Are you an artist at heart?  Want to learn how to use chalk?  Interested in practicing before La Bella Strada?  Look no further!  One of our LBS artists Patrick Kirwin can teach you all that at the Chalk Art Class on May 5th, 1-3 pm (The Del Ray Montessori driveway at 100 E Windsor Avenue in Alexandria).  And to keep your creative juices flowing, Sugar Shack will provide donut holes to all participants!

The class is open to those who purchased a Family Square ($100 donation to La Bella Strada). A Family Square is a spot on the side walk during the La Bella Strada festival.  You will get all the artist grade chalk you and/or your child need to create your own piece of art!!  You can purchase a square by clicking the Donate button on our main page.  All funds benefit The Del Ray Montessori School, but please make sure to indicate that you’re making this donation for La Bella Strada.  Once submitted, please RSVP to the class via email (to