and racing, as well as landscapes, townscapes, and figures. She paints in watercolor and oil, and draws in pencil and charcoal. Instruction is available in watercolor or drawing in group or individual settings.



Cupcakes and Lace

Sewing and crafting classes for kids and adults in historic Aldie, Virgina. Sewing birthday parties, after school sewing sessions, weekend classes, and "no school" camps. Private lessons also available.



LAC Basic Member
Paravi Das

Paravi pratices many forms of art — painting, sketching, sculpture, singing, dance, and musical theatre.



Daughter of the Moon Art

Original watercolors and handcrafted home goods.



Dawn DeBaere / ArtisticDawning

Dawn DeBaere is a visual artist and educator, specializing in watercolor and oil as well as acrylic, murals and creative home/business painting, private lessons.



LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Charlotte B. DeMolay

"Netted by Perceptions" by Charlotte B. DeMolay"Netted by Perceptions" by Charlotte B. DeMolay Charlotte B. DeMolay creates energetic paintings of the coast, nature, and people in acrylic, pastel, watercolor, and mixed media. She has participated and received awards in numerous art shows, group exhibits, and juried exhibitions and her work is in many private collections.



LAC Basic Member
Carla Deniz

Viola player and instructor. Founder of the group, Moonlit in the Sun.



LAC Professional Member
Destiny School of the Arts
At our preschool through 2nd grade school, we incorporate academics with performing arts to create the ultimate educational and fine arts experience. The arts are used as a platform to stimulate self-expression and academic growth. Experiential learning through arts integration results in academic excellence and happy students!


LAC Professional Member
Dick Kramer Studios, Inc. / Dick Kramer
"Normandy" by Dick Kramer"Normandy" by Dick Kramer Fifty-two year member, Society of Illustrators, New York. Studied at the Newark School of Art, School of Visual Arts, NYC. Member, Air Force Historical Art Program, with over 60 paintings and drawings in the Pentagon collection. Member, U.S. Coast Guard Art Program, with two awards from the Department of Homeland Security.


LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Christine Angelotta Dixon

Christine Angelotta Dixon is a contemporary realist painter. Her works are primarily figurative, though she is also fond of still life painting.



Jared Eastridge

Professional clarinetist and music educator. Private or group lessons for beginning wind instruments and advanced clarinet students. Available for performances and weddings.



Laura Edwards

Laura Edwards trained as a painter at The University of North Carolina in Asheville, the art rich area of western North Carolina. She draws her creative experiences from working not only as a painter, but also as a printmaker.



LAC Sustaining Member
Sarah Entsminger / Studio at Rippling Waters

Sarah is an artist, teacher, and curator of fiber and textile art.



Kathleen Emery Farmer

Kathy Farmer is a longtime member of the Master Singers of Virginia.



LAC Professional Member
Desi Farren / Desi's Designs, LLC

Precious metal clay, polymer clay, resin, glitters, glass, stone, paints, inks, hand made jewelry.



LAC Professional Member Leesburg First Friday Participant
The Fine Gallery / Kaeley Boyle

The Fine GalleryThe Fine Gallery The Fine Gallery is a contemporary arts space offering artwork from international & local artists. At FINE we are both gallery & educational art provider. Offering classes & private lessons to every age. 



LAC Professional Member WLAST Artist
Leanne Fink / Leanne Fink Art

"Bratislava" by Leanne Fink"Bratislava" by Leanne Fink With a style that is both expressive and representational, Leanne creates images that art lovers find unforgettable. Colorful, uplifting landscapes, still life, portraits and fantasies are brought to life in oil, acrylic and encaustic. Original paintings. Archival reproductions. Private instruction. Workshops.



Flaming Tongue Creations / Cheryl Chirillo

Fine art photography and portraiture with an emphasis on reflections, water, and urban decay.



Eleonora Florance

Member of the Vintage Potters Group at the Leesburg Senior Center.



Four Corners Framing

David & Jeanne Poovey, 703-507-1007

Located in Lovettsville, Four Corners Framing is your neighborhood picture framing design and manufacturing studio.



The Frame Studio

703-402-4994

Located in the Hillsboro/Purcellville area, we provide outstanding value in picture framing and custom designed mirrors.



LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Octavia Frazier

Award Winning Abstract Mixed/Media Artist, featuring a combination of bright hues, interiors and collages.



Friends of Leesburg Public Arts

The Friends of Leesburg Public Arts (FOLPA) is a non-profit membership organization established to provide funding, advocacy and volunteer services for a variety of projects, programs. and events that foster the growth of the arts and culture in the Town of Leesburg, Virginia.



LAC Basic Member
EE Fry

Young artist developing mixed media and digital portfolio.



LAC Sustaining Member
Lori Gall / Lori Gall Art

Realistic paintings and drawings in pastel, oil, watercolor. My favorite subjects are from nature: seascapes, landscapes, birds, and animals. I offer private lessons in my new home studio in Leesburg.



