2nd Saturday ArtWalk

St Petersburg's ArtWalk takes place the 2nd Saturday of each month from 5:00pm - 9:00pm. The free ArtWalk trolley starts at Craftsman House at 5pm and makes loops all evening. See show openings, live demos, meet-the-artist events, etc

James Keeleghan in concert

Friday, January 10th --- 6:30pm at Craftsman House.
$20 donation to artist


Canada's finest singer-songwriter makes his debut in the intimate Craftsman House listening room.
One of the great storytellers of our time
For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

Jaimee Harris in concert

Sunday, January 12th --- 5:00pm at Craftsman House.
$18 donation to artist


The next Queen of Americana-Folk.
An edgier Emmylou Harris.
For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

Eliza Gilkyson in concert

Wednesday, January 22nd --- Two Shows: 6:30pm & 8:30pm at Craftsman House.
$25 donation to artist


The Grammy-nominated artist returns to Craftsman House with a new album offering the best music of her career.
" singer-songwriter and activist who is one of the most respected musicians in folk, roots and Americana circles"
For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

Kenny White in concert

Friday, January 31st --- 7:00pm at Craftsman House.
$18 donation to artist


After accompanying Cheryl Wheeler in previous shows, Kenny White brings his clever lyrics and fine keyboard playing to the intimate Craftsman House listening room for a solo show. Kenny recently finished a tour with Stephan Stills and Judy Collins.
Kenny White has earned a place among my favorite singer/songwriters … and particularly, lyricists. As we say in the trade ‘he goes deep.’ A true wordsmith AND musician who reveals a fine sense of humor, as well.
-- David Crosby For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

David Jacobs-Strain w Bob Beach in concert

Friday, February 7th --- 7:00pm at Craftsman House.
$18 donation to artist


“He is just one of these guys who is in his own class. A great singer and guitar player.” -- Jorma Kaukonen (Jefferson Airplane & Hot Tuna)
For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

Tracy Grammer w Jim Henry in concert

Saturday, February 15th --- 7:00pm at Craftsman House.
$20 donation to artist


One of the finest musicians anywhere in folkdom. Tracy will be accompanied by Jim Henry.
A Brilliant artist
-- Joan Baez For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

RAISE THE ROOF FUNraising concert

Wednesday, February 18th --- 6:00pm-10:00pm at St Pete Side Lot.
$5 minimum donation

Lineup in order of appearance: Gracie Grieshop (Sunset Bridge Band), Matt Weiss (Boxcar Hollow & Antelope), Sanderling (Reina Collins, Kristen Holloway & Bart Hanchey), Natty Moss Bond & Steve Peake, Rebekah Pulley and Rob Pastore, Steve Connolley, Emily Turnidge, Rich Whiteley & Fil Pate, The Petty Experience, ** Visuals by Shura McComb ** For info call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787


Saturday, February 22nd --- 10am - 5pm.
A community celebration of all things local in Williams Park. Both Craftsman House Gallery and Truffula Eco Boutique will be at this exciting event. We will have new work available from our special kiln firing. Local retailers, local art, local craft beer, local music, local locals!

Eric Grey Book Reading - Bases to Bleachers

Thursday, March 12th --- 6:00pm at St Petersburg Museum of History -- 335 2nd Avenue NE.
$5 donation


A Collection of Personal Baseball Stories from the Stands and Beyond
You don't have to be a baseball fan to be touched by these many intimate, personal stories that were somehow associated with baseball. It is a beautiful read.

Chuck Brodsky in concert

Friday, March 13th at 6:30pm
, $25 donation to artist


Our good friend Chuck Brodsky returns for his 15th annual spring training show! For tickets call (727) 323-2787.

12th Annual Pi Day -- 3.14

Saturday, March 14th (3.14)
All day long
Come in for some homemade pi. Mathematicians celebrate pi as the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Here we celebrate with our famous strawberry rhubarb, along with other varieties. Eat it here a la mode, or take some home to your abode. Free slice of pie with minimum gallery purchase of $15.

Artist Enclave Studio Tour

Movies in the Park Announcement Party

--- 5:30pm at The Ale and The Witch.


The movies and bands for Preserve the Burg's Movies in the Park will be announced. The movies will be held on the waterfront in North Straub Park each Thursday in May.

St Pete Earth Day

April 4th in Williams Park
Visit the Truffula Eco-Boutique booth. Plenty of vendors, speakers, music, ...

Green Thumb Festival

Saturday, April 25th and Sunday, April 26th -- 9:00am-4:00pm. Stop by the Craftsman House booth and Truffula Eco Boutique booth for a unique selection of handmade garden art and environmentally sustainable items.

Movies in the Park

Each Thursday in May & October, Preserve The Burg presents Movies in the Park in North Straub Park on St. Petersburg's downtown waterfront. FREE

15th Annual Invitational Teapot Show

Opening Reception: Saturday May 9th, 5:00pm-9:00pm (during ArtWalk)
Show runs through June 27th --- Free
Top ceramic artists from across the US. have been invited to participate. This year's show features a wide variety of functional teapots. Teapots will be on display & available for purchase.

