Studio blog
Majestic Seasons of Japan Travel Poster
September 20th, 2021 | New In Stock, Shop, Studio blog

Japan Travel Poster

I know I’m not unusual in my love for travel posters. This Japan travel poster is the first one I’ve had opportunity to do for quite some time. There are stunning examples of vintage adverts, postcards and guide covers from all over the world. ...

September 11th, 2021 | Paper Diorama, Studio blog

Digital, Paint, Cut-out!

A couple of small Winchester studies to share with you. Another little cinema cutout and a shopfront study. It is something I like to do between larger canvases and commercial projects (if there’s time of course!). The smaller scale allows me to ...

Allotment Sunset Commission Overview - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
September 4th, 2021 | Private Commission, Studio blog

Allotment Sunset Commission

I’ve been desperate to share photos of this recent commission with you. ‘Allotment Sunset’ has been a looming presence in the studio space for the past month or so, a physical construction challenge as well as an artistic compositional one. ...

August 31st, 2021 | Exhibitions & Events, Studio blog

Open Studio Tour (& Thank you!)

It was with huge relief that I closed the studio doors after the bank holiday. It was an exhausting push to get things tidied up and presentable; but mostly it was gratitude for finally being able to open again… along with those important ...

Up The Garden Path
August 29th, 2021 | Studio blog

Up the Garden Path

Another Summer has almost floated by and the Hampshire Open Studios has suddenly appeared, it feels like out of nowhere. Here's some photos from the open studio set up with everything looking remarkably tidy! Once the schools had broken up the kids ...

Winchester and St Cross Calendar 2022
August 20th, 2021 | Stockist, Studio blog

St Cross Calendar

It’s rather nice to see recent artwork being put to immediate use. Often these things are six months (or more) in the making, but doing all of the design work myself allowed for a much faster turnaround. This Winchester & St Cross Calendar ...

August 17th, 2021 | Stockist, Studio blog

Warren & Son

Delighted to now have my cards stocked at Warren & Son in Winchester. My first High Street stockist! It’s the oldest commercial business in the city. It was originally established in Parchment Street in 1835 but by 1859 it had moved to its ...

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 ...