Gallery on Madison

Gallery on Madison presents an eclectic group of artists and artisans exhibiting with the gallery.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist CHAT Artist & Tour Stop WLAST Artist & Tour Stop LAC Member Card Partner
Garden Corner Studios / Jill & Haig Evans-Kavaldjian

"Autumn View (Three Pears)" - oil on canvas"Autumn View (Three Pears)" - oil on canvas

Garden Corner Studios offers a range of arts and services, from fine art oil paintings to print and website designs to fully interactive web application development.



LAC Professional Member
John Rolfe Gardiner

Loudoun resident and author John Rolfe GardinerLoudoun resident and author John Rolfe Gardiner

Novelist and short story writer.



LAC Professional Member
The Gateway Gallery and Gift Shop LLC

The Gateway Gallery is a cooperative gallery for area artists, located in bright, fresh space at Hill High Marketplace, just west of Round Hill on Route 7 in western Loudoun County, Virginia.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist
GerDora Photography / Gerald D'Onofrio & Dora Ramirez

Gerry D'Onofrio and Dora Ramirez offer fine art award-winning photography ranging from nature to traditional and contemporary themes reflecting different points of view. Gerry’s and Dora’s images are part of corporate and private collections.



Paul Gernhardt

Photographer.



Ute Gil

Painter (oils).



LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Angela Giraldi / Artful Ideas

I am a watercolor artist working mostly from my own reference photos taken all over the world. I love painting buildings, landscapes, and foliage.



Paula Glick / PaulaGlickArt

Professional art consultant and appraiser with more than 30 years experience.



LAC Sustaining Member
Priscilla Godfrey

With an extensive background in quiltmaking, Ms. Godfrey designs and sells landscape wall hangings that resemble realistic pictures.



LAC Basic Member
Jennifer Gonzalez / Jenn's Nature Photography

Nature photography featuring Loudoun County and Virginia. Waterfalls. Flowers. Landscapes. Hidden places with beautiful views.



LAC Basic Member
Suzanne Grobbel

Hand-pulled relief prints and letterpress stationery.



Gail Guirreri-Maslyk / Art Gallery Data

Equestrian, sporting, portrait, and landscape fine artist. Individual and workshop instruction available. Artist and gallery data management.



LAC Professional Member
Cynthia Gunnerson-Casca / Creations by Cynthia

Ceramic tile design and mural design, mixed media including photography, painting, and other design media.



LAC Friend
Sherry Hamade & Family

The Hamadé family are proud sponsors of the Loudoun Arts Council.



LAC Sustaining Member
Marilyn Harrington / Weaving Ivory

Weaver and fiber artist Marilyn Harrington creates distinctive handwoven clothing and accessories for the discriminating consumer.



LAC Sustaining Member
Trish Harris

Second degree Master of Japanese Temari. Temari is a highly developed form of geometric hand embroidered stitching and design completed on a hand made ball. Instruction available.



Karen Hassinger

Photography, portraiture, pastels.



LAC Sustaining Member WLAST Artist
Penny Hauffe

Paintings, designs, drawings, and murals for all surfaces and purposes — decorative, commemorative, illustrative, informative.



Karen Helble

Pewter works and fine craft basketry.



LAC Sustaining Member
Diane Helentjaris

Writer and photographer frequently addressing Loudoun county, women's history, and social issues.



Marcia Hill

Mid-century modern acrylic paintings.



LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Turner Hilliker

Turner Hilliker is a visual artist and designer focusing on printmaking and book arts.



Deedee Hooe

Ms. Hooe paints large scale pieces (including murals) using acrylics.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist
Laura Hopkins / Laura Hopkins Fine Art

Plein Air Study (Old Lyme, Connecticut) by Laura HopkinsPlein Air Study (Old Lyme, Connecticut) by Laura Hopkins

Landscape oil painter working plein air and in the studio. Working in the Tonalist tradition to express the enduring beauty of quiet rural and coastal scenes in the soft atmospheric light of dawn and dusk.



Carmen Barros Howell

Carmen creates sculptures in steel, stoneware, paintings in oil, pastels, and drawings. She also provides fine art instruction in her home studio.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist
Karen Hutchison

Serendipity, by Karen HutchisonSerendipity, by Karen Hutchison Karen Hutchison is a painter and mixed media artist who works in an abstact style.



LAC Sustaining Member
Sheila Huyett / Mini Masters Art Studio

Teaching children and adults to discover their inner artist using patent pending techniques developed over 12 years of teaching art through the Masters.



LAC Professional Member
IndED

IndED (Independent Education) in downtown Leesburg creates "MicroSchool" learning opportunities for homeschool students and specialized after school programs in The Arts, Civics, and Science.



LAC Basic Member
Ligia Inra / Artwork by Ligia

Mixed Media paintings of horses, landscaping, cityscapes, and abstracts.



LAC Sustaining Member Leesburg First Friday Participant
Aleona Isakova

Divinely inspired modern art.



Sarah Issaelkhoury / Sarah Voice Studio

Providing voice lessons to middle and high school students in Loudoun County. Classical training, audition coaching, and more!



Janna Educational Media

Janna Educational Media (JEM) is a full service media company specializing in film, documentary, and literary service production.



