Scottercolors is a collection of watercolor paintings that I have done over the last decade, off and on, and  they represent my fascination with boats and a willingness to try different styles. Take a look around. Be sure to like or share anything that tickles your fancy.

Many of my original works are available for sale, and prints of others are also available. I do accept commissions, although with some caveats. Details of all of these offerings can be found in my shop.  

Lise Contini Workshop and Gallery - Watercolor on Paper

Watercolor Paintings

Browse my recent watercolor paintings which represent many subjects, styles, and techniques. Some are available for sale in both original and art print. If you don’t see what you are looking for, consider commissioning your own work.

You may even enjoy some simple


Once in a while I will document a painting from concept to completion, because of its interest. If you are a new painter, there may be something here that will help you.

Other musings, activities, and goings on.

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Barn on Barn

“Barn on Barn” 15 3/4″ x 13 5/8″ Watercolor on (barn) Wood This piece was an experiment using Daniel Smith watercolor ground and traditional watercolors on a wood panel from Hobby Lobby. The wood isn’t

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Marco's- Watercolor Line and Wash


When traveling through the desert recently we ran through Westmoreland, CA, population 2,200. Snapped a photo of Marco’s, the only taco stand, and only restaurant in town. Not sure what caught my eye at the

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Mange Ici (Sketchbook)

Mange Ici – From My Sketchbook

I was looking at some demo/tutorials from John Lovette (the artist, not the actor) on his website. There was a demo of this painting done in a different style than my own, but it did

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