Chris was born in Kingaroy, Queensland in 1959. Much of his childhood was spent in the country in both Central and South East Queensland where he became fascinated with the wildlife he encountered. He is passionate, determined and persistent.
He became a full-time professional artist in the late 1980s and has gone on to exhibit in numerous exhibitions and received countless accolades across Australia for his work.
Chris’ paintings highlight his amazing diversity and technical skills, from beautiful coastal scenes to impressionistic landscapes and delicately detailed floral and fauna. His deep love for the ocean, environment, and wildlife shines through his work. He is passionate about showing its beauty and preserving it.
Chris’ beautiful paintings capture light and life in colourful impressions from our incredible surroundings. His portraiture work captures emotion and skill. Chris’ paintings are an inspiration and testament to his love for life and how lucky we are to be here.