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Gorgeous family-run farm in the Montgomery County Agricultural Reserve that will play host to Compass Atelier and Painters Compass events.
An outstanding company that seeks to redefine what a banking institution can be through their community-based approach to their space. Their City Center branch features a coffee bar, Wifi lounge, and gallery space that will feature MAP students and alum work in monthly exhibitions indefinitely.
Charitable organization that shares many of the same ideals as Compass Atelier. Membership in Painters Compass also includes discounts to Compass Atelier classes and workshops.
Over 140 artist studios, monthly gallery exhibitions, and the home of The Compass Atelier. Don’t miss EVERY First Friday of the month a free party with new art, open studios, wine, and food.
Art supplies at great prices with even better customer service. Their Rockville store also features “Compass Atelier Approved Product” banners to help students identify regular supplies used in Compass Atelier classes.
The best in our area for photographing artwork for web and print. Debra really goes above and beyond. Also excellent for high-quality giclee printing.
The preferred brand of oil paint and mediums for The Compass Atelier. Gamblin is an American company that prides themselves on giving artists the best materials.
The preferred brand of bushes for The Compass Atelier. This manufacturer only sells direct (from the UK) so their highest quality brushes stay at an incredibly affordable cost. You can also call or email to order the ‘Compass Atelier Starter Set’ and/or ‘Compass Atelier Blending Set.’
Located just a half-mile from The Compass Atelier, this mixed use shopping district features live music, diverse food and entertainment, and regular outdoor festivals. The Compass Atelier has run plein air workshops there and been invited to participate in festivals.