Menton Matthews III's Pipeline

Menton Matthews III

About

Menton J. Matthews III aka m3 is a artist, illustrator, and writer. His techniques and subjects draw heavily from old masterworks, alchemical writings, iconography, symbolica, and Jungian psychology.

Silent Hill : Past Life ( IDW ) : Covers and interiors
Zombies vs. Robots : Aventure ( IDW ) ; interiors
Proof : Endangered #5 ( Image ) cover
Classics Mutilated ( IDW ) ; cover
The Hellbound Train ( IDW ) covers
Crawl to me ( IDW ) covers
Wire Hangers ( IDW ) pin up
Proof #25 ( Image ) ... view portfolio see more

Speed Paintings

OlignosticD15 - When day allows for it, I like to start off with a speed painting. This took about 30 mins, all in CS5. 02-14-2011

Dec19-2010.jpg - A speed painting from Dec, about 60 mins CS5
NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

dinfre - another digital speed painting 
about 10 mins Photoshop CS5 03-20-2011

jerky - another digital speed painting 
about 15 mins Photoshop CS5 03-22-2011

Mellaton5 - another digital speed painting 
about 30 mins Photoshop CS5 03-24-2011

yarding - another digital speed painting 
about 10 mins Photoshop CS5 03-26-2011

Untitled-1ser3 - another digital speed painting 
about 10 mins Photoshop CS5 03-27-2011

Jane1at_05 - another digital speed painting 
about 10 mins Photoshop CS5 03-28-2011

lips1.jpg - another digital speed painting 
about 10 mins Photoshop CS5 03-29-2011

faceanotherand - another digital speed painting 
about 10 mins Photoshop CS5 03-30-2011

leems - another digital speed painting 
about 30 mins Photoshop CS5 03-31-2011

Silent Hill: Past Life

SIlent Hill issue1 page 2.jpg - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page Two.

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

SIlent Hill issue4 page 17 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book 4, page 17.

11x17 digital CS5

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 4.jpg - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page Four.

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-15-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 6.jpg - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page Six.

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-15-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 12 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page twelve.

11x17 oil on card stock,

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-18-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 13 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page thirteen.

11x17 oil on card stock.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-18-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 19 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page nineteen. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-19-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 20 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page 20. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-19-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 21 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page 21. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-19-2011

SIlent Hill issue1 page 22 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book One, page 22. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

This varies from the one in the printed book, originally I wanted to have the baby in this image. 02-21-2011

SIlent Hill issue4 page 16 - SIlent Hill issue4 page 16

11x17 digital 

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-21-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 1 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book Two, page 1

11x17 oil on card stock.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-23-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 1 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book Two, page 2.

11x17 oil on card stock.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-23-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 3 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book Two, page 2.

11x17 pencil, ink on card stock.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-25-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 9 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book Two, page 9.

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-25-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 13 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book Two, page 13. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-27-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 18 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book 2, page 18. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE
02-27-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 19 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book two, page 19. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE
02-27-2011

SIlent Hill issue2 page 20-21 - Silent Hill : Past Life, Book Two, page 20 and 21. 

11x17 card stock, watercolor , ink and pencil.

NON-EXCLUSIVE
03-01-2011

zombies vs robots aventure

DeadBrains - 11x17 oil on wood panel

A color test for my bot design for, ZvR, This was when I was trying to design my own bots for the book and my ideas for the zombies, but this zombie was too 'sexy" for the book, this did get printed as a pin up in #1. 

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

manowarV2 - This was a digital pin up I did ( #4 ) for the character Manowar, as to what happened to him after the 'incident'.  

