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.  

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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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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Boat Sketch

Sketchbook Boat Study

This was just a quick sketch done this morning in my Moleskin #90 watercolor sketchbook. It was done using Winsor and Newton artist paints, Sakura Koi water brushes, and Micron pens.  This may turn into

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