Monday Inspiration Bluebell Woods - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
April 12th, 2019 | Commissions, Studio blog

Mountainside Commission

I have a nice peaceful mountainside commission to share with you. I liked the reasonably straightforward composition on this one... it has a lovely stillness to it with a big open blue sky. There's plenty of interesting colour tones ...

November 22nd, 2018 | Commissions, News and Blog

Dr & Dr (Down by the River)

This is the first in what I hope will be a new series of 'throwback Thursday' posts, catching up on previous projects and key artworks that perhaps I didn't have time to share previously. This painting was created for a private commission, to be ...

Highcliffe Castle - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Highcliffe Castle

I had a lovely, but funny, commission request recently for a traditional architecture & landscape scene to be given as a wedding gift. The subject was Highcliffe Castle in Dorset, the venue for a family wedding this August. Well this happens ...

Sunset Over St Marys Lighthouse Whitley Bay - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman

Sunset Over St Marys Lighthouse

Here's a colourful sunset to take your mind off a grey afternoon. It was created as a commission for a 70th birthday present. Titled 'Sunset Over St Marys Lighthouse, Whitley Bay', it was painted with acrylic and ink on paper, mounted within a ...

Wandsworth Town Hall Illustration by Jonathan

Wandsworth Town Hall & Wedding Season

The weather seems to be turning a little warmer, the sun shining a little more often and perhaps we'll soon be moving from Spring to Summer. That also means we are firmly into wedding season! Over the years it's become a bit of a tradition to ...