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

Various other work

Self Portrait  - 12x12 oil on canvus

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

Nigredo One - Nigredo One : oil on Canvas : 18" by 18"

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

Nigredo Two - Nigredo Two: oil on Linen Panel : 18" by 24"

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

Nigredo Three - Nigredo Three : oil on Panel : 18" by 24"

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

Vascular - Oil on Canvas 30" by 24"

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

apostle three of twelve - oil on wood panel 24x36

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-14-2011

batman commission - batman commission in process , 20x24 oil on wood panel. 02-15-2011

batman commission - batman commission in process , 20x24 oil on wood panel. 
NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-15-2011

her name - 11x14 oil on linen
NON-EXCLUSIVE 03-11-2011

Sketch book

Memento mori18.jpg - ink and markers

wiki : Memento mori ; is a Latin phrase translated as "Remember you must die". It names a genre of artistic creations that vary widely from one another, but which all share the same purpose: to remind people of their own mortality and the punishment they will receive if they transgress the rules of their religion.
The phrase has a tradition in art that dates back to antiquity. 02-14-2011

hands1.jpg - i draw alot of hands.... 02-14-2011

hands2.jpg - i draw alot of hands.... 02-14-2011

OlignosticSideG5.jpg - pencil , yeah just messing around with the side angle.... 02-14-2011

nottrue.jpg - ink and markers 02-14-2011

womenhead9.jpg - ink and markers 02-16-2011

womenhead7.jpg - ink and markers 02-18-2011

birdy001 - A little sketchy I did while on the phone Jason from Comics Pipeline. 02-24-2011

rendthis - 11x17 pen, ink and copic markers. Still trying to get my head around copic markers... copic markers are REALLY not oil... no really ....
03-02-2011

just an old  guy - 11x17 pencil and ink, 03-04-2011

Olignostic003 - pen, ink, water color on cardstock, 11x17 03-14-2011

ladyface - ink and copic, just a face... a face of a lady person... 03-18-2011

Olignostic002 - ink and copic, 11x17 this have something to do with a secret project.... 03-19-2011

Rono1 - another sketch while talking to Jason from Comics Pipeline on the phone. That man just makes me sketchy .... 

ink, walnut ink, copics and your face on 11x17 card stock. 03-21-2011

Mementomori17 - ink and copics

wiki : Memento mori ; is a Latin phrase translated as "Remember you must die". It names a genre of artistic creations that vary widely from one another, but which all share the same purpose: to remind people of their own mortality and the punishment they will receive if they transgress the rules of their religion.
The phrase has a tradition in art that dates back to antiquity. 03-23-2011

forthis - ink and copic. self explanatory 03-25-2011

splode - pen and ink, something I "saw" 04-01-2011

once king - pen ink and walnut. 
just sketching while in a meeting. 04-04-2011

ladyface2 - Finally found a sketch book with off set color pages all the way thought the dam book. 04-06-2011

handthing1 - charcoal and ink. Always fun to try and deconstruct what you see... 04-08-2011

hands006 - charcoal and ink. I always kinda judge artwork by the hands in it, so I try to stay a bit sharp and just draw a lot of hands... 04-11-2011

fullFathom1 - charcoal and ink. the quote is from The Tempest, Shakespeare 04-13-2011

whiteface - just messing around..... 04-18-2011

mother-of-mind - just messing around.... 04-20-2011

commissions

batman001C.jpg - 11x17 oil on panel

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-22-2011

batman001.jpg - 20x24 oil on panel

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-24-2011

daredevil elektra symbol 01 - Oil on Panel 22x17

NON-EXCLUSIVE 02-26-2011

Pipeline Comments

04/22/2011 02:14 PM

Daniele Serra

Great fan of you!

04/06/2011 06:05 PM

Dreamflux

Love the new sketchbook!

03/24/2011 05:18 PM

little pete

Can't wait to see the speed painting on the 31st up close. Looks amazing.

03/23/2011 10:47 AM

Menton Matthews III

Thanks Sideshowscotty ! Made my day

03/22/2011 09:44 PM

sideshowscotty

After seeing up close mentons art i will be a fan for good!!!

02/21/2011 11:40 AM

Menton Matthews III

Thanks Adam ! I a huge fan of your work ! Can not wait to see more !

02/17/2011 10:09 PM

Adam Geen

I'll always be in love with Menton's work.