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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 ...

Grand Canal Venice Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
May 17th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

No. 17 – The Grand Canal Venice

No.17 of my 2018 world series challenge is the Grand Canal Venice. The city of Venice (Venezia) is situated across a group of 118 small islands in northeastern Italy. Separated by canals and linked by 400 bridges the islands are located in the ...

Wandsworth Town Hall Illustration by Jonathan

Wandsworth Town Hall & Wedding Season

The weather seems to be turning a little warmer, the sun shining a little more often and perhaps we'll soon be moving from Spring to Summer. That also means we are firmly into wedding season! Over the years it's become a bit of a tradition to ...

Grand Canyon Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
May 10th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

No. 16 – The Grand Canyon

No.16 of my 2018 world series challenge is the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon National Park was officially designated a national park on February 26, 1919. Named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979, the park is located in northwestern Arizona. ...

Rigi Blues Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Singin’ the Rigi Blues

I have a straightforward landscape to share with you today, an unabashed colour study of Mt Rigi in Switzerland. It's a subject you'll have spotted plenty of times in my recent work! But as with Turner's famous depictions of the 'Queen of the ...

Lake Tekapo New Zealand Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
May 4th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

No. 15 – Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

No.15 of my 2018 world series challenge is Lake Tekapo, New Zealand. Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki and Lake Ohau run along the northern edge of the Mackenzie Basin on the South Island of New Zealand (the others are ). A popular tourist ...

Zug Lakeside Commission Painting by Jonathan Chapman

Sitting by the Shore of Lake Zug

A painting looking down over the old town of Zug, the lake and the mountain peaks of Pilatus and Rigi. That was the list of requirements for this latest Switzerland commission. A sweeping scope of landscape to try and include on one canvas... but ...

Paris Night and Day Animation, Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
April 26th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

A Little Night and Day Animation

Here is a loop of animation I created with the Sacre Coeur illustration from my World Series. I was playing around with adjustments in photoshop and decided that it would be fun to recreate a night and day animation of the Basilica. It's probably ...

Sacre Coeur, Paris by Jonathan Chapman
April 26th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

No.14 – Sacre Coeur, Paris

No.14 of my 2018 world series challenge is the Sacre Coeur, Paris. The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, is commonly known as the Sacré-Cœur Basilica (French: Basilique du Sacré-Cœur) and often simply Sacré-Cœur. A Roman ...

Griffith Observatory Los Angeles Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
April 20th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

No.13 – Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles

No.13 of my 2018 world series challenge is the Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles. Griffith Observatory is a facility in Los Angeles, California, sitting on the south-facing slope of Mount Hollywood in Griffith Park. It commands a view of ...

First Editions from the 2018 World Series
April 17th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

First Editions from the 2018 World Series

Really pleased with how the first batch of prints came out based on the 2018 World Series i've been working on. I wish I could get all of them printed at once! but it's expensive and time consuming setting these up and getting them photographed in ...