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What’s Happening at the Casa dei Bambini?

On May 13, 2017, the Casa dei Bambini (“Children’s House”) area will provide artist-grade chalk and space for young artists to create a collective masterpiece. The facilitators of Casa dei Bambini are artists and members the Potomac Art Therapy Association (PATA), a...

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Chalk Painting Workshop April 29, 2017

Whether you are new to chalk as a paint medium or just want to fine-tune your skills, we invite you to participate in our Street Chalk Painting Workshop with Patrick Kirwin on April 29, 2017 from 4-5:30 p.m. In this 1.5-hour hands-on workshop, you will learn...

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Special Offer for Community Groups and Organizations

In addition to our standard sponsorship options, we are pleased to offer a limited number of 5x5 sponsored squares for 501c3 organizations at our Medio level. Selected organizations will receive the same benefits as other Medio level sponsors at a reduced cost of $150...

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Our First Artists for 2017

We welcome new and returning artists to La Bella Strada 2017! We can't wait to see their chalk creations. If you are an artist and would like to participate this year, please email bellastrada@thedelraymontessorischool.com. New Artists: Tressa Breton Connie Fieres...

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Our First Sponsors for 2017

Many thanks to our new and returning early sponsors of the 2017 La Bella Strada! Bobi Bomar's Homes of Alexandria, Del Ray Cakery, Del Ray Citizen's Association, Eye 2 Eye Optometry Corner, and Thought Layer. To learn more about sponsor levels and benefits, download...

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Reception at Del Ray Artisans

We are happy to announce that the Del Ray Artisans is offering to let us hold our post-festival reception in the gallery from 4 to 6 p.m. on May 13, 2017. We look forward to mingling in the gallery space with artists, sponsors, volunteers, and festival-goers after a...

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