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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 ...

Alresford Steam Engine - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
November 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
November 2nd, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

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
October 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
August 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
August 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 ...

GreetinG Card Display - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
August 4th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

Parking Information & Opening Times – Open Studios 2018

Hampshire Open Studios is fast approaching and we're busy mounting artwork and tidying up ready for guests! We have a couple of gazebos that will house a little exhibition of original artworks from the current World Series. There will also be a ...

Railay Beach Thailand - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

No. 26 – Railay Beach, Thailand

Krabi is one of the southern provinces (changwat) of Thailand East of Phuket across Phang Nga Bay. The province is on the Strait of Malacca and is noted for its natural beauty. There are solitary limestone peaks, both on land and in ...

Taj Mahal - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

No. 25 – The Taj Mahal, India

The Taj Mahal (meaning "Crown of the Palace") is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, to house the tomb of his ...