LAC Professional Member WLAST Artist
Dana Jansen / Rainbow Bridge Beads & Jewelry

Whole Ammonite Fossil Pendant by Dana JansenWhole Ammonite Fossil Pendant by Dana Jansen

Dana Jansen creates one of a kind wearable art made of wire and stones.



LAC Sustaining Member CHAT Artist WLAST Artist
Teresa Jardines / Zia Design LLC

Steampunk inspired art jewelry in fine silver, as well as decorative objects in wood and bronze.



Madoline Jean

Brand designer and illustrator specializing in handlettering, calligraphy, and watercolor.



LAC Sustaining Member
June Jewell Designs

"Pink Squirrel" by June Jewell"Pink Squirrel" by June Jewell Fine & graphic artist mostly painting local animals, pet portraits, and colorful abstracts in acrylic & watercolors.



Aimee Johns / Aimee Johns Glass

Hand blown glass artist.



LAC Sustaining Member
George Jones / Nothing is Perfect Woodart

All my functional pieces are food safe. All art is one of a kind. I let the wood direct me as to where it wants to go. As with any form of the arts, you have to love what you are doing, and I do.



LAC Sustaining Member CHAT Artist
Anne Jordan

Anne Jordan makes decorative and functional copper art that is one of a kind, unique due to the nature of hammering, brazing, and forming.



LAC Friend
Kathryn Joseph / Le Grand Fromage

202-244-6061

Kathryn is a welcome friend of the Loudoun Arts Council.



LAC Friend
Barbara Josselyn

Barbara is a friend of the arts council.



Just Right Jewels / Deborah Morbeto

703-509-4145

Handmade jewelry. Each creation truly one of a kind.



LAC Friend
Aldeni Kane

Aldeni is a valued friend of the Loudoun Arts Council.



Scott Kaufman

Small ink drawings of miscellaneous things.



Aislin Kavaldjian / The Sometimes Sisters

Aislin Kavaldjian is a singer/songwriter, old time fiddle player, and more. An original member The Polka Dots, Aislin now performs with The Sometimes Sisters throughout Loudoun County and beyond.



LAC Professional Member
Caitlin Keefe / Caitlin's Creations

Acrylic, pastel, and watercolor artwork. Specializing in animals and people.



LAC Professional Member
Debra Keirce / DebKArt Home Studios

"Vacation Ingredients" - oil - 5" x 5" - by Debra Keirce"Vacation Ingredients" - oil - 5" x 5" - by Debra Keirce Debra Keirce is an award winning, highly collected artist. She paints from 2 inches to 2 feet, with a specialization in miniatures, and holds signature memberships in numerous miniature fine art societies.



LAC Professional Member
Sue Kelleher / Kelleher Studios

703-728-8829

Professional fine oil painting artist and instructor. Classical realism, impressionism, and romantic oil paintings. Master class academic oil painting instruction in very casual setting. Teaching beginners though advanced students.



LAC Professional Member CHAT Artist WLAST Artist
Mary Kenesson

Asian Flower Pendant by Mary KenessonAsian Flower Pendant by Mary Kenesson

Mary Kenesson's “ma su ke” fiberart accessories and jewelry are inspired by Asian art, traditional textiles and the patterns of nature.



LAC Basic Member LAC artWorks Artist
Nancy Kfoury

Paintings in oil, acrylic, and mixed media. Whimsical animals and faces, florals and landscapes.



LAC Basic Member
Sejung Kim

Sejung is a student with broad interests in the visual arts.



LAC Professional Member WLAST Artist & Tour Stop
Brian Kirk

Sculpture by Brian KirkSculpture by Brian Kirk Contemporary welded steel sculpture suitable for home, office, and garden. Stone carvings in various sizes. Copper sculpture, mixed-media assemblages, and cast glass. Rust prints. Instruction in metalsmithing and stone carving.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist WLAST Artist
Marcia Klioze

"Bubbles at the Vineyard" by Marcia Klioze"Bubbles at the Vineyard" by Marcia Klioze Award winning illustrator and figurative painter.



Jenny Klug

Jenny Klug is a Virginia Tech art student, currently working in painting and drawing.



LAC Professional Member
Suzanne Lago Arthur

"Conner on Summer Break" by Suzanne Lago Arthur"Conner on Summer Break" by Suzanne Lago Arthur

Suzanne Lago-Arthur is a contemporary realist oil painter and arts instructor.



LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Alynne Landers

Art to beautify your home, office, and person: paintings, photography, mixed media, and polymer clay décor and jewelry.



LAC Basic Member
Allison Lane / Flutes of Freedom

Allison Lane is the founder of Flutes and Freedom, which provides free music lessons (flute and piano) to dependents of military veterans.



LAC Professional Member
Nancy Lasater

"Autumn Bird" by Nancy Lasater"Autumn Bird" by Nancy Lasater Award-winning acrylic painting that’s been described as super-realist impressionism, as well as award-winning pencil and colored pencil drawings.



