Columbia Art Center sets the stage and you create the art! Party coordinator, Kristin Miles, will help you plan your party. With collaborative efforts from our experienced party team and art instructors, we’ll make sure you leave with art projects that make you want to create more!


Columbia Art Center Parties for Youth and Teens Include:

Price is based on membership/resident status and includes up to 10 participants, unless otherwise noted. Additional participants are extra.

Package includes:

  • Party Invitations (available by request)
  • ¼ sheet Regular Cake (serves up to 20)
  • 10 slices of Cheese Pizza
  • 10 Juice Boxes
  • Party Paper Products (table cover, paper plates, napkins)
  • Structured Activities for 10 participants
  • Party Attendants
  • Set up/Breakdown Routine
  • Exclusive Studio Space included
  • 2 hours (90 mins of Activities, followed by 30 mins of Celebration)
  • Materials/supplies used for art project
  • Participants keep what they make

**Package covers 10 participants, each additional child is $10 extra. We will provide food/beverage for each additional child.

Available Party Times:

  • Friday: 5pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: 12pm or 2:30pm

Early reservations recommended. We book quickly. To schedule your party, call Kristin Miles at 410-715-3169 or email

Choose your favorite kind of FUN!

Visit the CA Parties page for details

  • Palettes & Paint Brushes (Ages 5-17)
  • Minecraft Madness (Ages 8-12)
  • Graffiti Artist for the Day (Ages 8-17)
  • Wear-A-Doodle Party (Ages 5-17)
  • Fairy Dust and Dragon Wings (Ages 5-13)
  • Paints, Paws, and Claws  (Ages 5-13)
  • Jewelry Party (Ages 6-17)

Creative Parties for Adults

Creative Parties for Adults Include:

  • Party invitations
  • Art instructor
  • All materials and supplies for the project(s)
  • Participants take home their creations
  • Two-hour party (private studio rental space)

Available Party Times and Pricing:

  • Friday: 6pm Saturday and Sunday: 12pm or 2pm
    • CA Member: $260
    • CA Resident: $290
    • Non-Member: $320
  • Saturday and Sunday evening times are available at an extra cost:
    • CA Member: $310
    • CA Resident: $340
    • Non-Member: $370

Early reservations are recommended. We book quickly. To schedule your party, call Kristin Miles, Birthday Party Coordinator  at 410-715-3169 or email

DIY parties

Ages 1-100

  • Athletic Club, Columbia Gym, Supreme Sports Club, Supreme Skate Arena, Columbia SportsPark, Ice Rink, Swim Center and Art Center
    This allows you the freedom and flexibility to create your celebration the way you want it! Bring your own food, beverages, cake and decorations! Parties include reserved tables for 2 hours and art cart for up to 20 participants. Non-participating guests are free. Each Additional child: $7.50Members: $180
    Columbia Card Holders: $200
    Non-Members: $215

Jewelry Party

  • Memory Wire Bracelets For ages 6-14 Your friends will rave about your new memory wire bracelet. Design an elegant or funky accessory using a simple beading techniques that combine a variety of decorative and/or seed beads. Decorate a small gift box for your new piece.”

Paint Your Own Party

  • Have you always wanted to paint like Picasso?  Or is Jackson Pollock more your style?  Pick one art style and learn how to paint like the masters!  Leave with a beautiful painting in hand!  Choose one of the following art movements:
    • Capturing Cubism
    • Abstract
    • Expressionism
    • Expressive