Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing - Nashville, TN
Nashville, TN 37203
Located on the corner of 7th Avenue South and Middleton Street one block from Lafayette Street.
Tons of free parking in front of the store.
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From your finest artwork to your newly earned diploma, Plaza frames it all! Our expert picture framing design team is ready and waiting for you to bring in your treasures.
Classes & Workshops
Plaza Nashville is pleased to offer classes and workshops. Each week, a different topic is covered. From airbrushing to watercolor, a Plaza class may just be the answer to help take your artwork to the next level. To view the current schedule, click here.
Events in our Nashville Store
Hands On Creativity!
Expand your art skills and take home free samples of high-quality artist supplies! On Saturday October 22 and Sunday, October 23 we will be giving away product samples and offering free art demos at our Nashville location. Expert artists will demonstrate everything from airbrushing to screenprinting, solvent-free oil paints, gel plates, acrylic mediums and more! This is an event for artists of all ages and skill levels. There will be fun hands-on activities for kids and families, door prizes, and other surprises throughout both days of the event. For more information, download the Nashville Hands On Creativity flyer pdf.
Royal Talens - Solvent-Free Oil
Sample the latest innovation in solvent-free oil paint! Manufactured by the makers of Rembrandt oil paint, Cobra Water Mixable Oil Colours are a new generation of oil paints by Royal Talens. Paint wherever you want, without worrying about messy, toxic solvents. Cobra water soluble oil colors are rich, beautiful and easy to use.
Winsor & Newton and Liquitex
Winsor Newton is the world’s leading brand of oil, acrylic, and watercolor paint, with an unrivalled reputation for quality and reliability. With assistance form Eric Malmquist and Ray Doty, artist Nick Scrimenti will demonstrate Winsor & Newton Pigmented Markers, Pro Brush Markers and Conté. Eric and Ray will also demonstrate Liquitex mediums and paint.
Golden Artist Acrylics
Golden Artist Colors is continuously extending creative opportunities for artists and strengthening industry standards for professional art materials. GOLDEN Acrylic products can be used in virtually limitless combinations; acrylic colors, mediums and grounds are the most versatile of all painting media. Art materials professional Jean Beasley will present GOLDEN acrylics as well as Williamsburg Oils and QoR Watercolors. Lecture-demo presentation by Amy Shawley, Golden Artist Educator and author.
Grafix - Films and Papers
Discover your creativity! For more than 50 years, Grafix specialty papers, high quality plastic films and Incredible Art Products® have been inspiring artists, crafters, and designers to create the beautiful and innovative. Learn new arts and crafts project ideas and learn about Grafix products. President of Grafix, Hayley Prendergast, and artist Maureen Wedley and Grafix vice president Hayley Prendergast will demonstrate the many amazing uses of Grafix products.
Speedball - Gel Plates
Join factory-trained Speedball expert Stacey Kelley and explore Gel Printing Plates! Make awesome monoprints using these unique plates, or sign up for one of this weekend’s free screenprinting workshops. For over 100 years Speedball has been dedicated to manufacturing a wide range of products for screen printing, block printing, intaglio, calligraphy supplies and more.
Jacquard - Marbling Kits
Learn why Jacquard is the leading manufacturer of high-quality textile paints, mixed media and craft products. Family owned and operate, Jacquard is commited to offering top-quality products at a great value. Artist Lynn Preston will demonstrate marbling kits.
Paper expert Tom Brighton will will be on-hand to explain the vast variety of papers available from America’s largest paper company. Throughout the years, leading artists such as Norman Rockwell, Andrew Wyeth and today’s Susan Lyon have used Strathmore.
Artist and Copic factory expert Thomas Atkinson will explore drawing techniques and demonstrate why Copic markers are some of the leading markers in the world.
Black Ink Papers
Explore this creative line of decorative and handmade papers imported from all over the world. Come and learn the many possibilites! Vice President Lori Maritato and artist Beth Grubb we help you create.
New Wave Fine Art Palettes
Join co-founder Kyle O’Brien as he demonstrates New Wave’s beautifully crafted, ergonomically designed artist palettes. Learn about the new line of Gray and Wood Toned disposable palettes, must-haves for chroma and value-sensitive painters.
Artist and instructor Michael Mucker will demonstrate the basics of operating an airbrush. Experiment at our hands-on airbrush stations or have your own custom T-shirt made, while supplies last! Assisted by factory expert, Stacey Kelley.
Montana Spray and Markers
Artist Troy Duff will demonstrate the most versatile spray paint in the world. Get hands-on with Montana Markers and Montana Spray Paints!
Daylight Company Artist Lamps
Learn how full-spectrum light allows for perfect color matching. Test out this range of color-balanced, high output lamps and lightboxes specifically designed for artists.
Sculpey Polymer Clay
Mindy Baker will demonstrate original Sculpey clay, which has been a favorite of kids, parents and teachers for generations. Original Sculpey is soft and pliable; it works and feels like ceramic clay but won’t dry out when exposed to air!