Why do I give my art as GIFTS? Because I think that everybody could use a few more Pictures of Hope in their lives! This month’s giveaway is a July Calendar for your desktop that includes my most recent painting called “Endurance.” Here is is drying on the easel in my studio today while the […]
A new month means new possibilities. Which is actually the title of one of Marie Scott’s newest pieces from her “Marsh Memories” series. You can enjoy this painting for the next 30 days by downloading and using her September calendar as your computer wallpaper.
I do not like sand in my bed. I do like crisp clean sheets, multiple throw pillows, and a dust ruffle. All of these items must perfectly coordinate with both with the comforter, and (obviously) with each other. To make my world complete there should also be an afghan that offers not only a pop of color, but a […]
The Home Stretch. Definition: “The last part of a long or difficult activity.” We are starting to wrap up our final days at The Sunflower Gift Shop this week. It has been “a long and difficult activity” to say the least. But we wouldn’t trade the experience for anything. As this marathon season of experimenting with a retail […]
So many rich memories are wrapped up in this oil painting. I recently finished creating this scene from Bowens Island, South Carolina. I’m really pleased with how it turned out! There is nothing more rewarding to me than taking one of my mediocre photos and helping it come alive again as a piece of art. You can read about the inspiration […]
This painting is called “Breathe Out.“ It was created in the midst of some inner turmoil, as I was trying to figure out what to do with the rest of my life. (And even more importantly, figure out what to do with the next month or two of my life.) In this piece, which I created in […]
Happy October! Enjoy your new calendar. (And this brand new month/season.) Click here to subscribe to my mailing list to receive your new desktop calendar each month!
Here is a commissioned oil painting I just completed of a beach home on Pawleys Island, South Carolina. My main goal in this piece was to capture the feeling of waking up early on a sunny summer vacation morning. I hope my clients like it! Click here to see this painting on my website. Or […]
Happy September! Enjoy your new calendar. (And a brand new month.) Click here to subscribe to my mailing list to receive your new desktop calendar each month!
This sunny painting is one of three commissioned pieces I’m working on this month. They are each inspired by a trip we took to Pawleys Island, South Carolina in June. You can see more photos of the magical island by clicking here… To see this painting on my web site, click here. Below is a quick […]