Jonathan was born in 1966 and raised near the market town of Leek in the heart of the Staffordshire Moorlands. He spent much of his childhood exploring the countryside in the company of his father, Keith, a more than competent painter himself. He studied courses in Philosophy, Theology and Fine Art before qualifying as an Occupational Therapist working with people experiencing severe mental health problems. He moved to Devon in 1991 where he now lives with his wife Frances and their children. The inspiration of Dartmoor and the countryside around Exeter has given new impetus to his interest in depicting the badgers, foxes and voles that his naturalist’s eye observes everywhere. Jonathan’s work is inspired by his close observation of wildlife, as well as human characteristics. Combining unerring draughtsmanship with humour, he creates work which is contemporary, whilst still being rooted in the heritage of English illustration and country life. In many ways Jonathan’s work is familiar, influenced by many wonderful artists and illustrators. It is, however, his rare ability to convey each animal’s personality that makes his paintings unmistakably unique. Despite their old cast-off human garments, his characters never lose their intrinsic “animalness”. His animals are of the richness and earthiness of the land, unsentimental and honest. Painting has always been a passion for Jonathan, and as well as having numerous exhibitions across the country, he has also been published as a children’s book illustrator Jonathan was great friends with Mick Cawston and it was Jonathan’s influence that led to Mick’s hugely popular ‘Cheers’ and ‘Lamping’ prints.

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“AS DARKNESS FALLS” Foxes by Jonathan Walker
“AS DARKNESS FALLS” Foxes by Jonathan Walker

We are excited to publish 'As Darkness Falls- Foxes by Jonathan Walker', a book of over 100 images of some of his finest drawings, sketches and paintings.  

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Format: Hardback, Portrait 24cm x 30cm

Pages: 112 Colour pages

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£29.95 Add to cart
C5167 Looking for the Show Stopper – Jonathan Walker
C5167 Looking for the Show Stopper – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 26cm x 39cm Outside frame size: 43.5cm x 58cm [space_20] [space_20]

£550.00 Add to cart
C6097 The Slider – Jonathan Walker
C6097 The Slider – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 17cm x 12cm

Outside frame size: 37cm x 33.5cm
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£285.00 Add to cart
C5557 Stan’s Beauty – Jonathan Walker
C5557 Stan’s Beauty – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 20.5cm x 30cm

Outside frame size: 41cm x 50cm

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£415.00 Add to cart
C5716 River Lad – Jonathan Walker
C5716 River Lad – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 26.5cm x 57.5cm

Outside frame size: 46.5cm x 78cm

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£670.00 Add to cart
C5737 Albert Enters the New World of Early Retirement – Jonathan Walker
C5737 Albert Enters the New World of Early Retirement – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 41.5cm x 38.5cm

Outside frame size: 62.5cm x 60cm

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£600.00 Add to cart
C5157 Back For Tea – Jonathan Walker
C5157 Back For Tea – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 23cm x 33cm Outside frame size: 41cm x 51cm [space_20] [space_20]
£490.00 Add to cart
C5456 The Tangled Fly – Jonathan Walker
C5456 The Tangled Fly – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 34cm x 57cm Outside frame size: 55cm x 77cm [space_20] [space_20]
£680.00 Add to cart
C5730 He Rejoices- Jonathan Walker
C5730 He Rejoices- Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 27.5cm x 63cm

Outside frame size: 48.5cm x 84.5cm

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£650.00 Add to cart
C5166 Jack – Jonathan Walker
C5166 Jack – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 18cm x 30cm Outside frame size: 35cm x 47cm [space_20] [space_20]                  
£370.00 Add to cart
C5867 Ruin and Memory – Jonathan Walker
C5867 Ruin and Memory – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 50cm x 40cm

Outside frame size: 72cm x 62cm

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£630.00 Add to cart
C5713 Key to the Coop – Jonathan Walker
C5713 Key to the Coop – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 48cm x 35.5cm

Outside frame size: 57cm x 69cm

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£595.00 Add to cart
C5468 The Nab- Jonathan Walker
C5468 The Nab- Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 28cm x 57cm Outside frame size: 48cm x 78cm [space_20]
£610.00 Add to cart
C5709 Hammer – Jonathan Walker
C5709 Hammer – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 57cm x 40cm

Outside frame size: 78cm x 61.5cm

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£700.00 Add to cart
C5753 Winter Stock – Jonathan Walker
C5753 Winter Stock – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 12cm x 20.5cm

Outside frame size: 31cm x 40.5cm

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£295.00 Add to cart
C5728 Tale of the Lost Hounds – Jonathan Walker
C5728 Tale of the Lost Hounds – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size:  57cm x 79cm

Outside frame size: 81cm x 104cm

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£1,100.00 Add to cart
C5718 He Summons Stoats – Jonathan Walker
C5718 He Summons Stoats – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 20cm x 57cm

