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Figurative Art & Illustration

I use traditional painting and hand drawn inks to create colourful landscapes inspired by real places. I love distinctive architecture, spending my time discovering new locations & mapping them with my sketchbook and camera ...

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I'm available for freelance projects or private commissions, contact the studio for availability and to discuss your ideas ...

July 23rd, 2021 | Stockist, Studio blog

Winchester City Museum

It’s wonderful to see the local museums and tourist spots open again around town. There’s a few more people around and life seems to be returning. This week I delivered a fresh stock of cards and gift items to the City Museum in Winchester ...

July 20th, 2021 | Studio blog

St Cross Artworks

The Hospital of St Cross has been on my Winchester to-do list for many years. It’s one of the longest standing historical sites in the area, positioned to the South of the city and surrounded by the water meadows. I always thought a depiction of ...

Hampshire Open Studios 2021

Hampshire Open Studios 2021

As I busily paint away in my quiet little corner of Hampshire... the Summer holiday approaches all too quickly. But one of the things that i'm particularly looking forward to is the opportunity for a proper open studio! Hampshire Open Studios 2021 ...

Winchester Visitor Information Centre
July 9th, 2021 | Stockist, Studio blog

Winchester Visitor Information Centre

Delighted to have a new display of my artwork up at the Winchester Visitor Information Centre! I dropped off fresh card stocks today and had an opportunity to take a couple of quick photos. It's the first big display of my new mugs and puzzles ...

Heat Press - New Studio Equipment
May 21st, 2021 | Studio blog

Heat Press 🔥 New Studio Tricks!

Some exciting machinery arrived in the studio last week, two professional heat press units that will allow me to really expand my range of gifts. I’ve invested in a mug press and a small flat press. Despite being “small” these presses are ...

May 13th, 2021 | Original Artwork, Studio blog

Pagoda With a View

Another feature piece to share... a pagoda with a view! perhaps the best view in Japan? It's certainly one of the most recognisable locations in the country. Often used for blogs and travel sites advertising tourist trips. Chureito Pagoda ...

The Seal and the Wolf - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
May 5th, 2021 | Studio blog

Evelina, London (The Seal & The Wolf)

This was a lovely project to work on, a very different subject matter on behalf of a wonderful institution. I was asked to create an illustration that showcased new clinical research facilities at Evelina London Children's Hospital. The new ...

April 9th, 2021 | Original Artwork, Studio blog

St Catherines Hill From Hockley Viaduct

Here's a new feature canvas, an original artwork of St Catherines Hill viewed from the South of Winchester. 'St Catherines Hill From Hockley Viaduct' captures the beautiful landscape around the River Itchen and the old railway line (which is now a ...

April 2nd, 2021 | Commissions, Studio blog

Zugersee Commission

Returning to one of my favourite lakes, Zugersee, for this big commission inspired by Switzerland! I seem to get asked to paint at least one Swiss scene every year and this year's attempt came early in the calendar... not that I have any ...

East Head, West Wittering by Emma Lowres
March 19th, 2021 | Studio blog

Open Air Paintings of Emma Lowres

Last year I took part in the #ArtistSupportPledge, and today I can finally show off the art we picked up in the Summer! These studies were created by the wonderfully talented painter Emma Lowres. We actually picked them up during the limited open ...