LAC Sustaining Member
Norma Lasher

Oil painter since 1964. Gallery director for 5 years in the 1980s at the Art League, Torpedo Factory, Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Now painting in watercolor and oil. Member: League of Reston Artists. Teaching both oil and watercolor in retirement community where I reside.



LAC Patron
Robert Latham

Robert is an arts enthusiast and a valued patron of the arts council.



Kara Laughlin

Kara Laughlin is children's book author, a fiber artist, and a DIY craft maven.



LAC Sustaining Member
Kelly Laurienti

Kelly creates customized 3D geometric wall art made from folded paper.



LAC Sustaining Member LAC artWorks Artist
Kay Layne

Kay Layne's work is color field abstract expressionist works with flat or textured surfaces.



LAC Sustaining Member
Raymond LeMieux / Veterans Our Us

Acrylic impressionistic, realist, and mixed media paintings.



LAC Sustaining Member
LisArts.com / Lis Zadravec

Narrative portraits in colored pencil. Art instruction for children & teens.



LAC Basic Member
Liza Jane Interiors

Liza Jane Interiors is a Loudoun County interior design firm based in Sterling, Virginia. We specialize in whole house renovations, additions and turn-key interior design. Our services include new builds, renovations, historic preservation, boutique restaurants, and commercial projects.



Evelyn Lopez de Guzman

Evelyn Lopez de Guzman creates vibrant geometric paintings that come to life via a mixture of color, shapes and intricate forms.



An LAC Program!
Loudoun Arts Council

The Loudoun Arts CouncilThe Loudoun Arts Council

Established in 1986, the Loudoun Arts Council is Loudoun County's first and foremost not-for-profit arts organization, with a long list of programs and opportunities for artists in every medium and discipline, and for the public at large.



LAC Professional Member
Loudoun Ballet Company

The Loudoun Ballet Company, was the first regional youth ballet in Loudoun County, founded in 1978. Under the guidance of Acting Artistic Director, Troy Brown, it continues to grow and thrive.



LAC Professional Member
Loudoun Ballet Performing Arts Company

Loudoun Ballet Performing Arts Company is a pre-professional ballet company presenting exceptional full length ballets in Loudoun County.



LAC Professional Member
Loudoun Centre Theatre

Loudoun Centre Theatre - Entertain. Educate. Elevate.Loudoun Centre Theatre - Entertain. Educate. Elevate. The mission of Loudoun Centre Theatre is to deliver excellence in theatre arts by providing quality programs that educate and elevate our community.



LAC Sustaining Member
The Loudoun Chorale

The Loudoun Chorale is a community based volunteer organization of local artists who strive to present a quality program of choral music to its patrons.



LAC Professional Member Leesburg First Friday Participant
Loudoun Lyric Opera

Founded in 2007, Loudoun Lyric Opera is the resident opera company of Loudoun County in Northern Virginia. Committed to excellence in the performing arts, LLO enriches the cultural climate of our community by providing exceptional productions in both traditional and innovative venues for our local performers to showcase their talents and for aspiring professional singers to launch their careers in leading opera houses. Loudoun Lyric Opera is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.



LAC Professional Member
Loudoun Symphony Orchestra

The Loudoun Symphony Orchestra's mission is to enrich our community through music. The vision of the Loudoun Symphony is to become a premier regional symphony.



Steve Loya

Steve Loya's work covers a variety of subject matter and media, but the overriding influence in his imagery comes from nature, and the plant and animal kingdom.



Matt Slusher

Multimedia abstract art.



Doris Lwanga / Suubi African Rhythms

Doris Lwanga is a Ugandan musician, dancer, storyteller, and singer. She just finished a season as an early childhood music and movement teacher in Laurel, MD. Now she is stepping into something new!



M Alam Conservation & Restoration

Restoration and conservation of paintings, porcelains, bronzes, ivory, glass, and cloissoné. Appraisal services also available.



LAC Professional Member
Makersmiths

Makersmiths has locations in Leesburg and Purcellville, each with complete wood shops, metal shops, and general work spaces, offering access to 3D printers, laser cutters, plotters, welders, a framing shop, and more.



LAC Sustaining Member
Jane Mann / Nuovo Contemporary Art

Fine art photography and digital imaging.



LAC Professional Member
Marni Manning

Modern folk art painted in watercolor. Lively, intriguing, and charming illustrative narratives crafted with a heart for storytelling.



Marcolivia Duo / Olivia Hajioff & Marc Ramirez

Marcolivia is an award-winning violin and violin/viola duo who performs music from all styles and periods, including folk music, classical, bebop, and blues.



Julie McCarter / Shoot Photo Inc.

Julie is a professional photographer, offering workshops to teens and adults in the art of expressive photography.



LAC Sustaining Member
Sylvia McClain / Hunt Country Harpist

Professional Harpist, offering private instruction.



Erika McClimans

Graphic designer / art director — corporate identity (logos and branding), publications (magazines, newspapers and books), print advertisements, posters, billboards, website graphics and elements, signs, and product packaging.



LAC Sustaining Member
Lisa Mears / Bookman Graphics

Photography and graphic design.



