Edinburgh Castle by illustrator Jonathan Chapman
January 21st, 2018 | News and Blog, Studio blog

No.3 – Edinburgh Castle

No. 3 of my 2018 world series challenge is Edinburgh Castle.  Edinburgh Castle is a historic fortress which dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh, Scotland, from its position on the Castle Rock. There has been a royal castle on ...

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, ...

Final Curwen Collection
March 16th, 2017 | News and Blog

Final Curwen Collection

It was with great sadness that I learned of the upcoming closure of the Curwen Gallery in Windmill Street. After many years of supporting established and emerging artists, Jill has decided to finish the galleries' programme with a major live ...

River Tyne Limited Edition Little Newcastle Prints
March 1st, 2017 | News and Blog

Little Newcastle Prints

I'm really chuffed with these new editions to the studio shop! These little Newcastle prints are a lovely size for homely nooks and slotting into existing art collections! Here's the colourful illustration 'The River Tyne' featuring the Swing ...

Big New Project 12 English Cities
February 10th, 2017 | News and Blog

Big New Project – Featuring 12 English Cities

January and February have a reputation for being slow for creative work, not so 2017. I've already been working hard on a big list of illustrations for HEX digital in London, part of a fascinating digital project scheduled to be launched at the ...