Zom Osborne

I dream of a world where humanity again lives as a child of Nature

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Me at 4 1/2 years old

Me at 4 1/2 years old

Posted by on Mar 12, 2014 in Journal | 3 comments

This is my favourite photo of me as a child. It helps to remind me who I am. Why would I need reminding? Because we are all  socialised beings. We learn to get along in our particular society and with other people, and that requires that we dim down or even give away certain aspects of our personality. Whether they are too loud, too quiet, not enough or...

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Experimenting with New Ways of Working

Experimenting with New Ways of Working

Posted by on Mar 11, 2014 in Journal |

I want to expand the way that I am working. This involves changing around the studio, as I wrote about in my last post, but it also involves experimenting with new materials and hopefully new sizes. I have a sense of the direction I want to go, but am not sure about how to get there. I want to be able to go a lot bigger, and also do some very small work. I...

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a Look Inside my Artist Studio before the Change Begins

a Look Inside my Artist Studio before the Change Begins

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014 in Journal | 7 comments

Here is my studio. This is the view when you walk over from the house. This is how my studio has  been for the past 17 years. I am not one for renovating and tarting up. If it works, I don’t fix it. I want to be inside the studio making stuff, not gardening, not decorating, these activities don’t interest me. They are chores. The only fix-up...

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