chartreuse art gallery

We are an artist-owned and operated art gallery located in downtown St Joseph, on the shore of Lake Michigan. We offer handmade art by more than 20 artists who call the St Joseph area home. Come check out our locally-made gifts and one-of-a-kind souvenirs. We have something new every day!

holiday gallery hours

Find us on FacebookSee our work on Instagram 11-8 mon - sat
11-6 sun

Christmas Eve 11-3:30
Christmas Day closed


"Bugs in My Tummy!" book signing by Marcia Allen - Sat. Dec 16, 1-3pm

Marcia Allen, a life-long resident of Berrien County raised her daughter, Lisa by answering her endless questions of "why." One day, Lisa asked why her tummy hurt & mom said, "you must have a bug." That was the beginning of many more questions and stories of what type of bugs and assurances that the bugs were friendly. Throughout her childhood the stories continued and the doctors were consulted to determine their colors and what the bugs were doing. When Lisa was about nine, she wrote a story about her bugs for an assignment in her "Young Author" class. Many years later, Lisa graduated from Western Michigan University and moved to Chicago. Her mom surprised her by making a little scrapbook of her bug story when she discovered it among her grade school papers. Lisa began going to some of the Chicago elementary schools and sharing her bug story with students and that is when we decided to print "Bugs in My Tummy" to share with other children. We hope you enjoy!

11 years of local art

Chartreuse celebrated its 11 year anniversary of bringing local art to the community in November. Thank you for your support throughout the years!

call for artists

We are currently accepting applications for membership. Apply now and start selling your art during our peak summer season! Please see our application procedure.

Call for artists

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