Visual Arts

VersAbility Resources Newport News

Amanda Wallace is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University, where she majored in painting and printmaking before earning her Masters of Fine Arts from Goddard College.

Years Gone by featuring Richard Mekdeci

Richard Mekdeci (mek-dee-see) is an award-winning songwriter and musician and a 22 year veteran of the Nashville songwriting community. He has produced, written and recorded with such artists as Roseanne Cash, Kathy Mattea, Patty Loveless, and others.

Pumpkin Paint with Kerri Caldwell and Creative Celiac

A Note from the Artist: I discovered my passion for using creative outlets when I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease in 2015 and was unable to work because I was in and out of hospitals so much. Being creative with my hands was the outlet I needed to process this life change.

Origami 101 with Rich Gray

Harbor's Edge Retirement Community 1 Colley Ave, Norfolk

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Public Event Alert! Drumming Circle with Arthur Lopez

City of Chesapeake TBD

After studying with top drum circle facilitators (Arthur Hull, Jana Broder, Jim Donovan, Christine Stevenson) he started Drum Your Dream. He facilitates rhythm-based events and celebrates the human spirit through rhythm with people from all walks of life. No experience necessary, just the desire to HAVE FUN!   You can register here at "55 & Better" Programs (cityofchesapeake.net)

Song and Songwriting with Made to Order Music

Hampton Public Library 4207 Victoria Blvd, Hampton, VA

I will sing original music and covers while engaging the crowd through singalong and songwriting workshops.

Music with Charlie O’Dowd

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Virginia Beach

Entertainment professional Charlie O’Dowd spent 40 years in varied artistic pursuits – as a jazz singer, audio book narrator, commercial voice talent, filmmaker and stage actor. He was primarily a filmmaker with 35 years working on Hollywood films and TV shows.

Remedy with Ciara Alexander

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Virginia Beach

Ciara Alexander is a contemporary-ambient soul singer/musician with an electric approach to live performing and producing. With hopes to make an impact through music, Ciara is known for creating memorable experiences; often accompanied by her band Remedy.

Harmonics with Tom

Ability Center of Virginia 5825 Arrowhead Dr, Suite 201, Virginia Beach, VA

MUSIC USING variety of different types of harmonicas. JAZZ, BIG BAND, Show tunes, polkas and other types of music. Can do solo act or I have a harmonica quartet.