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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 ...

Lofoten Islands Norway - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
March 18th, 2019 | Studio blog, World Series 2018

No. 27 – Lofoten Islands, Norway

I'm finally back on the World Series trail! although I wont be posting in this series quite as often as last year, i'm certainly hoping to build on those initial 26 paintings and create a larger collection of views from fascinating locations ...

Winchester colouring pages - illustration by Jonathan Chapman
March 15th, 2019 | Colouring Pages, Studio blog

Winchester Colouring Pages

I've been meaning to create some colour in sheets for a while now, it seems quite a natural thing to make from my line-heavy compositions. With the Painted Cities exhibition still going on, it was nice to be able to add a couple of Winchester ...

Winchester Buttercross Diorama
March 8th, 2019 | Studio blog

Winchester Buttercross Diorama

This isn't my first experiment with cutting out my images, but i've recently found myself drawn back to the idea and started playing with some new little compositions. Here's a small study of the Winchester Buttercross set in front of the ...

Painted Cities Book - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Painted Cities Book

It's here! my first little book has arrived from the printers! yay! i'm quite excited for this as i've had the idea of creating little books from a series of work for ages. The current exhibition seemed like the perfect excuse to get some made, ...

The Artist Magazine
March 1st, 2019 | Studio blog

The Artist Magazine Feature

Exciting times! I've been featured in the April edition of 'The Artist' - interviewed by the wonderful Felix Rowe. I was delighted to talk to Felix about my creative journey and how my style has developed since starting my degree at Newcastle ...

February 22nd, 2019 | Studio blog

Painted Cities – Exhibition Walkthrough

This is my first attempt at an exhibition walkthrough, a little glimpse into the City Space at Winchester Discovery Centre.I need to practice my camera movements and get over that cringing feeling when hearing your own voice played back... but ...

Painted Cities Exhibition Jonathan Chapman
February 4th, 2019 | Studio blog

Painted Cities Opens

It was a quiet January on the studio blog as I purposely avoided the computer to give me more time making artwork ahead of my big Winchester exhibition. Lots of preparation and planning, reframing originals and trying to finish the big key ...

January 25th, 2019 | Studio blog

The City of Winchester

I spent the last full week before Christmas completing the final details on a few commercial projects. Including six full page and full colour images for an upcoming Business title that will be exciting to talk about in the months ahead. I have ...

Truro Cathedral in Blue - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman - England Originals
December 14th, 2018 | Studio blog

Truro Cathedral in Blue

Here's some featured artwork from the new England Originals project. The number of cities had expanded this year to include Truro, Canterbury, Worcester and the City of London. So I had the pleasure of working on some new skylines (new for me ...

England Originals App - Featuring Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
December 13th, 2018 | Studio blog

England Originals App

The makers of England's Heritage Cities have just launched an update to their UK travel app, renamed as England Originals. As well as additional destinations, they have now included exciting new features which take advantage of augmented ...