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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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Browse my growing collection of art prints, posters, greeting cards and gifts. Buy online, arrange a studio visit or find a stockist near you ...

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

Greenwich Park in the Snow

Greenwich Park is one of the eight Royal Parks in London. Here’s my line work for a new illustration I’m working on, featuring the Royal Observatory at Greenwich. This one is a personal project that I hope will make a nice addition to my ...

Alresford Christmas Tree - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
November 17th, 2023 | Holidays & Celebrations

Alresford Christmas Tree

Our home (and my studio) sits on the Old Alresford Road that runs from Winchester to... well, Alresford! Alresford is a lovely market town, part of the wider Winchester district within Hampshire, but with its own very distinct identity. I've always ...

Constructing City Compositions

Constructing City Compositions

A torturous title 😆. It can be difficult to get across just how much preparation and construction goes into an artwork. Especially the bigger canvas compositions, which can be quite the jigsaw puzzle! I like to think that it’s one of the ...

Raspberry Beret

It’s always nice to have a fresh canvas to play with (and I’m lucky enough to be given quite a lot of creative freedom in my illustration). But sometimes a commercial project requires a reworking. It’s a different challenge to bend new art ...

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November 6th, 2023 | Studio blog

Itchen Abbas Christmas Fair

Last year I volunteered to help out with the PTA. Somehow bagging the role of treasurer. It’s nice to give back to a small village school, which provides such a wonderful supportive environment for both our kids. There are some wonderful events ...

Weihnachtsmarkt Hamburg - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Weihnachtsmarkt Hamburg

This year has been full of festive scenes, I guess it’s become one of my specialities? I enjoy the challenge of them and they seem to hit the right level of twee/decorative to work well on product packaging, cards and my favourite ceramic tree ...

November 1st, 2023 | New In Stock, Shop, Travel Illustration

World Travel Calendar 2024

I recently picked my 12 different destination illustrations for next years’ travel calendar. And it’s a joy to have the freshly printed pages arrive in the studio. Here are some previews of the artworks I’ve chosen. A mixture of new pieces ...

September 30th, 2023 | Studio blog

New Space and an Old Vista

The builders have now packed up and moved on, leaving us with a deathly quiet and some wonderful new family space 🙂. We finally have a kitchen where we can host… or even just a clean and calm space to escape for a coffee. My studio is ...

August 29th, 2023 | Studio blog

What’s my name again?

Well i'm FINALLY back in the studio today after a prolonged absence. Despite much planning and naive hope of remaining at our home through most of our building work; we ended up moving out of Couch Green for about 7 weeks! Due to some very kind ...

July 8th, 2023 | #Sports&Festivals, Studio blog

Lords Cricket Ground

It’s been a busy Summer of sport and I’ve been trying to find the time to share this results of my latest illustration; a depiction of Lords cricket ground in London. It’s often referred to as the ‘Home of cricket’ and has been idly on my ...

Books & Catalogues - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Books & Catalogues - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Books & Catalogues - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Books & Catalogues - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Books & Catalogues - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
Books & Catalogues - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
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