This painting of three Mallard ducks sitting on a river bank was produced in 2010 on canvas, using oils. The painting is done to a size of 12" x 16", and based on two old photographs of the same duck sitting on a river bank, combined in to one composition and artworked up. I think these were the first Mallard ducks I painted. The light of the sky reflecting on the water helps to create a tonal contrast in the painting and enhance the outline of the main duck.
Welcome to the artwork and paintings of artist Martin Davey.
Martin creates visual work in a number of styles and media. On this site one can see Martin's illustration work, which is digitally painted in a traditional methods in photoshop. The subjects range from imaginative cartoon and animal subjects, whimsical scenes and horror and scifi.
To create these works a graphic drawing tablet is used throughout the painting of these images, starting from a blank, electronic canvas, to drawing the subject to finally applying colour and 'painting' the drawing, all on a computer.
But Martin does not only use computers and software for his artwork, for in addition he paints directly on to a canvas, using traditional oil or acrylic paints. The...
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