Seeking a spark of artistic inspiration? Look no further than Howard County, Maryland, where creativity thrives in every corner. Embark on a journey to explore the vibrant arts scene, from charming galleries to interactive studios, and unleash your inner artist. Whether you're seeking a quiet retreat or a lively outing with friends, Howard County offers endless opportunities to ignite your creativity and nourish your soul.



G + H Custom Workshop: Where Craftsmanship Meets Creativity

Step into G + H Custom Workshop, a haven of modern craft and personalized gifts. Explore unique home decor, event embellishments, and gifts that radiate happiness. Dive into their Maker's Studio for contemporary craft workshops, including jewelry making and dried floral arrangements. Let your imagination run wild with children's classes, and transform your wedding or event with their custom decor services.


G+H Custom Workshop

G + H Custom Workshop


Bead Soup: A Whimsical Haven for Beading Enthusiasts

Nestled in Savage, MD, Bead Soup is renowned for its friendly atmosphere and diverse selection. Dive into a world of seed beads, gemstones, and beading supplies, and explore premium classes in needle felting and more. Join workshops led by local and national masters, and discover unique trunk shows featuring bead embroidery and metalwork.

Columbia Art Center: Where Creativity Knows No Bounds

Experience a diverse range of art classes and workshops suitable for all ages and skill levels at Columbia Art Center. Explore exhibitions showcasing local talent, community events, and a charming gift shop offering artistic treasures.

Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center: A Showcase of Artistic Excellence

Immerse yourself in the vibrant arts scene at the Horowitz Center, boasting three performance venues and two galleries. Discover the finest works from student and professional artists, showcasing the richness of artistic expression.


Horowitz Center Galleries

Horowitz Center


Howard County Arts Council: A Hub of Artistic Inspiration

Delve into the dynamic arts scene at the Howard County Center for the Arts, featuring captivating exhibits, performances, classes, and studio spaces for artists to thrive.

Pinot's Palette Ellicott City: Unleash Your Inner Artist

Embark on a creative journey at Pinot's Palette, Ellicott City's premier upscale "Paint and Sip" studio. Whether it's a Girls Night Out or a Corporate Team Building event, unleash your creativity in a lively and supportive environment.

DoodleHATCH: Where Imagination Takes Flight

Discover a world of interactive art at DoodleHATCH, perfect for families seeking unique experiences. Dive into a pretend department store for fairy tale creatures and engage in hands-on craft workshops designed for kids and the "young at heart."

The Clayground Studio & Gallery: Nurturing Creativity for All

Experience a nurturing environment for artists of all levels at The ClayGround Studio & Gallery. Through advocacy, education, and outreach, they foster artistic participation and serve as a vital creative resource for the community.


Clayground Pottery Wheel

The Clayground Studio & Gallery


Artists' Gallery: Celebrating Local Talent

Explore the diverse works of 28 local artists at Artists' Gallery, spanning various mediums from oil and watercolor to ceramics and jewelry. Elevate your art appreciation and support local talent in this vibrant gallery space.


Artists' Gallery

Artists' Gallery


Extend Your Creative Retreat in Howard County

Immerse yourself in the artistic wonders of Howard County and extend your stay to fully experience its vibrant culture. Book your hotel retreat today and indulge in a journey of artistic exploration that will leave you inspired and rejuvenated.