ART AT OATLANDS
Art capturing images of the region is showcased at the fourth Annual Benefit Art Show and Sale, Four Seasons of Oatlands. This year, the entry criteria have been expanded to include images not only of Oatlands but also of the Mosby Heritage Area, which encompasses five counties in Virginia and one neighboring county in West Virginia. More than 80 artists and 200 works are featured, including paintings, photographs and sculptures. Proceeds from art sales benefit Oatlands. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays, tomorrow-Dec. 30. Oatlands, 20850 Oatlands Plantation Lane, Leesburg. Free. 703-777-3174.
"MOTA COMETH" AND WENT
"MOTA Cometh" -- an exhibit of A. Wesley Floyd's realistic and Dali-inspired visionary works in acrylic, graphite and colored pencil -- bids farewell to the Art House Gallery at a closing reception tomorrow. You'll get an opportunity to meet the artist as well as local author Sam Skinner, who will be signing copies of his suspense thriller, "The Moneybag," set in Northern Virginia. There will also be live entertainment starting at 9 p.m. Take one last look 6-11 p.m. tomorrow. The Art House Gallery, 224 S. King St., Leesburg. Free. 703-669-0650.
The Washington Calligraphers Guild's annual calligraphy craft show and sale features demonstrations by White House and wedding calligraphers, as well as an opportunity to shop for personalized gifts, hand-lettered artwork and calligraphic art supplies. There will also be an exhibit of the winning entries in the Graceful Envelope Contest. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Douglass Community Center, 407 E. Market St., Leesburg. $5. 301-897-8637 or www.calligraphersguild.org.