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A Taste of Art

A Taste of Art

A family exploration of the arts in Chester 

A Taste of Art will celebrate all forms of fine and performing arts through exhibitions, demonstrations and performances, and crafts for children.  There also be all-day hands-on workshops provided by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Enjoy a fun-filled day for the whole family with activities for all ages and food from La Milpa and the Dog Wagon.

Get to know the artists who live and work in Chester’s vibrant arts community. See live demonstrations, ask questions, and shop for unique, locally-made pieces.

Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017
Place: Chester Library
Time: 10-3 p.m.

Workshops (free, register when you arrive)

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Colored Pencils and Acrylics (VMFA)
This program has been organized by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and is supported, in part, by the Paul Mellon Endowment and the Jean Stafford Camp Memorial Fund.

1:30-3:30 p.m.
Abstract Watercolor Exploration (VMFA)
This program has been organized by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and is supported, in part, by the Paul Mellon Endowment and the Jean Stafford Camp Memorial Fund. 


10:30 a.m.
Sing-a-long with Castle Rock

12:30 p.m.
Stavna Ballet

12:45 p.m.
Tina Glasneck: Book Reading

1:00 p.m.
Thomas Dale High School Theatre

1:30 p.m.
Artist: RaeJean Whaley

2:00 p.m.
Chesterfield Children’s Theatre

2:15 p.m.
The Phantom Players

Exhibitors, Demonstrators & Performers 

  • Art Adventures Face Painting by Amy Barr
  • Artist: Bethany Sharpe
  • Artist: Jean Lynn
  • Artist: RaeJean Whaley
  • Author: Tina Glasneck
  • Chesterfield Children’s Theatre
  • Christine Lucas
  • Dare to Wood Studios
  • Guitarist: Zack Artis
  • H. Michael Denton Whittle Designs
  • Hogwarts Handcrafted
  • InStepHens
  • Kelly U Johnson Fine Art
  • Laura2Aura Handcrafted Jewelry
  • OH, love!
  • The Phantom Players
  • The ReMade Station
  • Rick Dodson Photography
  • Stavna Ballet
  • Thomas Dale High School 

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