Rigi Blues Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Singin’ the Rigi Blues

I have a straightforward landscape to share with you today, an unabashed colour study of Mt Rigi in Switzerland. It's a subject you'll have spotted plenty of times in my recent work! But as with Turner's famous depictions of the 'Queen of the ...

Zug Lakeside Commission Painting by Jonathan Chapman

Sitting by the Shore of Lake Zug

A painting looking down over the old town of Zug, the lake and the mountain peaks of Pilatus and Rigi. That was the list of requirements for this latest Switzerland commission. A sweeping scope of landscape to try and include on one canvas... but ...

Zurich Rooftops - Original acrylic and ink painting on canvas - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
April 4th, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

Zurich Rooftops

A new canvas to share with you today titled: 'Zurich Rooftops'. It's a personal project, and i've been working on finding the right composition of Zurich for a little while now... so this is the result of a few different sketches, collaging some ...

Mountain Diptych Commission by Artist Jonathan Chapman
January 19th, 2018 | Commissions, News and Blog, Studio blog

A New Mountain Diptych

The first completed commission of the year saw a return to one of my most requested subjects... Swiss mountains! these canvases were conceived as a new mountain diptych, featuring Mt Rigi and Mt Pilatus. The canvases are both 61 x 61cm and seem to ...

Unterägeri by Jonathan Chapman
July 11th, 2017 | News and Blog, Studio blog


I was pulled away from regular studio business last week to help on an urgent project... but i've been back to it this week with more views from Switzerland. Here's one of the views i'm currently working on from around the Ägerisee area. An ...