Middleburg Arts Council / Middleburg Arts Project

The mission of the Middleburg Arts Council is to create opportunities for the entire community to value, participate and benefit from the arts in the historic town of Middleburg, Virginia.



LAC Professional Member
Middleburg Concert Foundation

The Middleburg Concert Foundation puts on a series of quality concerts featuring pre-eminent musicians and vocal artists, and offers an annual music festival of master classes and concerts for students wishing to learn from masters of their type of instrument.



LAC Sustaining Member
Crystal G. Mills

"Give Me Fin" by Crystal G. Mills"Give Me Fin" by Crystal G. Mills Acrylic paintings capturing the beauty and colors of animals, as well as mixed media works that are unique and interesting.



LAC Sustaining Member
Jessica Monte / Jessica Monte Photography

Fine art portraiture. Photographing people to reach their personal and professional goals, as well as creating heirloom artwork for the individual, family, and business.



LAC Friend
Craig Moore

Craig is a friend of the arts council.



LAC Basic Member
Jeremiah Morrison / Morrison Brothers Productions

Visual creativity comes to life from canvas to video. Acrylic painting, photography, stop motion animation, and videography.



Alice Mullen

Alice Mullen is a writer and oil painter whose self-expression takes many forms.



Steve Myles

Steve Myles is an oil painter with a background in industry.



John Nanartowicz / Big Bloc Photography LLC

Photographer specializing in classic car and street rod photography.



LAC Basic Member
Chelsea Elkington Neal / Elkington Studio

Detail of "Fresh Sardines" by Chelsea Elkington Neal (30" x 48" acrylic on canvas)Detail of "Fresh Sardines" by Chelsea Elkington Neal (30" x 48" acrylic on canvas) Impressionistic Realism, portraits, and illustrations. I work mostly with acrylics, gouache, and watercolors. Specializing in unique animal subjects and whimsical children’s art, with a special interest in home and restaurant decor.



Kaarin Nelson / Whimsy

Painter in oils and acrylics, and an arts instructor.



LAC Sustaining Member
Jack Nevitt / JNevitt Productions

Nature and wildlife photographer traveling the world.



LAC Patron
Jeanne Niccolls

Jeanne Niccolls is a museum collections consultant and longtime supporter of the arts in Loudoun County. Jeanne serves of the board of the Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center and is a founder of the Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour (WLAST).



LAC Professional Member
Elise Nicely / Nicely Done Art

The cornfield by Elise NicelyThe cornfield by Elise Nicely Elise Nicely creates mostly landscapes and seascapes in mixed media, including watercolor and acrylic paints.



LAC Sustaining Member
Ann Noel

Ann Noel is an award-winning artist who works in many media.



Elaine Nunnally

I am a watercolorist working in traditional and non traditional methods. My work is inspired by the world around me and everyday life, in particular highways and byways.



Claire Nykolyszyn / Crow Candy

Hand-made lampworked bead jewelry.



LAC Sustaining Member
Eileen McGarry O'Keeffe

Eileen is an oil painter whose work is impressionistic and expressive.



LAC Sustaining Member
Old Dominion Chorus

We are Loudoun County's premier a cappella chorus for men, and a chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society. We want to share the joy of singing, and do our part to make the world a happier place — one smile at time!



LAC Patron LAC artWorks Venue LAC Member Card Partner
Old Ox Brewery

The Tasting Room at Old Ox BreweryThe Tasting Room at Old Ox Brewery

Old Ox Brewery is a family owned and operated commercial brewery located in Ashburn, Virginia. We’ve founded our brewery on hard work and a commitment to the community. Join us in our tasting room or enjoy a pint in your favorite restaurant or tavern.



LAC Sustaining Member WLAST Artist & Tour Stop
Amy Oliver / Monkeytown Pottery

Functional art. Hand thrown stoneware with focus on form, sculpture, and carving. Monkeytown Pottery offers everything from mugs to large vases, platters to pitchers, masks to facepots.



LAC Sustaining Member WLAST Artist & Tour Stop
Karen Oliver

Longtime Loudoun resident Karen Olver's work features paper collage done in a painterly style, featuring nature, landscape and figures.



LAC Professional Member
Olivera Music Entertainment / Connie & Kevin Olivera

Olivera Music EntertainmnetOlivera Music Entertainmnet As Loudoun's only full-service music entertainment agency, we assist you in selecting the best music entertainment for your special events. From soloists to dance bands to national acts, from classical to jazz to contemporary, we offer unlimited customer service. Remember... Music is Power... Music is Energy... Music is the Life of a Celebration!



Open Studio / Leigh Boone

Open Studio is a group of artists that meet weekly to sketch and create art in public spaces throughout the Loudoun community.



Orchestra 2100

Orchestra 2100, led by David Michael Wolff, had an inaugural 2016/17 season serving Washington, DC and Northern Virginia.



LAC Professional Member WLAST Artist
Terri Parent / Terri Parent Photography

"Seeking Light" by Terri Parent"Seeking Light" by Terri Parent Terri Parent creates fine art digital photographic mixed media images.



