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Let’s Explore…

Explore my map of illustrations based on real locations. Discover something new! click or tap to find hidden links and secret ...

Buy Original Artwork - Paintings Available for Sale

Buy Original Artwork – Paintings Available for Sale

Looking for original artwork? Having trained as a Fine Artist, I still cling to my traditional methods and love nothing better than ...

My Top 10 Creative Influences

My Top 10 Creative Influences

Here’s a list of my top 10 creative influences, artists that have inspired and shaped my own work. Some of these I have always been ...

Jonathan Chapman painting Rennweg Zurich.jpg
September 2nd, 2016 | Studio blog

Rennweg Zurich

Here is an illustration of the 'Rennweg' in Zurich. A Rennweg apparently being a medieval main road that carried horse and cart. It's now one of the most popular attractions in Zurich, known for it's colourful display of Canton flags. At the ...

August 20th, 2016 | Studio blog

The Building of Altstadt Zug

Here is the finished painting of 'Landsgemeindeplatz, Altstadt Zug'. It's not a long video for this one as the turnaround was quite short. But hopefully you get a feel for the vibrancy and the colour packed into this canvas. I always enjoy a ...

Studio is on the Move
July 14th, 2016 | Studio blog

Studio is on the Move

Just wanted to leave a little note to let you know the studio is on the move! As a result you may have seen that it has been a little quiet on the blog and social media. Particularly over the last few weeks. It's exciting but equally frustrating ...

June 20th, 2016 | Studio blog

A Stormy Zurich

In between setting up for the showcase at the Park House Hotel and a rather hectic travel schedule, we managed to grab an afternoon to walk the streets of Zurich. In between all of the project work it feels important to find time to explore and ...

Park Hotel Zug Showcase
June 6th, 2016 | Studio blog

Park Hotel Zug Showcase

I'm really looking forward to introducing some of my original paintings during a two week showcase at the Park Hotel Zug. We'll be displaying the first canvases from my See Berg Haus series, including 'Springtime in Zug' which has been part of a ...

Wunderbox Feature - Illustration by Jonathan
May 12th, 2016 | Studio blog

Box of Delights – Wunderbox Window Display

I am really excited to reveal my first window display in Switzerland! You can find my Wunderbox feature window in Zug throughout May. It is an important personal landmark too, as it features my first original to be exhibited publicly. ...

Switzerland Delivery - New Prints
May 10th, 2016 | Studio blog

Big Switzerland Delivery

It's been a busy week (they're always pretty busy these days!) but there has been particular urgency around the studio of late. Deadlines for delivering the artwork, leading up to my summer showcase in Switzerland, are fast approaching. So ...

Landsgemeindeplatz Composition
May 8th, 2016 | Studio blog

Landsgemeindeplatz Composition

Here we go with a big Landsgemeindeplatz composition, a huge scene around the lakeside square at the heart of Zug Old Town. Ordered as a private commission, the canvas is 120 x 100 cm in size. It's not the biggest i've worked on but it's a pretty ...

Winchester Cathedral in Spring
May 7th, 2016 | Studio blog

Winchester Cathedral in Spring

I think Springtime is definitely in the air. I was recently asked to create a fresh green view of Winchester Cathedral's West facade for a private commission. So here is 'Winchester Cathedral in Spring'. A new illustration from the historic ...

Spring Cleaning Fresh Start 2016
April 27th, 2016 | Studio blog

A Fresh Start – My Studio Blog

Welcome to a fresh start for my blog! i've had many different versions of my website over the years, with various stumbling attempts to tell my creative stories... 2016 has already seen a lot of positive developments and I hope this new site will ...