Outside frame size: 40cm x 77.5cm

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£570.00 Add to cart
C5556 Midnight Moocher – Jonathan Walker
C5556 Midnight Moocher – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 14.5cm x 23cm

Outside frame size: 34cm x 44cm

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£350.00 Add to cart
C5714 The Old Boy – Jonathan Walker
C5714 The Old Boy – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size:  32cm x 52.5cm

Outside frame size: 53cm x 74cm

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£645.00 Add to cart
C5477 Cumulus- Jonathan Walker
C5477 Cumulus- Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size:14.5cm x 19cm

Outside frame size: 33cm x 38.5cm

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£320.00 Add to cart
C5303 The Bearer – Jonathan Walker
C5303 The Bearer – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and ink [space_20] Image size: 13.5cm x 22.5cm Outside frame size: 34.5cm x 44cm [space_20] [space_20]
£375.00 Add to cart
C5727 The Dawn Dash – Jonathan Walker
C5727 The Dawn Dash – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size:  70cm x 50.5cm

Outside frame size: 92cm x 73.5cm

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£975.00 Add to cart
C5732 Gentle Current – Jonathan Walker
C5732 Gentle Current – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 23cm x 56cm

Outside frame size: 43cm x 76.5cm

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£575.00 Add to cart
C5735 High Tide – Jonathan Walker
C5735 High Tide – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 16cm x 42cm

Outside frame size: 36cm x 62.5cm

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£425.00 Add to cart
C6098 Winter Ghost – Jonathan Walker
C6098 Winter Ghost – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 14cm x 19cm

Outside frame size: 34cm x 39.5cm
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£325.00 Add to cart
C5734 The Plump – Jonathan Walker
C5734 The Plump – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 49cm x 19cm

Outside frame size: 69cm x 39.5cm

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£440.00 Add to cart
C5731 Winter’s Lad – Jonathan Walker
C5731 Winter’s Lad – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink

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Image size: 16cm x 23.5cm

Outside frame size: 35cm x 43cm

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£345.00 Add to cart
C5466 Wild Country – Jonathan Walker
C5466 Wild Country – Jonathan Walker

Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 57cm x 79cm Outside frame size: 78cm x 100cm [space_20] [space_20]

£1,300.00 Add to cart
C4848 The Moorlander – Jonathan Walker
C4848 The Moorlander – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 23.5cm x 51.5cm Outside frame size: 45.5cm x 74cm [space_20] [space_20]
£590.00 Add to cart
C4449 Chops – Jonathan Walker
C4449 Chops – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour & Ink [space_20] Image size: 18cm x 29cm Outside frame size: 38cm x 49.5cm [space_20] [space_20]
£375.00 Add to cart
C4849 Rough and Ready – Jonathan Walker
C4849 Rough and Ready – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 28.5cm x 53.5cm Outside frame size: 50.5cm x 76cm [space_20] [space_20]
£600.00 Add to cart
C5300 Flint – Jonathan Walker
C5300 Flint – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 24.5cm x 45.5cm Outside frame size: 46.5cm x 68cm [space_20] [space_20]
£515.00 Add to cart
C5156 After Midnight – Jonathan Walker
C5156 After Midnight – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 15.5cm x 28cm Outside frame size: 32.5cm x 44.5cm [space_20] [space_20]
£395.00 Add to cart
C4292 Talk of the Old Days – Jonathan Walker
C4292 Talk of the Old Days – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 20cm x 35cm Outside frame size: 41.5cm x 55cm [space_20] [space_20]
£440.00 Add to cart
C4663 High Moor – Jonathan Walker
C4663 High Moor – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and ink [space_20] Image size: 17cm x 26.5cm Outside frame size: 36cm x 46cm [space_20] [space_20]
£380.00 Add to cart
C5171 The Firm – Jonathan Walker
C5171 The Firm – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 24.5cm x 18cm Outside frame size: 43cm x 36.5cm [space_20] [space_20]
£435.00 Add to cart
C5163 First Light Fox – Jonathan Walker
C5163 First Light Fox – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and Ink [space_20] Image size: 26cm x 45cm Outside frame size: 42.5cm x 60.5cm [space_20] [space_20]
£500.00 Add to cart
C4586 Those Golden Hours – Jonathan Walker
C4586 Those Golden Hours – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and ink [space_20] Image size: 18cm x 13cm Outside frame size: 38cm x 33.5cm
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£320.00 Add to cart
C4582 Poacher’s Pot – Jonathan Walker
C4582 Poacher’s Pot – Jonathan Walker
Framed original watercolour and ink [space_20] Image size: 33cm x 29.5cm Outside frame size: 55cm x 52cm [space_20] [space_20]
£545.00 Add to cart
C4835 The Weasel Pack – Jonathan Walker
C4835 The Weasel Pack – Jonathan Walker

Framed original oil on canvas [space_20] Canvas size: 51cm x 76cm Outside frame size: 62cm x 87cm [space_20] [space_20]

£1,150.00 Add to cart