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May the Force Be With You: Star Wars and the Power of Costume

November 11th, 2017

Today was an interesting day.  It started with this fellow in a robe coming up to me. He had the most intense gaze and this magical, calming voice. I remember that we spoke — he said something, but I can’t quite recall what it was.  The next thing I knew, he was gone and I found myself with an overwhelming compulsion to go and visit the Star Wars and the Power of the Costume Exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg. Anyone who has seen any of the Star Wars franchise knows about the remarkable costumes within:  Darth Vadar’s black ensemble emblazoned him as one... Read More

Faces of Tampa – Silas Beach, Artist

September 19th, 2017

Silas Beach, is one of the, if not the most formidable established artists in Florida. He has dominated Clearwater and Clearwater Beach with his art for over 30 years and has become famous for work that hangs in restaurants, homes & Galleries not just locally but nationally. His creative eye and reputation is as deep as the history of Clearwater. Silas is famous for the Bonefish Skeleton art work seen throughout central Florida but Clearwater is where his name is best known. This 60 plus old 6ft tall thin stature of a man is respected and loved throughout this community and I am proud... Read More