Chris Osborne Art

Australia Zoo Markets were 3.5hrs drive from home and as we got closer to the zoo it was apparent that the 0% chance of rain may not happen. The clouds stared...

I've spent most of the day framing postcards and wrapping everything in bubblewrap for the markets tomorrow. I can't believe what I have created in the past two weeks, once you...

After I finished Audrey the chicken portrait, one of my sisters friends asked me if I could paint her dog Minnie. I after we agreed on a photo that would look...

I will highlight the Australia Zoo Market collection in this blog as they will be available on 1st August 2020 at the Australia Zoo carpark, along with my postcards.

I'm loving the thin brush with the really long bristles for painting long smooth strokes found in grass and twigs.

The koalas fur starts off like a squirrel and seem to change further down the body and almost become more like the wool of a sheep.

The Pademelons face started looking like a fox, I was about ready to give up

Just after I photographed this wombat at Australia Zoo, he came racing down the hill to a gate. I thought he was going to be fed by his speed, to my...

While I was camping at Biloela, I was busily setting up my swag tent and hammering in the tent pegs, when I spotted some movement in the field next to me.

Back in August 2015 I traveled to Canada with my sister for 3 weeks. We had just hiked to the top of a hill and were looking back down to Lake...

August 2019 I went to Australia Zoo for my birthday and little did I know at the time that this become a source for my first few paintings.

This painting is of a Grey Squirrel is from one of my photographs I shot in 2018 while visiting my home town Filey, North Yorkshire, England. You can spot them running...