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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 ...

Nov 22nd, 2018 | Commissions, News and Blog

Dr & Dr (Down by the River)

This is the first in what I hope will be a new series of 'throwback Thursday' posts, catching up on previous projects and key artworks that perhaps I didn't have time to share previously. This painting was created for a private commission, to be ...

Wisley Wander - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Wisley Wander

Last weekend we took a trip over to Wisley to get some fresh air out in the gardens and let the kids run off some steam in the play areas. It was wonderful to find plenty of colour still on the trees. Even where the leaves had fallen, you could ...

World Series Calendar 2019 - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Nov 16th, 2018 | Shop, Studio blog

World Series Calendar 2019

I've had so much fun creating my World Series this year! although I didn't make it much past the half way mark in my challenge to paint 50 scenes it has been a huge source of inspiration for my studio work as a whole. I'm definitely going to ...

Alresford Steam Engine - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Nov 9th, 2018 | Studio blog

Alresford Steam Engine

As we rattle through November I can see the garden looking bare and rather chilly through the studio windows. The bigger trees are fully dropping their leaves now and those bark fingers are stretching up into the blue. Although we've lost most of ...

Lincoln Cathedral - Photograph by Jonathan Chapman

A Little Lincoln Inspiration

It's been a tough slog during the last couple of months, working through a huge pile of project work that finally looks to be finished (Just in time for some last minute festive illustrations! yikes!). So this weekend we particularly enjoyed our ...

Winchester Calendar 2019 - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Oct 10th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

Winchester Calendar 2019 – New Design

I'm pleased to have my Winchester calendar available again. I've put together a collection of my favourite Winchester scenes in a brand new square format. A lovely saddle stitched booklet with one month per page, 210 x 210 mm (unfolding to 420 mm) ...

World Series Paused

World Series Paused

Just jumping on the blog (which has been sadly neglected since the Summer open event) to write a quick studio update. I'm weathering a crazy few weeks in the studio, there's so much going on. In particular i'm trying to make my way through a ...

Our First Open Studios - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Aug 30th, 2018 | Events, Studio blog

Our First Open Studios!

Phew! we've had such a wonderful time during our first open studios. Thank you to everyone who took the time to visit us here in Martyr Worthy. I must admit we weren't too sure how successful it would be, isolated as we are outside of the busy ...

The Long Barn Alresford - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Aug 15th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

The Long Barn, Alresford

I am absolutely delighted that my stationery will be available to buy at The Long Barn in Alresford this year. They have very kindly taken on my cards and wrapping paper featuring my painted Winchester scenes. I'm also hoping to develop some more ...

Highcliffe Castle - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Highcliffe Castle

I had a lovely, but funny, commission request recently for a traditional architecture & landscape scene to be given as a wedding gift. The subject was Highcliffe Castle in Dorset, the venue for a family wedding this August. Well this happens ...