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Studio Sale
September 1st, 2017 | News and Blog, Studio blog

Studio Sale

It's been in the pipeline for a while but we're now underway with plans to build a new illustration studio in our garden. This moves my work out of the house into a purpose built space with plenty of creative room. It's going to be hard work ...

Sitting With Jane - A Fine House Richly Furnished by Jonathan Chapman
August 30th, 2017 | News and Blog, Studio blog

Memorial Park Bookbench & Charity Auction

The family recently paid a little trip to see my Memorial Park bookbench, A Fine House Richly Furnished, before it was removed for the Sitting With Jane charity auction. Here's a few photos of the completed bench installed at the bandstand. It ...

Geneva Fireworks by Jonathan Chapman
August 22nd, 2017 | News and Blog, Studio blog

Fêtes de Genève

Here's a little acrylic and ink illustration Geneva Fireworks celebrating the Fêtes de Genève. The Geneva Festival is a famous annual summer event in Switzerland held on a Saturday evening in mid-August. There is a grand fireworks display ...

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