Matt Elder

Author's details

Name: Matt Elder
Date registered: November 14, 2010

Latest posts

  1. How to Make a LEGO Cupcake Stand MOC with FREE Instructions Speed Build DIY Yin Yang Design — December 5, 2019
  2. TOP 5 LEGOLAND Dubai Miniland Models – Indoor Walkthrough Tour of Iconic Buildings in LEGO — November 21, 2019
  3. LEGO Mosaic Image Makers — November 14, 2019
  4. What is a LEGO GBC (Great Ball Contraption)? Review Time-lapse Fire Rescue First Responder to GBC 34 — November 12, 2019
  5. DO NOT GO TO LEGOLAND DUBAI before seeing this video!! Full LEGOLAND Dubai Tour in under 3 minutes — November 8, 2019

Most commented posts

  1. Hulk Smash Brick Wall Oil Painting — 6 comments
  2. Female Gambit Digital Painting — 3 comments
  3. How to Draw & Paint: Masterclass 02: Self Portrait Oil Painting by — 3 comments
  4. Free Video Tutorial: How to Draw: The Basics — 2 comments
  5. The Flash 01 Oil Painting & Pencil Sketch Study — 2 comments

Author's posts listings


Aloha Paradise Slot / Pokie / Fruit / Gaming / Poker Machine

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 »


Wild Tooth Slot / Pokie / Fruit / Gaming / Poker Machine

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 »


CyberForce’s Aphrodite V Digital Painting

Tweet Here is CyberForce’s Aphrodite V taken from the recent kickstarter reboot of Cyberforce (of which I’m looking forward to my hardcopy as a financial supporter – ). Pencils by: Marc Silvestri Here


Baby Sleeping Portrait Study

Tweet This piece is a study from one of my own photographs for a painting I hope to get to one day. Is it done with charcoal or is it digital?!


Interviewed on Kapow Comic Book Show

Tweet A little while back when Image Comic’s Topcow head Matt Hawkins was in at Kings Comics, the Kapow Comic Book Show did an interview with me about my comic book art (and hence on the 2nd half of the below youtube video):


African Animals Nursery Mural Painting

Tweet I recently completed this large African Animals Nursery Mural Painting (Acrylic on Canvas – 0.76 x 2.0m (2.5 x 6 foot). ). There are 50+ African animals in this large painting that needed to be bright, for a childs nursery and done in a weekend (usually dislike acrylic and stay away from but needed… Continue reading »


Yoda, Flash and Optimus Artworks featured on

Tweet Over the last little bit, I’ve had my artworks featured on in there “Best Art Ever (This Week)”. Here are the links: Yoda on Dagobah The Flash Optimus Prime


Hellboy at the Cemetary – Portrait Oil Painting

Tweet 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.


Yoda on Dagobah – Oil Painting

Tweet I wanted to push a comic style painting a little more impressionistic and why not give everyone’s favorite Star Wars Jedi Master, Yoda, the treatment. This whole painting was done primarily with a just a palette knife.


Catwoman Crouching 01 Portrait Oil Painting

Tweet Recently completed “Catwoman Crouching 01” Oil Painting. This was the first time I’d tried a female comic character and I find them a little harder to do then their male counterparts.