L. Scooter Morris was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where she received her early training. Ms. Morris studied formally at the Tyler School of Art. She continued her education in Rome, Italy and the University of Southern California.

Ms. Morris began her professional career as a jeweler in Pittsburgh and has since worked in various media including: painting, sculpture and design.

Her work has for the past thirty years dealt with the combination and integration of color, light and the texture created by placing canvas on canvas.

The artist’s paintings have appeared in galleries both in the United States and abroad, including Times Square, the Louvre, and the Wiford Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico.