Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing - Washington, DC
Washington, DC 20006
(Located on the second floor)
Located on the corner of 20th and K St., above CVS and next door to the Goethe-Institut. There are two entrances, one on K St. (take the escalators to the mezzanine level) and Plaza is on the right, or enter on 20th St. directly into the store.
Plenty of metered street parking directly in front of the store on 20th St. as well as on the surrounding streets. There are also several parking garages.
- From Farragut North Metro (Red Line): Walk along K St towards 20th St.
- From Farragut West Metro (Blue and Orange Lines): Exit the station onto I Street and walk towards 20th St. Turn right at 20th St. and we are on your right.
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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.
Events in our Washington, DC Store
Sennelier Abstract Acrylic Demo with artist Jim Minet
Join us this Thursday for a free demonstration of Sennelier Abstract® acrylic paint! Abstract® is a fine acrylic contained in truly revolutionary packaging. Manufactured in France, this new paint is highly pigmented—with a heavy body texture, excellent covering power and outstanding transparency. The innovative design features a convenient spout that allows for squeezing and painting straight out of the pouch. The transparent window on the face of the pouch also conveniently displays the true color of each paint. Use Abstract® in the studio, on the street or on the go! Call to register or walk-in for the ‘free’ demo!
This demo is led by artist Jim Minet. Jim lives and maintains a studio on Long Island in New York and his work has been exhibited at the Firefly Artists Gallery in Northport, NY, The Art Students League of NY and the Vanderbilt Planetarium. He has been published in Paintworks Magazine and Newsday and is also affiliated with many companies in the art materials industry conducting frequent demonstrations and workshops. Jim studied at The Art Students League in Manhattan. In addition painting, and representing companies in the fine art materials industry.
Mix It Up with Mixed Media
Join us for a Liquitex workshop that will get you all fired-up about mixed media! Learn how to intermix and combine different water-based mediums, including acrylics, inks, spray paint, markers, collage and much more. Discover what is possible when you pour, layer, glaze, and transfer images through a variety of media. You won’t want to miss this chance to take your work to the next level and have a great time doing it!