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The Many Façades of Florida at Fairgrounds St. Pete

By Amanda Sieradzki The Many Façades of Florida at Fairgrounds St. Pete . . .  I feel a bit off-kilter as I’m listening to the man in the pink vest… Read More

Arts In Podcast – Douglas Kornfeld

Arts In Podcast Douglas Kornfeld . . . Public artist Douglas Kornfeld tells the fascinating tale of how he created vibrant public artworks in New Orleans that became symbols of… Read More

Books that Sparked You as a Kid

The Books that Sparked You as a Kid . . . Some books stay with us, and which ones do is very personal. You may not know why you love… Read More


Pinellas Artists at Work

Judging Other People’s Writing

Judging Other People’s Writing By Yuly Restrepo . . . On a few occasions, I’ve had the opportunity to act as a judge for other people’s writing. One of them… Read More

Some of my work. . .

Some of my work. . . By David Manson . . . This is an energetic orchestral fanfare that I composed on a flight to San Francisco. The thematic material… Read More

On Writing and Failure

On Writing and Failure By Chelsea Catherine . . . I found out that a book I had been working on for two years was not going to be published…. Read More

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Visual

The Art of Juggling – Motherhood and Careers

It was the fall of 2017, my only child was 10 years old and I had no plans for more. I decided to make the plunge. I carefully outlined a… Read More

Arts In Podcast – Douglas Kornfeld

Arts In Podcast Douglas Kornfeld . . . Public artist Douglas Kornfeld tells the fascinating tale of how he created vibrant public artworks in New Orleans that became symbols of… Read More

Arts In Podcast – Kirk Ke Wang

Arts In Podcast Kirk Ke Wang . . . Abstract artist Kirk Ke Wang teaches at Eckerd College and his work is known internationally. His boldly abstract creations are colorful… Read More

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Performing

DEAFinitely Art and Music Fest in Safety Harbor this Weekend

By Laura Kepner DEAFinitely Art and Music Fest in Safety Harbor this Weekend . . . November 20 from 4-9 pm Safety Harbor Art and Music Center Details here …. Read More

Becoming Flo

By Cindy Stovall Becoming Flo . . . Author Deb Carson has had a rich and multi-faceted education and career in the arts – singer, musician, photographer – and most… Read More

Arts Annual Performers

Arts Annual Performers   This weekend is the Creative Pinellas Arts Annual fundraiser, celebrating working artists in Pinellas County with outdoor performances, food trucks, live painters – and a gallery… Read More

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Literary

Books that Sparked You as a Kid

The Books that Sparked You as a Kid . . . Some books stay with us, and which ones do is very personal. You may not know why you love… Read More

Becoming Flo

By Cindy Stovall Becoming Flo . . . Author Deb Carson has had a rich and multi-faceted education and career in the arts – singer, musician, photographer – and most… Read More

A Panel on Underrepresented Voices in Publishing

By Chelsea Catherine RISE A Panel on Underrepresented Voices in Publishing . . . There is nothing better than watching the people you care about sit in front of a… Read More

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Arts and Education

Healing Our Collective Heart Through the Arts

By Laura Kepner Healing Our Collective Heart Through the Arts . . . Karen Errico sits on her back patio facing Safety Harbor’s Alligator Lake. It’s a typical early fall… Read More

Free Online Health Insurance Workshop for Artists

By Carlene Cobb Know Your Health Insurance Options The St. Pete Arts Alliance Presents a Free Workshop for Artists . . . . . . What happens if you reach… Read More

Art for Eating’s Sake

By Margo Hammond Art for Eating’s Sake Dunedin Fine Art Center Details here   At the Dunedin Fine Art Center, some masterpieces are not on the walls. They are on… Read More

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