Helping our Local area by connecting local arts, businesses and nonprofits!

Our Board of Directors

Loretta M. Dunn

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Artist, Director, Filmmaker, 

Flight Attendant

President/Founder

Dave Hobbs

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Actor, Director

Board Member since 2017


Virginia Filmmakers want to live AND work in Virginia.

Raul Pernites

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Treasurer

Board Member of Life Rolls On

Board Members since 2019

Joe Boulden

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Artist, Graphic Designer, Animator

General Board Member

Diane Rester

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Musician, Artist

General Board Member


Sandra Mollette Boulden, R.N.

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General Board Member

Artists - craftsmen - other

Mersea Ruane

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Artist, Sculptor, Crafter, Writer/Author/Poet, Crafter, Actor

View from a Heart of Mersea

Michael Morgan

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ARTIST / Musician / Teacher

Advisory Board Member

Ongoing Fundraiser:

"Purple Haze" - Painting of Jimi Hendrix as a Paratrooper to support VB Fallen Heroes - sponsored by Homer Stinson, First Command Financial 

www.mikewmorgan.com

soundcloud.com/saving-daylight 

soundcloud.com/sundef 

www.mosquitocabaret.com

www.reverbnation.com/ghosttownunion

www.reverbnation.com/sundef

Nesto Flores

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Artist

Ongoing Fundraisers:

"Unkle Dog" Dogs on Deployment (sponsored by the "Z Team")


"Marilyn" for Virginia Production Alliance, Hampton Roads District

Denise Wright

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Watercolor Artist

Ongoing Fundraiser for Veteran Rescue, Sponsored by Better View Windows and more

Linda Guyer

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Artist

Make up Artist/Esthetician


Tamara Seraph

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Fine Artist

Co-Founder

Ongoing Fundraiser for Life Rolls On, Sponsored by Beach Shredders

Eddy Hughes

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Venius Meiggs

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Artist, Jewelry Crafter

Nesto Flores

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Artist

Stacy & Anthony (Tony) King

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Kings Candles (Homemade Candles)
stking060318@gmail.com

Facebook

Robyn Cashwell

Handmade rag wreath

The Ragged Robyn

Handmade Rag Wreaths 

Made For You!!

outlaw883@att.net

www.etsy.com/shop/TheRaggedRobyn


Shonn Brown, Jr.

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Through His  Eyes Creations

Autism and Art...My Gift, My Superpower, My life!

Contact (757) 529-0177

Instagram: throughhiseyes01

Brad Runyon

spinknitandweave@gmail.com
First Name

Melanie

Last Name

Hultman

Business Name

Spin, Knit, and W

workshopofthegods@gmail.com

https://workshopofthegods.com/

Blacksmith and creative fabricator

 Sculptor, Crafter

Spin Knit and Weave

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spinknitandweave@gmail.com

Melanie Hultman

Spin, Knit, and Weavehttps://www.facebook.com/spinknitandweave/

Fiber craft-wool spinning and dyeing for knitting and weaving


Koby Lomax

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koby@kobylomax.com

KobyLomax


Ardent Candle Company


A company that makes candles that look good enough to eat.

Angelina Taylor

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Angelina7755@yahoo.com

Author, writing coach

Getting fit mind, body, and spirit.

Rhylyon Creations

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rhylyonart@gmail.com

Rhydian Iverson


https://nstagram.com/rhylyon/


Come get cho art!


Rhylyon Creations is an art studio specialising in digital and traditional 2D works.

The Leather Llama

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Celeste Draughn

artist, caricatures, local, community, caring

Lady Breslyn's Creations

kscloonan@yahoo.com

Handmade jewelry, dream catchers, fairy candles, paracord bracelets, mobiles, custom costumes


kscloonan@yahoo.com

Kathleen Cloonan

Cathy Sprague

fabric.fix@cox.net

CathySpragueFabric

https://www.facebook.com/groups/699407380159388/

Wearable Art and Accessories

I'm a professional dyer, specializing in dyeing textiles and teaching workshops

Singer/Songwriters/Performers/Musicians and Groups

Jim Bulleit

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Kristi K

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Musician, Performer, Actress, Artist

The Muddy Gems

The Muddy Gems

Musical Group

TheMuddyGems.com

Dave Floyd

Dave Floyd

Musician, DJ, Lauren's Dad

Advisory Member since 2017

Volunteer of the Year 2018

Natalya Jade Flores

Natty Flores

Musician, Singer

Composed music for Tribute Mural Filim

Bill Armstrong

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Musician, Performer

Actor, Stunt Santa

Cody Browning Music

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Writers, authors

Susan M. Vertullo

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Writer/Author/Poet

Board Member since 2015

Writing and Editing Business Solutions, LLC -WEBS

If you know what to say but not how to write it, WEBS can help!

