About Us

Artistic Artifacts is a creative resource for fabric, fiber, and mixed media art products sold online and in our shop in Alexandria, VA. We are an authorized BERNINA dealer and carry a full line of WonderFil Specialty Threads. Our goal is to be the source of Creative Finds for Creative Minds — come shop with us!

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Artistic Artifacts carries a wide selection of fabrics for the sewing and quilting enthusiast — modern quilting cottons, Australian Aborigine-designs, Indian, Indonesian and African prints,hand dyed and so much more — along with a variety of notions and sewing supplies. You will also find a wide selection of art supplies, and vintage finds.

Visit our Workshops & Events pages for more information on our wide range of fiber and mixed media classes. Our inaugural Creative Minds Summit, a 3-day mixed media retreat, was held in 2023 — our 2024 event is taking place April 19th, 20th & 21st! Our Alexandria shop is also home to the monthly meetings of Judy’s Altered Minds (JAMs), an altered art group open to all who are interested.

All Mid-Atlantic Shop Hop logo

This Summmer we are participating in the All Mid-Atlantic Shop Hop, beginning July 1 and continuing through August 31. This regional shop hop includes quilt shops from Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland. Learn more about the hop and pre-order your copy of the official magazine to plan your trips!

We regularly host online Live Sales events through CommentSold to offer one of a kind and limited-quantity productslearn more about our live sales events and our dedicated CommentSold app to view and shop them.

Artistic Artifacts is a member of the Alexandria, VA Convention and Visitors Association

Our store is conveniently located in Alexandria, VA, one of the Condé Nast Top 3 Best Small Cities in the US. Artistic Artifacts is a member of the Alexandria, VA Convention and Visitors Association — plan your visit and find out more about the area at www.visitalexandriava.com. It’s a wonderful area to visit!

Want to join our team? Download an Artistic Artifacts employment application to print and complete. Return it in person at the shop or by mail.