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Clayworks Supplies, Inc.
4625 Falls Road
Exhibitions, workshops, community projects, studio space for rent, clay, glazes, books, and tools.
8115 D Honeygo Boulevard (off 95 North)
Vast assortment of arts and crafts supplies, florals, and frames at very good prices.
501 N. Charles Street
Beads, jewelry-making supplies, jewelry, and ethnic art from around the world. Classes for beginners and experienced beaders.
Michaels Arts & Crafts
1238 Putty Hill Avenue
30 W Ridgely Road
Lutherville (adjacent to Lutherville light rail stop)
Custom framing and a huge array of art supplies and craft materials.
Baltimore Canvas Products
2861 W. Franklin Street
Discounts on large orders of canvas. on campus
1200 Mt. Royal Avenue
The MICA Store carries all studio supplies and reading materials required by instructors, plus an excellent selection of art supplies, periodicals, books, and MICA merchandise. Books and art supplies are sold at a substantial discount.
PLA-ZA Artists Materials
1009 Cathedral Street
519 York Road
Commercial art supplies. 20% discount (off list price) with student ID card.
Utrecht Art Supply
229 W. Chase Street
Fine art materials below list price.
Fabrics & Fiber
A Good Yarn
1738 Aliceanna Street
All kinds of yarn and knitting supplies. Lessons available.
Blanks Fabric Center
6709-A Whitestone Road
(Security Boulevard exit off of 695)
Large selection of a variety of fabrics and textiles. Good for hard-to-find fabrics and materials from around the world.
Cloverhill Yarn Shop
75 Mellor Avenue
Extensive fine weaving supplies and looms. 10% student discount on yarns with student ID. (#2 bus route)
DeBois Textiles, Inc.
1835 Washington Boulevard
Cotton goods, mill ends, remnants, specialties, towels, all at wholesale.
Guss Woolen, Inc.
419 W. Baltimore Street
Wholesale fabrics, a large assortment.
562 Gov. Ritchie Highway
Good selection of patterns, notions, fabrics, and craft supplies.
1305 St. Paul Street
Good slide dupes. Large color output and custom rub-down lettering. Short-run printing, laminating, mounting, binding, heat transfers. Offers 15% student discount for cash purchases (10% for checks).
Artography Labs, Inc.
2438 North Charles Street
Design and layout, scanning, digital transparencies, negatives, posters, Internet development, multimedia, quicktime movies, and CD archiving.
3003 North Charles Street
MBC Precision Imaging
100 South Charles Street
Supplies, cheap color copies, and heat transfers.
MICA Digital Printing Lab
Art Tech Center
High-resolution printing at very reasonable prices. Archival-quality prints up to 44î wide. 3D printing available.
1500 Joh Avenue
A full-service reprographics firm. Very, very cheap, and HUGE.
1000 Russell Street
5835 York Road
Large office supply store.
University of Baltimore Graphics Lab
1319 N. Charles Street, 4th floor (UB Campus)
The UB lab has good color printers, but remember, priority goes to UB students!
3101 Washington Boulevard
Enormous warehouse of paper and printing supplies. An essential for graphic designers.
Hardware and Home Repair
Belle Paint & Hardware
240 McMechen Street
Great neighborhood hardware store, and handy for those without cars.
Duron Paints and Wall Coverings
11 S. Central Avenue
5833 York Road
The Central Avenue branch offers contractors' discounts to students.
3401 Chestnut Avenue
A little treasure chest of hardware supplies.
1415 Bayard Street
Specializes in hard-to-find industrial and architectural salvage. Visit just to check out the very cool building.
Towson: 1971 E. Joppa Road / 410.882.1900
Pikesville: 6620 Reisterstown Road / 410.358.4046
Catonsville: 6000 Baltimore National Pike / 410.719.9200
Timonium: 125 Industry Lane / 410.667.8200
White Marsh: 5300 Campbell Blvd. / 410.931.2233
Lumber, tools, plants, lighting, etc.
The Loading Dock, Inc.
(410) 558-DOCK (3625),
fax: (410) 558-1888
2 North Kresson Street
Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse
Catonsville: 5900 Baltimore National Pike / 410.869.3140
Timonium: 19 Texas Station Court / 410.683.8500
Glen Burnie: 6650 Ritchie Highway / 410.863.4535
Lumber, tools, appliances, extensive special ordering program.
Second Chance, Inc.
1645 Warner Street
Architectural antiques and salvage.
Artist's Corner Stained Glass
7524 Belair Road
Stained glass supplies and classes.
Creative Plaster Craft
6014 Harford Road
Sells white, unpainted plaster objects – such as unicorns, clowns, bunnies, toilet bowls, etc. – a number of which were featured in John Waters' Polyester.
Durrett Sheppard Steel Corp.
6800 E. Baltimore Street
Sells all shapes and sizes of steel products. $75 minimum order includes free delivery.
House of Foam & Poptronics
1108 Light Street
All kinds of foam, custom cut while you wait. Electronics also sold in store.
Modern Junk & Salvage Co.
1423 N. Fremont Avenue
Cast iron, copper, brass, glass, plastic, x-ray film, etc.
138 W. Barney Street
Metal equipment and supplies.
Total Plastics Inc.
5424 Pulaski Highway
Sells plexiglas, mylar, and plastic products.
916 N. Charles Street
Great, fast, cheap place to get photos and slides developed.
Cooper's Camera Mart
5421 Harford Road
3838 Falls Road
Dark room equipment, new and used cameras, digital equipment, film, books, magazines. Outsourced processing. Student discount available.
Severn Graphics Photo
Hampden: 3531 Chestnut Avenue
Glen Burnie: 7590 Richie Highway
Full service photo lab offering both traditional and digital photo finishing. In-house portrait studio, digital printing, custom darkroom and prints on canvas or watercolor media.