Memories of marshmallows & marshes to mellow your upcoming month.

Marsh Mellow Day in progress w:plates

Have you ever thought about what it means to “mellow out?” My newest painting called “Marsh Mellow Day” is a view that helps me to slow down and take a deep breath.

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!

A new calendar for a new month

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!

A whole new view for August (But where is this place??)

Can you guess the location of this painting? It was inspired by a photo I took one beautiful summer day while on vacation. The path led to an amazing view of a sparkling body of water. Regardless of whether you recognize, or have been to’ the location of this painting– it’s now yours to use […]

An ocean view for the month of July!

Summer is beach season here in South Carolina… Even if you aren’t planning a beach vacation this summer, I thought you might enjoy this view for the next 31 days. This oil painting is inspired by a photo I took of the Atlantic Ocean while on the beach in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. I […]

Sunrise over the Cooper River Bridge

COOPER RIVER BRIDGE • 16 inches x 12 inches • ©2011 Marie Scott “Gilligan’s” is painting number ten in a series of ten pieces I created to remember my a trip to Charleston, SC. This painting was inspired by a photo I took on our last morning in the city. We got up before dawn so […]

What I love about Charleston…

Here’s the third painting in my series of streetscapes from Charleston, SC. Click here to read the inspiration behind this painting. Click here to watch a short clip showing the painting from start to finish.

The making of “Broad Street Barber Shop”

Here’s a 1:15 minute clip that shows one of my recent oil paintings from start to finish. I’ll be taking all these new street scenes with me to the Piccolo Spoletto Outdoor Art Exhibit, May 27-June 11th in Charleston, SC.

my first pink painting

How Pink! How Fun! How Charleston!* Here’s painting #2 in my series called “Turning 40 in Charleston.” I’m working on this series of small streetscapes of that lovely city to take with me to the 2011 Piccolo Spoletto Outdoor Art Festival. I think this painting is my new favorite. I’ve never created any painting with […]

“sabbath rest” (done!)

Here’s the second painting in my pair of large square marsh paintings. The photo that inspired this painting was one I took during the Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival in 2009. Have you ever visited the Low Country of South Carolina? I find it to be quite breath-taking. Why the title? About the time I […]