Matthew Gilson is an artist who specializes in concept and design. From the first initial idea, Gilson communicates visual storytelling through each work he creates from start to finish. Using both traditional and digital painting techniques learned from various jobs, college and online education, Gilson has been able to perfect his work.
His main influences are, Frank Frazetta, Frederic E. Church, Burne Hogarth,
James Gurney, Alberto Vargas, John Singer Sargent, Winslow Homer and Eyvind Earle.
Gilson currently resides in Cleveland, Ohio where he studies
Illustration at the Cleveland Institute of Art.