Tall Ships of San Francisco
Maritime History and Model Ships by Steve Priske ~ Shipwright - Historian

Mr. Steve Priske is a model shipwright and maritime historian of some renown. Many of his tall ship models are on display in maritime museums, international restaurants and corporate-private collections. Some of Mr. Priske‘s works have appeared in major motion pictures, such as the Academy Award winning film, The Body Guard with Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston and HOOK with Dustin Hoffman and Robin Williams. Mr. Priske has authored many articles on tall ships appearing in Scale Ship Modeler and Traditional Boats and Tall Ships magazines. Steve can also be seen on select History Channel and Oregon PBS television programs. To view Mr. Priske’s online portfolio of ship models and published articles see the link below. Tall Ship Portfolio Model Shipwright Steve Priske


Model Shipwright Steve Priske laying decking for the Clipper Comet c.1851


Clipper Ship Western Shore c.1874

Western Shore Model Ship c.1874

Model Ship Puako c.1902


Sugar Ship Puako c.1902


Clipper Comet c.1851


Barkentine Tropic Bird c.1882


Barkentine Chehalis c.1881


Schooner Alumna & Shipwreck c.1901-2005

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