Torpedo Factory Artists’ Association “Cherry Blossom Week” Celebration

By Editorial Team on March 19, 2018
Photo courtesy of Torpedo Factory Art Center.
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Artist Studio Tours: March 24, 25, 26, and 31 at 1pm
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The Torpedo Factory Artists’ Association (TFAA) is honoring the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival with their own Cherry Blossom Week. With a schedule of events that includes artist demonstrations, private tours, and in-studio specials, cherry blossom fun blooms at the Torpedo Factory Art Center from March 23 to March 31.

More than 50 of the 82 working artist studios at the Torpedo Factory Art Center will have cherry blossom-inspired art on display or for sale, and interactive events will occur all week.

Artist demonstrations will begin at 2:00 pm on the following dates:

  • Saturday, March 24 – Jennifer Brewer Stone, Resin & Painting • Studio 227
  • Sunday, March 25 – Tracie Griffith Tso, Ceramics & Chinese Brush • Studio 22
  • Monday, March 26 – Jamaliah Morais, Asian Brush Painting • Studio 25
  • Saturday, March 31 – Alison Sigethy, Glass • Studio 307

Free artist studio tours will begin at 1:00 pm on March 24, 25, 26, and 31. Interested visitors should meet on the first floor of the Torpedo Factory at the Information Desk. No reservations or advance tickets are required. Discount coupons, limited collectibles, promotions, and more will be available from individual artist studios. Complete details of the TFAA’s Cherry Blossom Week, including studio maps, can be found at torpedofactoryartists.com/cherry.

On the banks of the Potomac River in Alexandria, VA, the Torpedo Factory Art Center is located directly in front of the Alexandria City Marina where Water Taxi and Sightseeing Cruise services, provided by the Potomac Riverboat Company, depart daily for stunning views of the National Mall’s Cherry Blossom Trees. Information about Cherry Blossom celebrations by additional neighboring Alexandria businesses can be found here.

Torpedo Factory is located at 105 N. Union St., Alexandria, VA.