A calendar for you! Art for July 2017.

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 Captured Childhood Memory

I created this oil painting for my client so he and his family could have a visual reminder of all their great summer memories from time spent together at the lake in Great-Grandmother Margrethe’s house. This charming lake home is located on “Lake Margrethe” in Northern Michigan. They are attending an enormous family reunion at Lake […]

A new calendar for October…

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!

40 years of marriage deserves a Big Vacation

Merry Christmas, Happy Anniversary, and Happy Birthday! As of today, my parents have been married for about 41.75 years. In the spring of 2010 they took a Mediterranean cruise to celebrate both their 40th Anniversary and 60th Birthdays. This painting is a Christmas gift for my dad. I painted it from one of the many beautiful […]

A sunny morning on Pawleys Island

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 […]

Location #82 + the Meaning behind my Paintings

142 artists opened up their studios on November 6 & 7, as part of the 2010 Greenville OPEN STUDIOS Tour. All weekend long I heard people say “I wish we had time to see  ALL the studios!” So for those of you who didn’t get a chance to stop by location #82… MARIE SCOTT STUDIOS …here’s a virtual […]

turning napkins into throw pillows

It was Sunday, July 4th and we had nothing to do but REST that afternoon, as we were still “on vacation” after returning home from our Hilton Head get-away. I tried to take a nap, but all I could do was think about how much I wanted to make new throw pillows for my couch. […]

Done! “beach”

“Beach” if the final piece in my series of four oil paintings called “VACATION!” I’m planning to have this painting with me at the Midtown Festival of the Arts in Atlanta on September 25th and 26th. If you go to the in the  Snapshot section of my website, you’ll find the story of what inspired this painting called […]

Done! “buoys”

No matter how often I type the word “buoys” it still seems like it’s spelled incorrectly. Isn’t it funny how some words will do that the more you look at them? “Buoys” if the third of four oil paintings from my “Vacation” series. It’s one of my FAVORITE paintings that I’ve created in 2010. If […]