4 nova hidden gems for artists

Fiber space

Located in Alexandria, Virginia. Fiber Space is a woman owned yarn store that is committed to selling high quality, sustainable and ethically produced yarn. They have a range of unique materials, tools, patterns, yarns and accessories for anyone who enjoys knitting or crocheting. Fiber Space also offers classes taught by professionals for those who want to learn how to knit or crochet but don’t know where to start.


Busboys and Poets

Busboys and poets is a restaurant, bookstore and creative space for live performances. They offer a range of events weekly of different artists, poets, open mic nights, book signings and so much more. They have many locations close by in Shirlington and two different locations in DC. Whatever you’re looking for Busboys and Poets is a great place to be, from the moving performances, great american style food, warm coffee or cozy bookstore it creates an amazing experience.


CD Cellar

The Second-Hand Cd and vinyl store is located in Falls Church, Virgina. The store is known for their large selection and amazing music finds for low prices. If you’re a music lover looking to build a vinyl or CD collection this is a great place to visit. With easy parking and friendly staff the very cool environment of this store makes a very unique experience unlike other CD or vinyl stores


Clay Cafe

The pottery painting studio located in Falls Church, Virginia is a fun solo or group activity and outing for artists to get a chance to design and paint their own pottery. The studio has a wide selection of pottery to paint and colors to choose from. The studio also offers glass fusing for those interested. Stay up to date with on the stores website for different events, summer camps and birthday party or large party bookings.