Mother's Day Brunch

Sunday, May 12th
Enjoy a delicious brunch with mom. Your choice of special menu items available. Afterwards, enjoy the gallery and view the 12th Annual Invitational Teapot Show. Reservations suggested.

Fair Trade Celebration

Saturday, May 9th
5:00pm - 8:30pm, Free

Start off your Gallery Walk by celebrating World Fair Trade Day with us. Join us for a free cup of organic, fair trade coffee. Enjoy discounts on one pound bags of Craftsman House organic, fair trade coffee. Fair Trade pays a fair price to family farmers & contributes to environmentally friendly farming practices.

St Pete Pier Grand Opening

Saturday, May 30th at 10:00am

Sunshine City Arts Grand Opening

Saturday, May 30th at 10:00am

14th Annual Clay Pride Show

Opening Reception June 13th, runs through July 3rd

Featuring a collection of colorful ceramics (and glass) by clay artists who are openly embracing the clay lifestyle.

Loving Day Celebration

Saturday, June 11th --- Free

Loving Day celebrates the landmark 1967 Supreme Court case that legalized interracial marriage in the United States. Loving Day's mission is to fight racial prejudice through education & to build a multicultural community. Loving Day specials in the cafe.

Pride's Grand Central Street Festival

Sunday, June 28th at 11am
Craftsman House, Truffula Eco Boutique and The Collectors Exchange will have cold drinks, hot music, live painting, pottery demos, at the St. Pete Pride Festival.

Independents Week

July 1st-July 7th

Craftsman House & Keep St. Pete Local join others across the country in celebrating the annual Independents Week. Support your local, independent retailers who help preserve the uniqueness of our community.

Once-A-Year Studio Sale

Saturday, July 11th - Saturday, August 8th

A once a year event where the potters of Craftsman House sell their seconds at amazing prices. These pots could have slight imperfections that clay connoisseurs enjoy. Work is stored in the studio all year in anticipation of this sale.

Worldwide "Play Music on the Porch Day"

Saturday, August 29th --- 10am-6pm

Musicians, stop by the Craftsman House porch to play. Plug in or play acoustic. Music lovers stop by for a listen.

American Craft Week

October 2nd - October 11th

Craftsman House Celebrates American Craft Week, recognizing the countless ways handmade objects enrich our daily lives and contribute to our national aesthetic and economy. Proud to be in St Petersburg, voted "The #1 Craft Lovers Town in the US".

Movies in the Park

Each Thursday in May & October, Preserve The Burg presents Movies in the Park in North Straub Park on St. Petersburg's downtown waterfront. Music at 6pm. Movie follows.

John Gorka in concert

Sunday, October 25th --- 5:00pm at Craftsman House.
$30 donation to artist


John Gorka's much anticipated return to Craftsman House! For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

Seth Glier in concert

Thursday, November 5th --- 7:00pm at Craftsman House.
$25 donation to artist


Grammy-nominee Seth Glier returns accompanied by Kelly Halloran on fiddle.
This young blood wields an old-soul air…Discover a new generation of great with Seth Glier
-- Huffington Post For tickets call Craftsman House at (727) 323-2787

Historic Kenwood's BungalowFest

Historic Kenwood's 22nd Annual BungalowFest
Home Tour Saturday, November 7th

Purchase your tickets at Craftsman House.

Cliff Eberhardt w/Louise Mosrie in concert

Friday, November 13th --- 7:00pm at Craftsman House.
$25 donation to artist


Cliff returns! A driving force of the Greenwich Village new folk movement of the late 80s & early 90s,and and his music is as strong as ever.
"Eberhardt is better than ever, Steve McQueening his way into your heart at about ninety-eight miles an hour, kicking ass with fresh insight and new ways to lament old yearnings.”
-- Philly Rock Guide. Special guest Louise Mosrie joins Cliff!

Cliff Eberhardt Songwriting Workshop

Sunday, November 15th--- 11:00am-2:00pm
$40 to artist


Now, you can put Cliff’s songwriting experience and knowledge to work in your own writing.

Clay Games XVI

--- high noon --- Free
Potters from around the world gather to compete in a decathlon of fun clay events to determine who will be the "Clay Champion of the World!"

16th Annual Pot Roast - charity pottery raffle

Saturday, at 4pm
4:00pm --- Free a>

Pot Roast won the Niche Award for the "Best Charitable Event in the US". Our biggest event of the year! Potters donate work which we load into the large kiln. Once the kiln is fired, we unload the work and raffle off dozens of pots. Proceeds are donated to charity.
Buy a bowl and fill it up with complimentary pot roast or veggie stew.
Buy a tumbler & fill it up with complimentary iced tea or beer.

Shift Your Shopping to Local

November 1st - December 31st We’re building a tradition that strengthens local economies, expands employment, nurtures a sense of community, and provides a more relaxed, fun, and rewarding shopping experience. As customers, we collectively spend a large portion of our annual shopping budget between Nov. 1 and Dec. 31. Thank you for joining us in shifting those dollars to locally owned, independent businesses. Not just on Small Business Saturday - but every day!

Craftsman House 18th Annual Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, December 12th --- Free
Celebrate our 18-year anniversary all day with us. In conjunction with the Holiday ArtWalk, 5:00pm-9:00pm