Around F.C.

Falls Church Arts Hosts Farewell Soiree for Babington

Falls Church Arts is hosting a Farewell Soiree for local artist Isabelle Babington, who is moving to France after serving Falls Church Arts for several years, on Saturday, March 26 from 7 – 10 p.m. at ArtSpace Falls Church at 410 S. Maple Street. On Sunday, March 20 art patrons, artists and friends of Babington attended a happy hour held for at ArtSpace Falls Church.

According to Falls Church Arts president Barb Cram, final preparations are underway for the 7th Annual Scenes in the City Plein Art Festival, which will be held from April 17 – June 17, with the final competition held on June 18.

And there is a call for entries for the final two shows in the Falls Church Arts 2015-2016 season, Artful Whimsy and Line Upon Line. The deadline for submission is April 25 at 11 p.m. for Artful Whimsy and the deadline submission is May 16 at 11 p.m. for Line Upon Line. For more information, visit