Find your own creative inspiration. Meet Nebraska’s talented artists, view unique types of art, and create your own works of art.
Artists’ Cooperative Gallery
– Omaha, 405 South 11th St.
– Tues-Thurs 12-6pm; Fri-Sat 11am-10pm; Sun 12-6pm
Featuring the work of superior Nebraska artists, including paintings, pottery, sculpture, glass weavings, jewelry and photography. Be sure to explore the historic Old Market district.
Cedar Creek Pottery
– Beatrice, 27639 South 80th Rd.
– Mon-Sat 10am-5pm
Artist Ervin Dixon showcases his beautiful pottery creations in an old country church. His artful displays feature dried flowers and old wooden relics.
Main Street Studios & Gallery
– Elkhorn, 2610 North Main St.
– Tues-Thurs 10am-6pm; Fri-Sat 10am-7pm
Located in a historic building, this art gallery includes in-house artist studios, offering visitors the opportunity to talk with local artists and watch as they create their works of art.
Pender Quilt Tour
Get your stamp at: Main Street Thriftique
– Pender, 404 Main St.
– Tues-Thurs 10am-2pm; Sat 9am-1pm
See what a rural town has done to bring their community together. Receive a self-guided barn quilt tour map.
When closed, get your stamp at: Uptown Pix, 322 Main Street, Mon-Sat 9am-6pm; Sun 10am-2pm.
– Ashland, 1434 Silver St.
– Tues-Fri 8am-5pm; Sat 8am-2pm; also available by appt.
This boutique for paper, book, and lettering arts features a variety of beautiful letterpress cards, art prints and more. Passport travelers are invited to make a small book to keep.
Prairie Arts Center
– North Platte, 416 North Jeffers St.
– Tues-Sat 11am-4pm
Located in a refurbished Italian Renaissance building, this arts center provides opportunities for self-expression. Passport travelers are invited to create a 5-10 minute art project to keep.
– Springfield, 101 West Main St.
– Wed-Fri 10am-5pm; Sat 10am-4pm; Sun 12-3pm
This quaint shop features an ever changing eclectic mix of vintage and modern decor items, including painted furniture. Get fun ideas for “thinking outside the box.”
Studio K Art Gallery
– Grand Island, 112 West 3rd St.
– Tues-Sat 11am-6pm
Located in a historic building, this gallery features the work of Nebraska artists, including oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, jewelry, mosaics, sculpture, greeting cards and more.