Truro Cathedral in Blue - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman - England Originals
December 14th, 2018

Truro Cathedral in Blue

Here's some featured artwork from the new England Originals project. The number of cities had expanded this year to include Truro, Canterbury, Worcester and the City of London. So I had the pleasure of working on some new skylines (new for me anyway) including this dusky painting of Truro Cathedral viewed from across the water.Despite being pushed to a very tight deadline on this piece I still wanted to complete it using ...

England Originals App - Featuring Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
December 13th, 2018

England Originals App

The makers of England's Heritage Cities have just launched an update to their UK travel app, renamed as England Originals. As well as additional destinations, they have now included exciting new features which take advantage of augmented reality technology. You may also spot some recognisable hand drawn illustration too...Tabletop tours allow users to place a 3D model on a surface using augmented reality, they can then ...

2018 Christmas Prize Draw - illustration by Jonathan Chapman
December 11th, 2018

2018 Christmas Prize Draw

This week i’ve been hand painting a few decorations for our Christmas tree. If you’d like to win the large bauble in the picture for your tree, ill be running a prize draw over on social media (Instagram, Facebook). To enter, all you have to do is leave a comment and tell me your favourite place to visit during December... for example:- The best Christmas market,- Greatest outdoor ice rink/big tree, - Nicest place ...

Painted Cities Exhibition - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
December 7th, 2018

Painted Cities Exhibition

Delighted to tell you about a big solo exhibition I have coming up early next year, called Painted Cities. The Hampshire Cultural Trust has invited me to show at the City Space at Winchester Discovery Centre from 2nd Feb - March 31st.It's a big space, so Painted Cities will be a collection of older Winchester pieces (like the 'Winchester From the Westgate' shown here from 2015). I'll also be exhibiting my latest World ...