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 ...

January 7th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

No.1 – The Golden Gate Bridge

No. 1 of my 2018 world series challenge is the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco.  The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate strait connecting San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean. At the time of its ...

January 1st, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

My 2018 Challenge – A World Series of Illustrations

I have a pretty big wish list of places i'd love to paint and every year it seems to grow. I'd always want to journey to as many of these places as possible to see them for myself. But with a new addition to the family arriving last year we're ...

New Digs - Our New Studio Building
November 3rd, 2017 | News and Blog, Studio blog

New Digs

Nearly there! we've been busy constructing this place in Martyr Worthy over the last month... a last minute decision to go ahead before our new family arrival. It's been a incredible challenge to build my own studio from the base up, and i've ...

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 ...

Canary Wharf - London Skyline
August 10th, 2017 | News and Blog, Studio blog

London Skyline

A couple of new cityscapes to share with you today. Skylines that illustrate the rising towers over the London horizon. These urban scenes are always interesting to me, the abstract shapes and architectural details form sharp contrasts with an ...

St Catherine's Hill Winchester
August 1st, 2017 | News and Blog, Studio blog

St Catherine’s Hill

This one has been on the wish list for some time! St Catherine's Hill near Winchester is a popular place to walk and take in views of the city. But I must admit i've found it difficult to get my head around how to capture it in paint. In the end, ...