Creative Living

Creative Living

Discover where Delmarva’s artists get inspiration and support, and where they sell their work. Visit the links on this page to find out more:

  • Arts Organizations – You and your children can learn to paint or one of many other art forms. Enjoy monthly exhibits and other arts activities.
     
  • Galleries & Arts Districts (EatDrinkBuyArt.com) – Enjoy monthly art strolls, galleries, museums, great food, and more.
     
  • Public Gardens – Looking for a place to paint? Try one of Delmarva’s beautiful public gardens.
     
  • Trails, Parks, & Wildlife Refuges – Delmarva is one of the premier birding destinations on the U.S. east coast. If you are looking for pristine untouched vistas to photograph and paint you will find abundant inspiration here.
     
  • Annual Visual Arts Events – Every year there are many events that draw visitors to the Delmarva Peninsula. Don’t miss these annual celebrations of the visual arts that you can only find here.
     
  • Art can be a wonderful part of our lives. I hope this book will inspire you to get involved in the arts where you live.
    • Support your local artists. Buy their work. They have so much to offer: beauty, joy, and insight.
    • Go to your town’s monthly art stroll. They are great fun.
    • Take an art class even if you think you have no talent at all. You will meet interesting people and learn something about yourself.
    • Give the gift of art to your children at home and by supporting it in your schools. They will be better for it and so will you.
    • Buy the book to learn the eight lessons for creative living that Delmarva artists practice.