LAC Professional Member
Jennifer Parker

Watercolor artist exploring the the spontaneous experience of the medium, working on intimate-sized and mostly light-hearted works. I enjoy focusing on abstracts, everyday objects and imaginary landscapes.



Gail Pean

Original oil paintings inspired by nature travels and people, created with pallete knife and brushes by artist and instructor Gail Péan.



LAC Sustaining Member
Jill Perla / Jill Perla Art

A full time professional acrylic painter, Jill Perla uses brushes and palette knives with saturated color to create dynamic, lively pieces wholly based on nature, for both commercial and private clients.



LAC Professional Member
Photoworks and the Leesburg School of Photography

PhotoworksPhotoworks Photoworks, located in historic downtown Leesburg, celebrates its 38th year offering solutions for all your photographic needs. Photography classes and private lessons are available at our school, the Leesburg School of Photography. Extraordinary instruction in a supportive environment.



LAC Professional Member
Piedmont Arts Foundation (PieArts)

Piedmont Arts Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization supporting the arts in Loudoun County.



LAC Professional Member
Point of Rocks "Art at the Point" Festival

Art at the PointArt at the Point Art at the Point, an annual festival in Point of Rocks, Maryland, features music, arts and craft vendors, and artist demonstrations. The festival takes place during the last Saturday in September in a park setting north of the C&O Canal National Historic Park and west of the historic train station.



LAC Sustaining Member CHAT Artist WLAST Artist
Alice Power

Longtime Loudoun Artist Alice Power creates watercolor paintings — landscapes, seascapes, and flowers. She also teaches and accepts commissions.



Jill Poyerd

Award-winning fine art professional working in both watermedia and oil paints. Producer of art-related videos.



Susan Pronko

Susan Pronko paints in watercolors and other mediums.



LAC Basic Member
The Art of Rayhart

Artist/painter. Heartfelt original images.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist
Kim T. Richards / Kim T. Richards Art + Design

"Abundance of Riches" by Kim T. Richards"Abundance of Riches" by Kim T. Richards

Kim T. Richards is a Brooklyn born artist, designer, and illustrator now living in beautiful Loudoun County. From a very early age Kim spent a great deal of time drawing, and decided to pursue a career in art and design.



Rock Ridge Performing Arts

A high school performing arts program.



Jake Rodriguez

Creative and vibrant paintings.



Rebeca Roman

Rebeca Roman is a painter and photographer working with abstract imagery.



LAC Professional Member WLAST Tour Stop
Round Hill Arts Center

Round Hill Arts Center. Where the Arts and Community Meet.Round Hill Arts Center. Where the Arts and Community Meet.The Round Hill Arts Center, Loudoun's only non-profit arts center, is a vibrant and eclectic gathering place with diverse high quality programs where artists and the community interact and explore their creativity. We invite you to browse through our website, consider joining a class, or drop in during one of our open houses or special events. Get Involved, Get Creative, Get Centered!



LAC Professional Member
Run Rabbit Run Theatre / Meredith Bean McMath

Phil Erickson and Penny Hauffe in The 39 Steps presented by Run Rabbit Run TheatrePhil Erickson and Penny Hauffe in The 39 Steps presented by Run Rabbit Run Theatre

Run Rabbit Run Theatre offers high-caliber comedies, musicals, and dramatic works and arts education in Loudoun and the DC metro area.



Ron Salmon / Flying Fish Photography

Photographer Ron Salmon specializes in nature photography: landscapes and wildlife photos.



Wendy Schobert

703-629-7749, 703-222-3258

Working primarily in watercolor, Wendy has been juried into many art shows and has sold to private collectors within the Northern Virginia area.



Eric Scott / Journal Fodder Junkies

Artist, author, and instructor Eric Scott uses painting, drawing, collage and other media to consider the structure of thought, memory, and experience.



LAC Professional Member
Seeking Stars Art / Melissa Craig

Seeking Stars Art is an art entertainment companySeeking Stars Art is an art entertainment company Seeking Stars Art is an art entertainment company offering creative fundraising solutions, art entertainment events, runway shows, themed photo shoots and more, while actively promoting and advocating for the arts. Think of us for your next creative project and Raise Your Star!



LAC Patron
Suzanne Serway

Suzanne is a valued patron of the arts council.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist
Beverley Sharrard

"Going Home" by Beverley Sharrard"Going Home" by Beverley Sharrard

Beverley Sharrard works with acrylic paint, acrylic mediums, hand made and specialty papers, and small sculptures to create unique dimensional wall art. Her intuitive works are created with a love of texture and color and her passion to create.



LAC Professional Member
S.L. Shelton

S.L. Shelton is a Loudoun based thriller author. He pens crime novels and spy thrillers including the bestselling Scott Wolfe thriller series.



Steven Shiraishi / Whitestone Pottery

Artistic and functional stoneware clay pottery. Food, dishwasher, and oven safe functional stoneware.



LAC Basic Member
CarolLyn Simpson / An Artist Recreated - CLLSimpson Art Studio

Ms. Simpson is a multi-media painter, who draws inspiration from her life experiences and extensive studies of art history, and who enjoys creating contemporary, colorful work that speaks to the heart of the viewers.



