Scott, a resident of Ormond Beach, Florida, is an avid plein air painter who paints only in acrylics. Upon obtaining his art degree in Philadelphia, Scott was recruited by Hallmark Cards. He later worked for some 35 years as a graphic artist for various newspapers, where his painting skills were often utilized in illustrating the Florida outdoors.
Scott's work has been recognized throughout the United States. He was selected for the Paint America National Gallery Tour; and was recently an over-all winner for the Plein Air Magazine Salon Contest. Scott has won many awards for his paintings in art festivals throughout the state.
Galleries: Creek Gallery and Studio, Port Orange / Ocean Gallery, Flagler Beach / Paddiwack Gallery, Gainesville / Thornbrook Gallery, Gainesville
Exhibits: "Coast to Coast", Art League of Daytona Beach / Art League of Daytona Beach Members Showcase / The Casements, Ormond Beach / "Six Artists, Six Prairies", Alachua Conservation Trust Inc / Museum of Arts and Sciences, Daytona Beach / "Nature and Wildlife", Saint Augustine
Events: Paint America National Gallery Tour / Six Artists, Six Prairies / Canaveral Seashore Plein Air Paintout, New Smyrna Beach / Wekiva Springs Paintout, Wekiva Springs / "A Brush with Nature", Jacksonville / Lighthouse Plein Air Festival, Tequesta / Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, Apalachicola / Tarpon Springs Paintout, Tarpon Springs / Evinston Plein Air Paintout / Seaside Plein Air Paintout, Seaside / Islamorada Paintout, Islamorada / EPCOT Spring Garden Festival, Orlando / Fall Festival of the Arts, Deland / Art in the Park, Ormond Beach / Halifax Art Festival, Daytona Beach / Images Art Festival, New Smyrna Beach / Winter Park Autumn Art Festival, Winter Park / Mainsail Fine Arts Festival, Saint Petersburg / Art Festival, Saint Augustine / Island Art Shrimp Festival, Fernandina Beach / Arts Festival, Mount Dora / Fine Arts Festival, Ocala / Art Fest, Port Orange / Art Festival, Ponce Inlet / "Out of the Blue and into the Cool" Festival of Art, Clearwater / Florida Wildlife Expo, Sarasota
Awards: Plein Air Magazine Salon Contest Winner-June-July / Halifax Art Show Museum of Arts and Sciences-Purchase Award / Port Orange Art Festival-Award of Merit / Deland Fall Festival of the Arts-Patrons Choice Award / Canaveral Seashore Plein Air Paintout-Patrons Award / Saint Augustine Art Festival-1st Place Entire Body of Work / Halifax Art Festival-Museum Purchase Award / Halifax Art Festival-Patrons Awards / Ponce Inlet Art Festival-2nd Place Acrylic Painting / Ponce Inlet Art Festival- 3rd Place Acrylic Painting / Art League of Daytona Beach-"Coast to Coast: The American Landscape" 1st place / Ormond Beach Art in the Park-Best of Show / Winter Park Autumn Festival-Honorable Mention (twice) / Halifax Art Festival-Trustees Museum Purchase Award / Art League of Daytona Beach-Award of Distinction / Art League of Daytona Beach-Honorable Mention / Art League of Daytona Beach-Achievement Award / Halifax Art Festival-Award of Honor / Art League of Daytona Beach-Membership Showcase-Award of Honor / Port Orange Artfest-Award of Merit / Art League of Daytona Beach-1st Place / Ormond Memorial Art Museum Award / Art League of Daytona Beach-Award of Recognition / Winter Park Autumn Art Festival-Award for Acrylic Painting
Associations: Plein Air Florida / Art League of Daytona Beach / Creative Artists Network