A Flying Dahlia is born…

Export to PDF | Export to DOC“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 […]

And the winner is… (results of my print give-away contest!)

Export to PDF | Export to DOC317 petals later… my painting of downtown Greenville, SC was finally completed. Thanks to ALL of you who guessed the time it would take to paint the flowers in this bouquet. Of the 60+ guesses I received, one person came within 30 minutes of guessing the correct amount of […]

Dahlia #3 (from my garden!)

Export to PDF | Export to DOCOn this first day of winter, it’s still summer in my studio… I am very thankful to be enjoying views of some of the flowers that were growing in my garden this past fall. Paintings are especially good at capturing a special memory. Oh, how I love summer. As […]

Dahlia #2 (from my garden!)

Export to PDF | Export to DOC DAHLIA #2 (FROM MY GARDEN!) • 12 inches x 12 inches • ©2011 Marie Scott I LOVE DAHLIAS! I planted some dahlia bulbs last winter in a plastic container and started them in my house. (I think that was actually a waste of time, but I’m not really sure.) […]

The month I’ve been waiting for since 2003

Export to PDF | Export to DOC November 2011 That means it’s the eleventh month of the eleventh year. I will relish writing these dates all month. I wish I were still a kid in school so I had more date-writing opportunities. Only TEN MORE DAYS until the most perfect date of the CENTURY. Click […]

“These are a few of my favorite things!”

Export to PDF | Export to DOCThis dahlia was blooming in my yard. And one glorious autumn day I had the foresight to pick one and take some photos of it standing in front of the perfect sky. Now it’s a painting! That is most definitely one of my favorite things. Just a few of […]

What can a little bird house do to help the homeless?

Export to PDF | Export to DOCQ.) What can a little bird house do to help the homeless? A.) It can raise funds at the Homes of Hope Dinner & Auction on Friday, April 29, 2011! If you want to  attend the dinner and support this worthy organization, just click here for ticket information. I hope to […]

Stretching some Giclee prints

Photos of how I stretch canvas Giclee prints onto wooden stretcher bars.