Charles De Amor

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Author, Landscape Artist, "The Salsa King"

More about Charles

Pamela M. Covington

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Author of "A Day at the Fare"

and Public Speaker


"Edutainer"

http://www.pamelamcovington.com




Meg Henderson Wade

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Actors, film makers, Other performers

Dave Hobbs

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Actor, Director

Board Member since 2017

Virginia Filmmakers want to live AND work in Virginia.

Mersea Ruane

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Artist, Sculptor, Crafter, Writer/Author/Poet, Crafter, Actor

View from a Heart of Mersea

Monica Wolfkill

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Actress / Voice over Artist

Monica Wolfkill VO, LLC

"Let me be your voice!"

Email: Monicawolfkillvo@gmail.com

Phone: 757-301-2933
Facebook link
Soundcloud link 

Website  


Culinary and other artists

Charles De Amor

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"The Salsa King"

Landscape Artist, Creator of "Heavenly Heat Salsa", Musician and Performer

Outstanding Helpers and Volunteers

Candi Kane

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World's Tallest Teenage Elf


"I put the star on the tree!"


https://www.facebook.com/Candi-Kane-1209459769197572/

Summertime Santa

Santa Clause
Summertime St. Nick

"Ho, HO, HOOOOOOO!"

"Ho, ho, hooooooooooooooooo!"



Peppy the Pelican

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"I can't wait to see everyone at Jolly July 2019 at Pembroke Mall!"

Nonprofits and Community

Access Virginia

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Nonprofit

www.AccessVirginia.com

Access Virginia was established to provide and promote accessibility at performing arts theaters as well as other venues for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing and Blind/Visually Impaired Communities, to create tangible positive changes in their lives.


Compassion Advocacy Network

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Nonprofit

www.compassionadvocacynetwork.org

We conduct “1-to-1” simple acts of kindness uplifting thousands of people in our community each year. We have developed programs tailored to meet a variety of needs. Our lineup includes providing basic necessities to our forgotten elderly, residents of nursing homes, fundraising for families with children suffering from cancer, and ongoing support to other local charities.  

New Vision Youth Services, Inc.

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Nonprofit

https://www.newvisionyouthservicesinc.org/


New Vision Youth Services, Inc. is a non- profit organization that provides services to disadvantaged youth and young adults with a focus on youth in and aging out of the foster care system in Hampton Roads, VA.

Our mission is to serve as a bridge linking together the people and resources for youth to make the connections needed to transition successfully into adulthood. 

The Hitching Post Educational Center

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atti@hickorytrading.com

www.hickorytrading.com


The Hitching Post Educational Center, a non-profit organization, shares a building with Hickory

Trading Company, an Artisan Gift and Coffee Shop, a local shop that features a variety of artists

here in Hampton Roads. A portion of all sales goes directly to support the Education Center

which provides a unique opportunity for our children and young adults with special needs.

Students from elementary level to post graduation receive tutoring, social skills training and

engagement opportunities, life skills training and pre-employment training all in one integrated

location. Older students can receive on-the-job support and job coaching through the retail side

of the business with specially trained staff to support and equip them with the skills they need to

succeed in the workplace. Having honed their social skills and job skills, they will be equipped

for success in other places of employment.

CHILDREN'S HEALTH INVESTMENT PROGRAM OF SOUTH HAMPTON ROADS

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Healthy communities begin with healthy children


http://www.chipshr.org/ 


The mission at Children's Health Investment Program (CHIP) is to build a healthy community by building a healthy child, with the vision that  all children enter school healthy and ready to learn and succeed.

Virginia Beach Education Foundation - Beach Bags program

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https://www.vbschools.com/community/community_support_programs/beach_bags


The Beach Bags program provides shelf-stable meals and healthy snacks to students who might otherwise go hungry during weekends and over school breaks, including the long summer breaks.

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