putting all my chips on the table (and then some)

Today’s the big day. We’re heading to Charleston for the Piccolo Spoleto Festival which is the cross roads for my painting business. I’m praying that this show will give me some clear direction as to whether or not I keep pursuing my dream of becoming a famous painter, or whether (for this season of life) I’m […]

Only 6 more days (until 16 days in my tent)

This time next week I’ll be finishing up the first of sixteen days as an artist in the Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Art Exhibit. Only seven more days until I’ll be living right in the heart of what you’ve been seeing in all these new Charleston paintings I’ve been working on this spring. Only four more […]

Why I’m getting excited for Piccolo Spoleto…

Here’s the seventh oil painting from my new series of ten “snapshots” of Charleston, SC. I’ve created all these little memories of the city to sell at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival, where I’ll be set up at Marion Square from May 27th – June 11th, 2011. Since this is an outdoor art show, I’m praying […]

Things I love about my life…

TRADD ST. • 16 inches x 20 inches • ©2011 Marie Scott All these little paintings I’ve been creating showing snapshots of Charleston, SC are a series inspired by photos I took on my 40th birthday (which was 11/11/10 to be exact.) Looking back on that particular day, I remember being so thankful that our son was seven — […]

An oldie but a goodie…

A new calendar for a new month! This landscape, which is called “Indiana Sunrise,” is one of the very first pieces I ever painted back in 2002. I took the photo I used to inspire this painting during the month of May, so this month’s calendar image was chosen for all my friends and collectors […]