Robert E Fuller Wildlife Artist Blog

Category: Painting Collections

Otter painting by Robert E Fuller

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Paintings Inspired by Otters Otters are so secretive, watching them for my paintings can often be tricky. Over the years I’ve learned how to track them in the wild in order to study them up close. The following paintings were inspired by these encounters. For the painting above I used acrylics paints, applying my brushstrokes in layers in order to get across the thick, damp fur of this otter. I was pleased with the composition. […]

barn owl painting

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Inspired by Barn Owls in Flight | My Painting Story I’ve been captivated by barn owls ever since I found a nest in an old elm tree on the farm in North Yorkshire where I grew up. They are such beautiful birds. Watching them fly across the meadows in the evening light is one of the most stunning sights on the Yorkshire Wolds. Barn owls have such soft feathers they offer little resistance to the […]

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Electric blue and accented in bright orange, kingfishers are undoubtedly Britain’s most striking birds. This art collection follows an intensive study of their behaviour, during which I filmed kingfisher chicks inside their underground nests.   Paintings Inspired by Kingfishers The sight of a kingfisher is often no more than a fleeting flash of blue as it darts along a riverbank and so in order to study this bird closely for this collection of detailed paintings, […]

original paintings

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Crackle: Standing Proud | A Portrait of a Stoat Below is a short video following the story of how a new painting featuring a stoat named Crackle came about. Crackle was born in my garden in 2019 and when she was just a young kit she starred in a TV documentary for BBC Natural World and for the US station PBS. The programme was all about stoats and the family of mammals they belong to; […]

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As a wildlife artist, I spend my time watching and photographing animals in their natural habitat to gain a thorough understanding of their individual characters. Each new composition begins outdoors as I follow an animal in the wild to learn its unique story and ends in my studio where I apply a detailed, precise painting style to create my life-like portraits. In this blog post, I hope to share my painting process for different artworks […]

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    Welcome to your preview of my latest original paintings. These go on show at my gallery in Thixendale tomorrow, until Dec 1st. This exhibition is a celebration of British wildlife and is titled ‘Natural Treasures’. Click here for details of my exhibition Original Wildlife Paintings | Britain’s Natural Treasures Title: Barn owl coming in to land Price: £3,850 Subject: Barn Owl Medium: Acrylic Size:  Image: 15.25″ x 10.25″” | Framed: 25.25″ x 21″ Inspiration: […]

natural wildlife treasure in art red stag

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This new collection of fine art paintings celebrates Britain’s natural heritage. People travel the world to see wildlife but hidden in our countryside are some of the most beautiful creatures.  I’ve picked out nine paintings of animals that I want to shine because I believe they are natural treasures.   1. Natural Treasure| The Robin  Title: Robin on Hawthorn Image Size: 12.25″ x 9.25″ Medium: Oil Paint Inspiration: Voted the British public’s favourite bird, the […]


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