Photo by Beau Gustaffson

About Howard

Howard Connelly is a sculptor working in Maryland near Washington, DC and Baltimore. He began working in special effects and film in Los Angeles for five years before moving to the DC area and working in partnership with Propeller Studios. After 12 years in commercial art, Connelly opened his design/build studio and sculpture business in 2004.

He has a passion for kinetic and public art and is an expert in metal, wood and fiberglass fabrication and finishing. He works with architects, designers, restaurants, and museums and has served as Conservator for DCCAH, Resident Sculptor for HGTV's Curb Appeal and is a member of the Washington Sculptors Group.

The portfolio illustrates Howard's expertise and craftsmanship in the use of wood, metal, plastic, glass, welding, and carving. 

"A client and I usually talk about a specific area needing attention, my job is to look at all of the circumstances like: use, aesthetic, longevity, and budget, then I combine those elements to design creative and well crafted solutions."