Adah Rose Gallery 3766 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD20895 The Adah Rose Gallery features work from local established and emerging artists that includes sculptures,…More paintings, photography and mixed media. It also hosts artist talks and music and literary events. Private viewings at the artists' studios are also available.
GALA Artisan Jewelry & Gifts 10417 Armory Ave, Kensington, MD20895 GALA Artisan Jewelry & Gifts is a locally-owned and operated retail store which sells handmade jewelry, pottery,…More toys, accessories and gifts to customers in the Kensington area. All products sold are created by local artists; the name GALA stands for Guild of Artists Local to the Area. It also holds artistic workshops for local residents, teaching them a variety of arts and crafts skills such as cable knitting and creating personalized stamped earrings.
Galerie Ingrid Cooper 11301 Rockville Pike, Kensington, MD20895 Galerie Ingrid Cooper, on the second floor of White Flint Mall, offers shoppers handmade jewelry and artwork by local…More artists, the Corcoran School of Art's metalsmithing department and northern European artists. The store sells art from the Bauhaus, an art movement in Germany during the 1920s. The owner particularly likes art that is pure in form and shape. She believes that every piece of jewelry has its owner.
O'Neill Studios, LLC 4142 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD20895 Founded in 2001 by fine artist Maggie O'Neill, O'Neill Studios is a boutique decorative finishing and fine art…More studio. As such, O'Neill Studios has played a part in a number of commercial, residential and community-based art projects. Among the services and products offered are hand-painted furniture and cabinetry, custom-built utilitarian artwork, lighting fixtures, finishes and more. Rounding out the creative team of artists at O'Neill Studios are Karen Suderman, Roxanne Christie, Kim Kouri and Jane Merkel. Check out the Web site or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Kensington Row Bookshop 3786 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD20895 Kensington Row Bookshop offers booklovers an eclectic mix of books from local authors to books that are out of print or…More unusual. It also has vintage posters and notecards by local artists, including drawings of Glen Echo and Kensington. Near the stairs you can see newspaper headlines from significant moments in history, but do not fear--the owner, Elisenda, is current with the times. She offers free WiFi service. As for the upstairs, you will find that Elisenda has set aside more than half the floor to the Catalan Library of Pauli Bellist Foundation. Her father was a professor in Catalan studies. He began the Catalan Foundation, and Elisenda has continued it. From fall till spring Elisenda keeps the store opened late for local artists to perform and authors to do readings.