Caz Scott trained in fine art
at the Arts University Bournemouth and now works as a full time
artist dividing her time between her Dorset studio and Falmouth,
Caz creates exciting vibrant images that depict her response and
deep emotional attachment to her surroundings. She spends long
periods walking, observing and sketching across Dorset and Cornwall.
She is motivated by the dramatic landforms and wildness of the coast
and moorland often returning to familiar places as well as seeking
I find that sketching a place has a far stronger impact than taking
photographs. The kinesthetic motion reinforces the feel of the land
creating a physical connection with my surroundings. My drawings
activate my memories what the weather was like, how I was feeling,
where I was standing, things like that. With a sketch I leave my
imagination free when I come to complete my paintings.
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