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DAVE MARTSOLF
Windham, New Hampshire - United States


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, Treehouse, Architecture, $236
, Itzamna Speaks, Abstract Figurative, $236
, Windsong, Abstract Figurative, $614

Art Starting At $105

Artist Statement

Dave Martsolf Dave Martsolf was born in 1949 in Kansas, moved to Western Pennsylvania in early childhood and at age 12 moved to New Hampshire where he resides today. Martsolf’s father and grandfather were architects and his mother a professional photographer. Martsolf attended MIT and later UNH where he earned a degree in Fine Arts. His early work was influenced by the great masters and others such as the post-impressionists Miro, Matisse, Kandinsky, Klee, Picasso, and the surrealist Salvador Dali. Architectural instincts developed due to his close association with architecture in his youth. Dave’s focus has been in visual arts his entire life. His style extends from realism to surrealistic to fantasy and abstraction. His work uses the mediums of oils, watercolors, inks and pencils, to the more technically-oriented media of computer-based art. Beginning in the late 80’s Martsolf spent productive time with the tools of Bryce, Poser, Kai’s Power Tools, and similar photo editing and photo manipulation products. He was creator, owner and artistic director of Damsel Software Group in the 1990′s as a producer and manufacturer of original content screen savers. Today, Dave has returned to handmade art. He continues to believe that art can be a vehicle to communicate visceral yet at the same time cerebral thoughts and feelings in a single still image. Envisioned and fashioned correctly in the surreal genre, these images can transport the observer to a dream reality totally absorbing and alive with all manner ...

Original Artworks (248)

Dave Martsolf; the infection, 2002, Original Drawing Other, 7.5 x 9.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This ink and colored pencil piece will ship matted and shrink- wrapped to a size compatible with many economical standard frames available at your local arts and crafts store. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2002
7.5 x 9.5 inches (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; eye captain, 2010, Original Drawing Pencil, 7.5 x 9.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This work will ship rolled in a tube. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Pencil Drawing, 2010
7.5 x 9.5 inches (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; alexander the great, 2006, Original Drawing Other, 4.5 x 6.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This work will ship matted and framed. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2006
4.5 x 6.5 inches (11.4 x 16.5 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; life force, 2018, Original Drawing Other, 17 x 13.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This ink and colored pencil drawing on paper will be shipped matted and shrink- wrapped. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2018
17 x 13.5 inches (43.2 x 34.3 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; treehouse, 1980, Original Drawing Other, 11 x 13.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This ink and colored pencil on illustration board piece will ship matted and shrink- wrapped, ready to accept a standard frame size available at your local arts and crafts store. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 1980
11 x 13.5 inches (27.9 x 34.3 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; itzamna speaks, 1980, Original Drawing Other, 13.5 x 10.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This ink and colored pencil on illustration board piece will ship matted and shrink- wrapped, ready for a standard frame available economically at your local arts and crafts store. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 1980
13.5 x 10.5 inches (34.3 x 26.7 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; windsong, 1977, Original Painting Oil, 30 x 26 inches. Artwork description: 241 This piece ships framed, wired and ready to hang. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Oil Painting, 1977
30 x 26 inches (76.2 x 66.0 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; network, 2018, Original Painting Oil, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 This piece ships framed, wired, and ready to hang. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Oil Painting, 2018
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; new hampshire field, 2018, Original Watercolor, 13.5 x 10.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This watercolor ships matted and shrink- wrapped at a size that will fit standard frames available economically at your local arts and crafts store. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Watercolor, 2018
13.5 x 10.5 inches (34.3 x 26.7 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; dune fences, 2018, Original Watercolor, 13.5 x 10.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This watercolor ships matted and shrink- wrapped to a size compatible with economical frames available at your local arts and crafts store. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Watercolor, 2018
13.5 x 10.5 inches (34.3 x 26.7 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; letter to chopin, 2017, Original Drawing Other, 8 x 10 inches. Artwork description: 241 Ink and colored pencil on paper. This piece ships framed, wired, and ready to hang. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2017
8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; the last judgement, 2018, Original Drawing Other, 8 x 10 inches. Artwork description: 241 Aqueous ink with colored pencil on paper.  This piece ships framed, wired, and ready to hang. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2018
8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; space pirate, 2018, Original Drawing Other, 7.5 x 9.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 Aqueous ink drawing with colored pencil on paper.  This piece ships framed and wired, ready to hang. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2018
7.5 x 9.5 inches (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; bluehawk, 2018, Original Drawing Other, 7.5 x 9.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 This is an aqueous ink drawing with colored pencil on paper. The piece will ship matted and shrink- wrapped. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2018
7.5 x 9.5 inches (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; aphrodite, 2018, Original Painting Oil, 30 x 40 inches. Artwork description: 241  Aphrodite  is stretched gallery wrap style with sides painted black.  It will ship with hanging wire ready to hang.  These paintings require no further framing. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Oil Painting, 2018
30 x 40 inches (76.2 x 101.6 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; red sticks, 2018, Original Painting Oil, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 This piece ships unframed, but its standard 16  x 20  size makes it perfect for economical frames sold in many arts and crafts stores.  You can choose one that fits your unique hanging site decor. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Oil Painting, 2018
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; the new brownstone, 2018, Original Drawing Other, 7.5 x 9.5 inches. Artwork description: 241 Drawn with aqueous ink and colored with pencil on paper, this piece will ship framed and wired, ready to hang. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2018
7.5 x 9.5 inches (19.1 x 24.1 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; wild berries, 2018, Original Drawing Other, 8 x 10 inches. Artwork description: 241  Wild Berries  is drawn with aqueous ink and colored with pencil on paper.  The piece will be shipped matted and shrink- wrapped. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Other Drawing, 2018
8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; fried bacon, 2018, Original Painting Oil, 16 x 20 inches. Artwork description: 241 This painting will ship unframed, but its standard 16  x 20  size makes it suitable for many economical frames sold at local arts and crafts shops. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Oil Painting, 2018
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Dave Martsolf; lady of the stars, 2018, Original Drawing Pencil, 14 x 10 inches. Artwork description: 241 This work ships framed and wired ready to hang. ...
Dave Martsolf
Original Pencil Drawing, 2018
14 x 10 inches (35.6 x 25.4 cm)
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