The Birchwood featuring Rootman

Frederick “Rootman” Woods

Frederick Woods (Rootman) is a Florida native who grew up in the small North Florida town of Hampton. From an early age he loved to draw and taught himself by… Read More

The Birchwood

With its stylish accommodations, rooftop lounge boasting panoramic views of the waterfront, and a commitment to personalized service, The Birchwood promises a refined and memorable stay for travelers looking to immerse themselves in the dynamic art and culture scene of St. Petersburg…. Read More

Artsy Places to Visit in the Area

Sunken Gardens

By Lisa Bianchi

St. Pete’s oldest living museum is a botanical paradise in the midst of the bustling city. The 100-year-old Sunken Gardens is home to some of the oldest tropical plants in the region…. Read More

St. Petersburg Museum of History

By Lisa Bianchi

Read More

Sacred Lands Preservation and Education

By Lisa Bianchi

Read More

Preserve the ‘Burg

By Lisa Bianchi

Read More

Pinellas Pioneer Settlement

By Lisa Bianchi

Read More

Kerouac House

By Lisa Bianchi

Read More

In Arts Coast News

Afterthoughts – Resurrecting the Magnificence of Mahler in Season Finale

By Kurt Loft

By Kurt Loft. “You have to experience this kind of music live,’’ says Michael Francis, Music Director of the Florida Orchestra. “You have to be here, and to feel what a uniquely human art this is.”… Read More

Thanking Our Arts Teachers

By Sheila Cowley

Just one special teacher you connect with can make a huge difference. We asked artists to share the teachers who they want to thank, for helping them become the artists that they are today…. Read More

Jewelry That Tells a Life Story

By Margo Hammond

By Margo Hammond. Barbara Dunnavant hasn’t written her memoirs yet, but you can “read” the story of her life in the delightful pins she wears…. Read More

Bob Devin Jones’ Legacy at The Studio@620

By Jake-ann Jones

By Jake-ann Jones. The Studio@620’s founder and artistic director Bob Devin Jones has built a legacy of embracing a village of diverse artists, community members and organizations in downtown St. Pete…. Read More

At the 2024 Emerging Artists Exhibit

By Kaitlin Crockett

By Kaitlin Crockett. A week later and I’m still gushing about the Creative Pinellas Emerging Artist Exhibition. Seeing family, friends and our community enjoying the print installation and my work was very special to me. … Read More

Upcycled Fashion Shows in St. Pete

By Dalty Rey

By Dalty Rey. Millions of tons of clothing are tossed into landfills – but two St. Pete artists are giving new love and purpose to garments previously discarded…. Read More