Tamara  Scantland    

SKILLS

 

Design, Painting, Drawing, Decorative Painting, Photography,  Illustration, Merchandising,

Picture Framing, Computer,

 People Skills, Floral Design, Landscaping Design

  

      Experience      

                                 

PORTRAITS   Watercolor, Pen & Ink, Graphite:  Commissions, 1983 – present

People, Pets, Houses and other architectural structures

PAINTING      Watercolor, Acrylic    Commissions, 1983 – present

ILLUSTRATION, 1983– present

DECORATIVE PAINTNG/BACKDROPS /MURALS  in Homes, Children’s rooms, Furniture, libraries, hospitals, public buildings

ILLUSTRATIONS- picture  book author Julie Whittenburg 2020

ILLUSTRATION BOOK COVER for author Grace Click’s book “A Father for the Triplets” 2018

          “THE EVERLASTING SNOWMAN” –  picture book, Sunflower Pub, Statesville, North Carolina, 1996

PICTURE FRAMING,    Picture Perfect Framing, Deck the Walls 1983-1989

STAINED GLASS Artist, painting & design 1986-1987 Louisville Stained Glass Co.

BOUTIQUE SALES/ARTISTIC DESIGN-Sapphire on Spring Jeffersonville, IN April 2019-present

BOUTIQUE SALES/ARTISTIC DESIGN-Poshhome October  2018-August 2020

BOUTIQUE SALES/ARTISTIC DESIGN   -Dandelion Boutique- February 2017- September 2018

                                                  BOUTIQUE SALES ASSISTANT/ARTISTIC DESIGN -Tou-che’ Boutique Part time as needed 2013-2016

NANZ AND KRAFT FLORIST  - Holiday help Valentine’s and Mothers Day weeks 2015

PET/HOUSE SITTING    2012-present

 
Education

Associate in Applied Science - Commercial Art Technology, Indiana Vocational College, 1983

Mary Whyte Watercolor Workshop, Louisville, Kentucky- September 2004 

Recent Personal Shows, Honors, and Activities  

   Norton Commons Art Show, Prospect, KY 2015, 16, 17, 18,19, & 21

Louisville Artisans Guild Holiday Showcase 2014, 15 ,16,17,18,19  

Big Four Art Festival 2018, 2019

Art in Speed Park, Sellersburg, IN  2017,18, 19, & 21

Temptations Holiday Show at The Olmstead, Louisville, KY  2017 & 18

St. James Court Art Show, Louisville, KY, 2011, 14, 15, 16 ,17

Cherokee Triangle Art Show  Louisville, KY 2013, 14, 16,17

Art on the Parrish Green, New Albany, IN Juried Art Show 2015, 16, 17   

Huber Winery Stella Di Luce Art Show 2018

Spring Show at Mellwood Art Center, Louisville, KY 2018

     Indiana Home Décor Show , Indianapolis, IN, 2014       

Rock Creek Horse Show, Louisville, KY 2014     

Talbot Street Art Fair, Indianapolis IN 2011, 13  

  Penrod Art Show, Indianapolis, IN 2011, 13, 14 

  Madison Chautauqua Art Festival Indiana September 2010, 11, 12,13      

“The Art of Watercolor” - Global Lead Art Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio, December 2007- February 2008

The Women’s Art Club of Cincinnati Annual Juried Art Show – 2004, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09

The Cincinnati Flower Show - Exhibiting Artist– April 2008

Hyde Park Art Show: Juried show, Cincinnati, Ohio 2003 & 2009

  “Face to Face:  A Look at Contemporary Portraits”–The Greater Cincinnati Foundation–2003
 

Honors

  

Norton Healthcare Cancer Institute 2018 Commissioned Painting "Comfort of Nature"

watercolor on canvas for third Floor Lobby 48x48 

2016 Bellarmine Designer’s Show House: Decorative Painting Large Hydrangea Pattern. 

Dalmatian Club of America: Commissioned Art for 2015 National Show    

  Hoosier Salon Carmel IN Gallery Three Women Artist Show May 2015

​   One Woman Portrait Show Leslie H. Spetz Gallery June 2012   

90th Annual Exhibition of the Hoosier Salon, Indianapolis, IN: Award of Distinction Still Life  2014   

  Reflections on a Louisville Landmark Historic Louisville Water Tower: 2D award “Tower at Night” 2010

Purchase for permanent collection of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation: 2006 “Pink Rose of Sharon”     

The Transparent Watercolor Society of America – Celebrate Watercolor – 2007, 2008 

  The Cincinnati (Ohio) Art Club Viewpoint National Exhibition - 2002, 03, 04, 06, 08 

Kentucky Watercolor Society Aqueous -2002, 04, 06, 08, 09, 10, 11, 17, 18, 19

Ohio Watercolor Society Watercolor – 2000, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13 
 
 

 
Memberships

Transparent Watercolor Society of America (Life Member),2002–present

Ohio Watercolor Society (Signature Member),2000-present

Kentucky Watercolor Society (Signature Member),2000-present

Louisville Artisans Guild

Louisville Kentucky Visual Arts Association

Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsman 2013- present

Portrait Society of America 2013-present

Hoosier Salon 

  Artistic Women 2012-present