A Flying Dahlia is born…

“Flying Dahlia” is a commissioned oil painting. It was inspired by a smaller painting called “Dahlia (from my garden)”, which was found in my 2012 wall calendar. My client LOVED that painting so much, but needed a larger size to fill her wall. We looked at several other dahlia photos for her large painting, but […]

Reflections on my Cinderella weekend

This past weekend, Tim and I participated in a juried art festival called “Art on Main” held in downtown Hendersonville, NC. My painting “Sunflower Field” was the image that was chosen to promote the show this year. It was on everything — signs,  posters, bags… all of which I was asked to autograph throughout both […]

Wallpaper your desktop with a Sunflower Calendar

Don’t you just love turning the page on your calendar? I love the anticipation of “what comes next”  — both visually and with life. I hope you enjoy this month’s desktop calendar “Sunflower Flame” as much as I enjoyed painting it!  It can be viewed at http://www.mariescottstudios.com which contains my entire gallery of paintings, along with the […]