Punit Sinha

Punit Sinha specializes in nature photography and has been juried into Nature Visions Photo Expo multiple times.



Jim Sisley / Tryst Gallery

Jim Sisley creates arresting images of simple daily experiences that we witness but seldom stop to deeply consider.



Chaka Smith

Ashburn artist with work ranging from drawing to printmaking.



Lauren Smith

Representational oil paintings with strong emphasis in color and contrast.



Silvia Souza

Silvia Souza is an artist and art teacher interested in glass art, polymer clay, jewelry, and paintings.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Venue
StageCoach Theatre Company

StageCoach Theatre Company offers murder mystery dinner theatre, musical revues, children's performances, and theatre workshops at various Loudoun locations.



LAC Sustaining Member
Maggie Steinhilper

Watercolor artist originally who continues to experiment and expand into other mediums such as encaustic, acrylics, photography, and mixed mediums. Maggie loves all animals, but has an affinity for birds, all raptors, and especially owls.



LAC Professional Member Leesburg First Friday Participant
Sterling Playmakers

Founded in 1996, the Sterling Playmakers provides amateur community theatre performed by local residents for the entire Loudoun community. We are proud to present quality, family-friendly entertainment. The Sterling Playmakers is a non-profit 501(c)(3) community theatre organization in partnership with Loudoun County Parks, Recreation, and Community Services and the Sterling Community Center.



LAC Sustaining Member WLAST Artist Leesburg First Friday Participant
Libby Stevens / Libby Stevens Studio

Leesburg artist painting in oil and pastel, all subject matter, but specializing in the Loudoun landscape. I maintain a studio in the Leesburg historic district.



LAC Professional Member
J. Riley Stewart

 J. Riley Stewart creates large-scale Limited Edition photographs of romantic-style landscapes, nature, and Americana.



LAC Sustaining Member
Heather Valdez Stillings

Heather Valdez Stillings is a stage director and actor who has performed on stages across the country.



LAC Sustaining Member CHAT Artist WLAST Artist
Anne Stine

Anne concentrates primarily on Encaustic paint, a molten beeswax mixed with resin and pigments.



LAC Professional Member
Frank Stopa / fss photography

"Explorer" by Frank Stopa"Explorer" by Frank Stopa

Frank Stopa is a fine art photographer specializing in landscapes, travel, and underwater — especially underwater cave — photography. Frank also does video, 360 degree video, and virtual reality imagery for underwater exploration non-profit Discovery Deep.



Stories to Art / Elizabeth Williams

Online gallery.



Barbara Suplita

703-906-3414

Mosiac artist.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Artist
Sweet Memories Photography / Samantha S. Marshall

Samantha S. Marshall - Sweet Memories PhotographySamantha S. Marshall - Sweet Memories Photography

Samantha S. Marshall is an award winning photographer, specializing in people, nature, and corporate photography with a style consisting of colorful and energetic imagery.



Erica Szalkowski / Conspicuous Designs

Photography (fine art, product, event), graphic design, polymer clay sculpture, illustration. Also creative writing, but nobody asks about that at parties.



LAC Professional Member
Cherie Taylor / Cherie Taylor Studio, LLC

"Weathered The Storm" by Cherie Taylor"Weathered The Storm" by Cherie Taylor Cherie Taylor is a fine artist specializing in ink and watercolor drawings. Her work is varied, but usually draws from themes in nature.



Theaterpalooza

Performing arts — theatre, voice, and dance — for all ages.



LAC Professional Member WLAST Artist & Tour Stop
Mark Paul Thomas

The Social Butterfly - An Art PortraitThe Social Butterfly - An Art Portrait

Mark Paul Thomas creates black and white large format photography produced from 8 x 10 inch negatives, hand processed in a “wet darkroom” and printed by hand with traditional wet darkroom methods. His work spans a 40 year period. His current project is a book entitled “Apple Valley”.



LAC Sustaining Member
Dana Thompson

An award-winning graphic designer, illustrator, painter, and arts instructor, Dana's paintings depict loose representations of organic and inorganic every-day objects next to one another in dramatic compositions.



Judith Thompson / Judith Thompson Arts

Painter and arts intructor.



Rebecca Tighe

540-668-6447

Painter (oils and watercolors).



Josie Tilton

With a background in watercolor, painter Josie Tilton has branched out into colorful expressionistic, mixed media work.



Jan Tooke

Jan Tooke is a painter with nearly 30 years of clinical experience as a physical therapist. His other interests are poetry, cooking, street rods, and motorcycles.

 


William Toti / William Toti Photography

Photographer specializing in fine art landscapes.



LAC Sustaining Member CHAT Artist & Tour Stop
Susan Trask / Earth Wind and Fleece

Susan Trask is a fiber artist and owner of Earth Wind and Fleece. She hand-dyes her alpaca fiber and yarn, along with other fiber and fabric, creating "wearable art" with a focus on felted scarves. She is available for felting workshops and demonstrations.



Isabelle Truchon / The Art of Isabelle Truchon

571-291-5988

Paintings, drawings, sculpture, and mixed media.



