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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 seeing my work on display in it's original form ...

Projects and commissioning illustrator Jonathan Chapman

Projects & Comissioning

Available for freelance projects or private commissions, contact the studio for availability and to discuss your ideas ...

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 aware of, some of them were spotted by very observant friends ...

Adventure Calls by Jonathan Chapman Feature
August 17th, 2017 | News and Blog

Adventure Calls

Here's a little animated adventure I created today Adventure Calls, something to celebrate the nicer weather and the opportunity to explore the outside world. The landscape is a mix of North America and Scandinavian references... so i'm hoping it ...

Liberty of London by Jonathan Chapman
August 15th, 2017 | News and Blog

Liberty of London

I've been trying to resist the need to start working on Christmas illustrations. It's a inescapable fact of creative life that you have to be working months ahead, somehow we're supposed to be thinking of snowy days and festive cheer when outside ...

Canary Wharf - London Skyline
August 10th, 2017 | News and Blog

London Skyline

A couple of new cityscapes to share with you today. Skylines that illustrate the rising towers over the London horizon. These urban scenes are always interesting to me, the abstract shapes and architectural details form sharp contrasts with an ...

St Catherine's Hill Winchester
August 1st, 2017 | News and Blog

St Catherine’s Hill

This one has been on the wish list for some time! St Catherine's Hill near Winchester is a popular place to walk and take in views of the city. But I must admit i've found it difficult to get my head around how to capture it in paint. In the end, ...

Unterägeri by Jonathan Chapman
July 11th, 2017 | News and Blog

Unterägeri

I was pulled away from regular studio business last week to help on an urgent project... but i've been back to it this week with more views from Switzerland. Here's one of the views i'm currently working on from around the Ägerisee area. An ...

Pyramid Stage Glastonbury
June 27th, 2017 | News and Blog

Glastonbury Animated

There's always a variety of music playing in my studio while I work, I think it helps to stimulate energy and the colour in creative work. So it's a special feeling around the Glastonbury Festival, with some great coverage and wonderful mix of ...

June 23rd, 2017 | News and Blog

A Fine House Richly Furnished

'A Fine House Richly Furnished' is a hand painted 3D object that I completed for the project 'Sitting With Jane'. Inspired by Jane Austen this art trail features 24 book benches painted by a mix of professional and local artists. 'Sitting With ...

Monday Inspiration - Shell Posters
June 12th, 2017 | News and Blog

Monday Inspiration: Shell Posters

We stumbled upon this week's Monday inspiration completely by accident, having made a last minute decision to call in at Mottisfont House in Hampshire to see the roses in full bloom. We certainly enjoyed the riot of petal colours in the Walled ...

June 8th, 2017 | News and Blog

Paris Skyline

Need a little distraction from all of the politics? here's a colourful video to stare at for a few minutes! this view over Paris was commissioned as a birthday surprise. It's rather freeing to be given a open brief on such a detailed scene as ...

June 5th, 2017 | News and Blog

Monday Inspiration: Porthcothan Bay

Porthcothan Sunset from Jonathan Chapman on Vimeo. Here's a little Monday inspiration for you... glorious rich colours in the skies over Porthcothan Bay. I captured the sunset in a quick time lapse on my iPhone towards the end of our annual trip ...