This diorama is an homage to british portrait painter artist and comics artist Simon Davis. It is inspired by him and his studio in London.

In comics he is known for his fully painted art work for 2000 AD on Sinister Dexter, Slaine and and Stone Island.

Wetplate by Julie Loen

Creating the artist

Trying to capture the essence when sculpting and creating a scene like this, as if I were painting a portrait.

The Action Figures

I chose to recreate some of the elements that tells us a bit about the artist portrayed.

Things that are in his studio. During my research, I took photos of details, and made miniature versions in polymer clay and metal.

The sculls

Assorted animal sculls, sculpted, painted and stained.


Simon Davis is a portrait painter as well as a comic book artist.

I recreated a few of of his paintings in miniature. Using oil on canvas.

Wetplate by Julie Loen

Coverart by Simon Davis