Donna Turgeon / Coastal Reflections

703-608-6100

Photorealistic wildlife and landscape paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolor, and pastels.



LAC Professional Member
Jackie Tury / Artful Awakenings

Abstract painter, life coach, and expressive arts instructor.



LAC Friend
Vijaypal Vantikommu

Vijaypal is a friend of the arts council.



Villa Montessori Preschool

Villa Montessori is pioneering the integration of Montessori and Reggio early childhood education philosophies with an emphasis on the Arts and Sciences.



LAC Partner LAC artWorks Venue
Visit Loudoun

Visit Loudoun - DC's Wine CountryVisit Loudoun - DC's Wine Country

Visit Loudoun works with the entire tourism industry to maximize the benefits of tourism for Loudoun residents and the local economy.



LAC Professional Member
VSA of Loudoun County

VSA of Loudoun CountyVSA of Loudoun County

VSA of Loudoun County is a fully inclusive visual and performing arts program that provides discovery opportunities for individuals with and without disabilities. Acting, dancing, drawing, sculpting — whatever form of creating you choose is done side by side with people of all ages and abilities. We focus on what you can do, your strengths and talents, and use the arts to bring out your creative best.



Ron Wagner / Wagner Grand Music Boxes

703-282-5763

Ron Wagner makes hand-crafted, custom, limited-edition miniature piano music boxes carved from select hardwoods.



LAC Professional Member
Waterford Concert Series

A Loudoun County gem! World-class artists in a small concert hall — a special musical experience in the historic village of Waterford, a National Historic Landmark. The Waterford Concert Series offers listeners of all ages and backgrounds the best classical music performed by well-known and new artists.



LAC Professional Member
Waterford Foundation, Inc.

The mission of the Waterford Foundation, Inc., is to preserve the historic buildings and the open spaces of the National Historic Landmark District of Waterford, Virginia; and, through education, to increase the public’sknowledge of life and work in an early American rural community. The Foundation hosts the renowned Waterford Fair each October and educational classes throughout the year.



Waterford Heritage Crafts School

A program of the Waterford Foundation, the Waterford Heritage Crafts School is a hands-on environment where students can learn traditional crafts and skills that celebrate America’s heritage while creating a lasting, finished product.



LAC Professional Member CHAT Artist
Karen Watson / Infusion Arts

"London Journal" by Karen Watson"London Journal" by Karen Watson

Karen Watson is a mixed media artist, using primarily acrylic paint on hand-texturized surfaces, and incorporating imagery through collage and image transfer. She also incorporates dimensional found objects as a focal point or to help tell a story or create an environment.



Darlene Weberg / Designs by DW

Darlene Weberg creates classic, simple, everyday jewelry made of silver and copper.



LAC Partner
Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour (WLAST)

The thirteenth annual Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour will be held on June 2nd & 3rd, 2018The thirteenth annual Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour will be held on June 2nd & 3rd, 2018

Each June the Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour offers a weekend of art, shopping, and relaxation. Meet more than 60 talented artists as you wind through the scenic countryside and historic villages of western Loudoun County. Enjoy paintings, pottery, jewelry, photography, fiber, sculpture, and more. And the best part: it’s all FREE!



Dave White

Painter.



LAC Professional Member
Wicked Design / Dave Levinson

Wicked Design.Wicked Design.

Wicked Design provides creative services to Loudoun County, and beyond. We specialize in highly customized website and graphics for businesses and organizations.



Alexis Williams / 4StoriesUp

Vinyl record cover collage art, found object up-cycling, and digital photography.



Ann Marie Williams

An artist who embraces the term “abstract expressionism” to describe her work.



LAC Professional Member
Kate Williams

Extensive pursuit of art for the past 30 years studying with excellent artists most recently with portrait artist Jonathan Linton.



Rhonda Williams

Using art, music, service projects to promote peace within the individual, family, community and rippling out to the world, Rhonda Williams is building bridges between people of different cultures, faiths to create one harmonious family (of unique individuals).



LAC Sustaining Member
Barbara Jones Wilson

Barbara Jones Wilson is a 3D mixed media artist based in Leesburg.



Jessica Wilson / Studio Views

Artist and teacher Jessica Wilson offers lessons in the art of seeing.



LAC Sustaining Member
Jenny Wolfer / Firebird Ceramics

Jenny Wolfer makes unique and beautiful ceramic pieces intended for everyday use.



LAC Basic Member
Benjamin Wood

Painter.



LAC Professional Member LAC artWorks Venue
Zephaniah Farm Vineyard

Zephaniah Farm VineyardZephaniah Farm Vineyard Open from noon to 5:30pm every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (and Federal Holiday Mondays), Zephaniah Farm Vineyard is a family-owned winery recently named one of the top 25 wineries in the United States by Travel + Leisure, and is a participating artWorks venue hosting quarterly shows of Loudoun art in their new timber frame barn.



LAC Professional Member
Georg-Ann Zieger / Indoor Girl LLC

Functional and decorative pieces in multiple media; not limited to fused glass, fiber, and paper. Wall art, wearable art, and art for your table.