Winchester Magazine Spring Issue 2019 - Cover Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
April 2nd, 2019

Winchester Magazine Spring Issue

Wonderful to be back on the Winchester Magazine cover this month, with my 'Winchester From the Westgate' painting. The painting was used for the promotion on the recent Painted Cities exhibition so it seemed like a natural crossover to use it on the Winchester Magazine Spring Issue too.Considering it's a landscape composition they've done a wonderful job of fitting it within a portrait format. That's three of the seasons ...

April 1st, 2019

Signing up to Open Studios 2019

I'm really pleased to have the opportunity to join Hampshire Open Studios 2019 this August. I'll be opening up the doors again on my illustrators cabin across the whole week and we'll probably be setting up another little exhibition of paintings in our garden marquee.If you missed me on my first open studio event in 2018 you can take a look at these photos of the studio and informal World Series exhibition. There will be ...

Somerset House in summer - Illustration by Jonathan Chapman
March 29th, 2019

Somerset House in Summer

Here's a new city image, 'Somerset House in Summer'. One that I decided to pull from my little black notebook of scenes i'd like to find time to paint (it's quite a full notebook these days!). Some of you may have spotted that I have painted this building before as a more festive view over the ice rink and giant Christmas tree. Somerset House is the large Neoclassical building Situated on the south side of the Strand and ...

Meet the Artist - Painted Cities Exhibition, Artist Jonathan Chapman
March 26th, 2019

‘Meet the Artist’ Event

This weekend (30th and 31st of March) the Painted Cities exhibition will be coming to a close and we are holding a 'meet the artist' event on Saturday to celebrate the end of a successful show. Join us at the City Space, Winchester Discovery Centre where I will be on hand to answer questions about the artwork and my creative practice in general.We’ll be there as a family and hopefully its a chance for other families to ...