Plaza Artist Materials & Picture Framing - Silver Spring, MD

Located on the east side of US-29 (Georgia Ave) at the intersection of Georgia Ave and Silver Spring Ave.

Plaza Artist Materials Silver Spring


Metered street parking is available on Georgia Ave, Thayer Ave and Silver Spring Ave.

NEW PARKING! The Thayer-Silver Spring Garage (Garage #3) located at 913 Silver Spring Ave, just east of Georgia Avenue right behind the store and across from Kaldi's Social House. Free garage parking on Saturdays and Sundays! You can walk the short distance from the garage to the store via Mayor Lane Memorial Alleyway or Silver Spring Avenue.

Public Transportation

  • We are three blocks from the Silver Spring Metro (Red line). From Silver Spring Metro, walk east on Wayne Ave until you get to Georgia Ave then make a right and walk down to Silver Spring Ave. We are on the left side of the street.

Custom Framing

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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 Silver Spring Store

Plaza hosts monthly make & take events at all locations. Please see schedule below or call the store for more information.

The Fine Art Collective - Liquitex Acrylic Gouache
Saturday, November 23: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Demonstrator/Instructor: Marta Kepka
Liquitex Acrylic Gouache

Liquitex Acrylic Gouache: Solid. Flat. Matte. The ultra-pigmented acrylic. When it comes to acrylics, Liquitex started it all in 1955. In this demonstration attendees will explore the acrylic brand that has been on the forefront of innovation for over 50 years. As the #1 acrylic in the world, Liquitex is the only brand to offer the most diverse range of professional products including unique ranges of professional acrylic colors, innovative mediums, and a revolutionary range of painting tools to meet the needs of every artist. The new Acrylic Gouache offers the most intense colors - a flat, matte effect. No brush strokes. No cracks. No need to dilute. Superb fluidity and application. All with a permanent, water-resistant finish when dry. We will explore best practices with this new product and how to integrate it into your existing acrylic range. All levels of experience welcome.