Matt Elder

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Hulk Smash Brick Wall Oil Painting

ly completed “Hulk Smash Brick Wall” Oil Painting. I was playing around with more of a limited palette than normal and only used about 6 colours in this painting (white, yellow, 2 greens, burnt and raw sienna).

The Flash 01 Oil Painting & Pencil Sketch Study

ly completed The Flash Oil Painting This was the original pencil sketch study for the painting:

Optimus Prime Transformer Marker Sketch

as a quick sketch I did for a weekly OzComics competition and WON: Optimus Prime Draw Off

Store Now Open Online Store online store is now open! Here you can inquire about purchasing original artworks and/or purchase artworks on various product ranges through the new Cafepress shopfront Over time I add new artworks but if there is a specific artwork you’d like to see on a product range, feel free to …

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Female Gambit Digital Painting

as 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 – Colours by Matt Elder (me)

Australiana Between the Flags

eague 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 …

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How to Draw & Paint: Masterclass 03: Shoe Still Life Oil Painting

Masterclass 03 - Shoe Still Life Oil Painting

ntly 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! How to Draw & Paint: Masterclass …

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Artist of the Week (x2) … and other ‘appearances’.

Artist of the Week

recently selected by a deviantart group, DA-Art-Gallery, as their artist of the week from 2,500 members. I was pretty humbled when asked to supply a quick blurb about it all so check it out at: A few days later I was selected by another deviantart group, Aus-Art, as their artist of the …

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Joker on

er painting is featured on a major comics website of best art ever (for the week) along side some of my comic heroes (Moebius, Bill Sienkiewicz, Chris Bachalo, Tim Townsend, Humberto Ramos and Mike Mignola). Being image number 2 on the page makes it all the more sweeter: Pencils & Inks by Mike …

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Joker Pin-up Oil Painting

lot of fun with my Wolverine as Indiana Jones oil painting so I thought I might try another. Next in line is this Joker painting. Pencils & Inks by Mike Deodato Jr. Colours by Matt Elder (me)