Zom Osborne

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

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Sorting out the Old to Bring in the New

Sorting out the Old to Bring in the New

Posted by on May 27, 2014 in Journal | 4 comments

I am still reorganising my studio. (Gosh, now I realise that I began in March!) The truth is that I am not working at it very hard, I do a bit now and then. When I took down my show “the Daughters of Gaia” over 3 weeks ago, I dropped all the paintings in the hallway. I have sold a few since then, but the rest were still sitting there. I planned...

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A Method to Inspiration

A Method to Inspiration

Posted by on May 19, 2014 in Journal | 10 comments

I have been enjoying a lot of inspirational energy this week. It seemed to take off after I taught a class on how to let yourself be influenced by other creatives’ work. I told the students to bring in two pieces of art that they love. Then we dug down and defined exactly what it was about the piece that stirred them. A vague answer like “it is...

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Bee Wildered

Bee Wildered

Posted by on May 13, 2014 in All My Relations, Journal, the Daughters of Gaia | 2 comments

On Monday I mailed this little painting to her new owner. I wrote this blog post months ago but never published it.  I decided to post it now to let her have her voice. ‘Bee Wildered’ by Zom Osborne coloured pencil and acrylic on wood 25cm x 20cm Bees are on my mind. With the painful drop in their numbers, many people are feeling acutely aware of the...

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