What's Happening at Art Lovers Place

Applications being accepted for Resident Artists $150/mo Limited time offer


Are you a Fine Artist (Acrylic + Watercolor) who is also a Senior, Disabled or a Veteran? Space is available for 6 more Resident Artists. Agreement is for one year, payable at $150 monthly.

(This is a juried process.

Call for more information).

Benefits include:

  • Designated Work Space
  • Wall Space to Hang Your Work
  • Use of Kitchen/Break Room
  • Use of Work Room for Framing, Matting, etc.
  • Low Commission on Sales of Your Paintings
  • One Person Show for 1 month of Your Work
  • Plenty of Green Space for Plein Air Painting
  • Discounted Entry Fee in Member Shows
  • Download Application below

Upcoming Events


  • 4/6/19 1-3 Paint & Take event. $35 per person. All supplies included. 
  • 2/9/2019 Free Acrylic Demo! By Kevin Tobin with Golden Acrylic Company. 9:30 am. RSVP by 2/6/19 with name, address, phone & email... paint@artloversplace.org or call 727-518-1300
  • 2/28/19 Pulmonary Hypertension Paint & Take noon-3
  • 10/28/18 2:30 You're Invited! Fall Fundraising Event Refreshments. Parklane Jewelry... 30% of all sales donated to Art Lovers Place 1300 Clearwater Largo Rd 727-518-1300
  • 10/11/18 Pulmonary Hypertension Paint & Take 
  • 8/23/18 Pulmonary Hypertension Paint & Take Support Group Meeting PH Patients, Caregivers & PH Medical personnel only.
  • 8/30/18 Paint and Take Open to the Public. 1-4 BYOB $35
  • 9/15/18  Paint and Take Open to the Public. 1-4 BYOB $35 ($40 FL Barter dollars)
  • Belleair Bluffs Business Association After Hours & Ribbon cutting. Thursday, June 14, 2018 5:30-6:30
  • 2nd Pulmonary Hypertension Paint and Take 6-21-18 Noon-3
  • 6-30-18: Wide Awake Soul Journey 1-4
  • 4-25-18 Paint and Take Workshop for Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension 12-3
  • Drop In and Paint during regular Open Hours: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 11-3 and Fridays 1-5. Bring your own supplies. $10 
  • Paint and Take Workshop for General Public TBD
  • Central Pinellas Chamber Ribbon Cutting May 3, 2018  4-6
  •  Grand Opening , May 6 3pm-7pm

Open Studio Painting


For $10 a session, artists can bring their supplies to the Studio and paint for up to 4 hours. Open Studio hours are:

  • Tuesdays:       11 am to 3pm
  • Wednesdays   11 am to 3 pm
  • Fridays           1 pm to 5 pm
  • Other times available by appointment on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. 727-215-3636 
  • Supporting members pay only $5 per session (after their 2 free monthly visits)

Supporting Membership


Annual memberships are available now at an introductory rate of $25. (Hurry! Price increasing to $50 for new members 1/1/19).

Benefits Include:

  • Discounts on Artwork, Classes, Workshops, Show Entry Fees
  • 2 Free Drop in & Paint Days/month
  • Discounted Commission on Sales
  • Member-Only Quarterly Newsletter
  • Notices of upcoming events
  • Laminated Membership Card
  • Participation in Member Shows
  • Hang 1 Painting on Member Wall
  • Satisfaction of Supporting this great Cause 

Supporting Member Wall


Our Supporting Member Wall showcases paintings from Supporting Members. 

These are original paintings.

 We currently feature work  by Carol Crumrine (oil), Kerry Waltz (watercolor), Larry Hillman (acrylic), Pat Morrison (oil) and Joanna Hammond (watercolor).

Take a Break


Need to take a little break from your painting? Or Want to read out of the many Art Books onsite? Enjoy this comfortable spot tucked away in its own little nook.

Resident Artist Application

Resident Artist Application (pdf)


Download the Form for Supporting Member

Supporting Member's Form (pdf)


Past Events

April 25, 2018 Pulmonary Hypertension Patients Paint and Take


Our first Event was Great!

Paint and Take Workshop for Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension Noon - 3 Partnering with Helena Demacopoulos of Pinot's Palette 

Thursday, May 3, 2018 Chamber Ribbon Cutting 4-6 (Ribbon Cutting 5pm)


Join us as we celebrate our Opening. Fine Art Show by some mighty Fine Artists! 

Refreshments, Painting Demo's, Mini Paint and Take  Workshop. View the Gallery for the opportunity to purchase some amazing Artwork. Original Watercolors and Acrylics as well as Giclee reproductions. 

Sunday, May 6, 2018. . . . . . 3pm - 7pm. Grand Opening Celebration


Join us as we present Art Lovers Place, Inc. to the General Public. 

Refreshments, Live Painting Demos, Mini Paint/Take workshop, Fine Art Show featuring the work of Jim Melton, Resident Watercolor Artist, Rand Marsters, Resident Acrylic Artist, Marian Krause, Oil Artist, Mickey Krause, Founder/Resident Artist Watercolorist and the late Alexander Palasz, Watercolor Artist.

Donation from Nature's Food Patch


Check presentation ceremony at Nature's Food Patch, 3-5-2018


Every month Nature's Food Patch donates to a local Charitable organization. February, 2018, Art Lovers Place, Inc. was the recipient!


Non-Smoking Property


Art Lovers Place, Inc. is a FL Non Profit corporation and a 501c3 Tax Exempt organization.

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