“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso
Alister is foremost an artist who likes to experiment with various different mediums. He likes to draw, paint, photograph, printmake, illustrate and create digital artwork. He has liked art from a very young age. As Pablo Picasso once said “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”
Alister also writes short stories, poetry, Haiku
He has a great interest in the environment and is especially knowledgable in lowland heathland and the creatures that live there.
Alister plays chess, grows plants, lives with two giant house rabbits named Clyde and Isaac (who have their own page on this site), investigates Fortean phenomena, makes things out of wood, and creates robots and other gadgets using Raspberry Pi and Arduino and anything else he has to hand.
He has paranoid schizophrenia and OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder) and often sees things radically
- Adobe Photoshop on iMac
- Autodesk SketchBook on iPad and occasionally iPhone.
- Procreate on iPad
- Procreate pocket on iPhone
Meet my two new domestic bots - cleaning bot and cooking bot.read more
I hate people who park inconsiderately blocking the pavement for pedestrians. How on earth are wheelchair users able to pass? I will always try to photograph these inconsiderate peoples' vehicles. [gallery...read more
Welcome to my site. My name is Alister Scott and I create things. I'm an artist, writer, and inventor. I draw, illustrate (children's books that I also write), sculpt, paint, build robots, experiment with audiophile Hi-fi and write horror, sci-fi, and...read more
“Creativity takes courage” – Henri Matisse