David Flori creates his wood pieces at Sacred Lands in St. Petersburg using only a chainsaw and drill. “I expect to be completely solar powered by the first of the year,” he said.
Some artists incorporated shells, driftwood and starfish in their designs, creating a beachy vibe. Others were more experiential.
Andrew Muckler, of Spirit Art 1111, whose carved art paintings focus on the spiritual, said, “Life just brings me ideas which I turn into art.”
Robbin Turpin, who paints local scenes from a variety of locations, said, “I want people to be able to take a taste of the area home with them when they leave.”