Salt Creek Arts is the working studio for two St. Petersburg, Florida’s artist.
Nick Reale is a St. Petersburg wood artist who takes the living form of wood and turns it into beautiful, functional art. Each piece of wood used is both unique and local. All his material is sourced from local fallen trees or reclaimed “historic” woods from our community. Nick is a Florida CraftArt Gallery Artist, and his work has been sought after by fine art collectors across the world.
SHELLY STECK REALE
Shelly Steck Reale is a St. Petersburg ceramist and a 2021 Florida CraftArt Emerging Artist recipient. Her belief is that creating, exhibiting, and experiencing art wields a unique power to examine and question our cultural, political, gender, and societal norms. Sharing these ideas fuels her process in the hopes that viewing works of art can lead one to examine the world around them in different and unique ways.