Really enjoyed reading Hellboy / BPRD so thought I’d take a crack at an oil painting verison of the character. Also wanted to pay a little more attention to the background on this piece than some of my other comic painting attempts.
Tweet Playing around with some ideas and came up with this Gandalf / Ian McKellen Caricature from Lord of the Rings / Hobbit films.View full post
Tweet This is the main personality theme panel from the Big Fortune Slot / Pokie / Fruit / Gaming / Poker Machine I did for Aristocrat a couple of years back that has been released recently. An Asian / Chinese theme with lots of gold and a ‘laughing’ Buddha (there are two types of Buddha,… Continue reading »View full post
Tweet Playing around with a different style…hmmm…. Wonder Woman is a DC Comics characterView full post
Tweet This was the first released art that I did for Aristocrat. This is the main personality theme panel from the Aloha Paradise Slot / Pokie / Fruit / Gaming / Poker Machine I did circa 2009. It was a derivation of Miss Kitty / Pelican Pete with the “Sticky Wild” style feature. It was… Continue reading »View full post
Tweet This is the main personality theme panel from the Wild Tooth Slot / Pokie / Fruit / Gaming / Poker Machine I did circa 2009 for Aristocrat. This was a wildly successful game and of the 2000 odd games released into the NSW market in the last 5 years by any manufacturer, this is… Continue reading »View full post
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This was something I was having a bit of fun with for a couple of nights before I went to sleep. Just thought the idea of a female Gambit was cool and meant I could use colours I thought would be appropriate.
Pencils by ComfortLove – http://comfortlove.deviantart.com/art/Chick-Gambit-91981925
Colours by Matt Elder (me)
A colleague of a client had completed their in time Australia and was heading back to Canada. In that time they’d become a keen surfer while in Australia so wanted to give a surfboard with a very Australian theme. The turnaround time on this one was very tight and first time I’d ever properly airbrushed a piece so a real matter of laying the tracks right infront of the oncoming train.
Airbrush on Fibreglass Surfboard – 0.5 x 1.8m (20” x 6’3”)
I recently completed a shoe still life painting for the 2011 Foot Locker Art Prize and created an accompanying free time lapse video tutorial of the painting from start to finish. This is a new addition to the How to Draw & Paint: Masterclass series and hope you enjoy!
Below is the finalised painting – “Running Against the Sun”, Oil Still Life Painting Oil on Gessoboard – 30.5 x 40.5cm (12 x 16 inches).