Born and raised on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Matt Slay has been in production art for over 20 years having generated images for IDW’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Image Comics, The CBLDF, Upper Deck’s “Marvel Premiere”, “Marvel Beginnings”, and others; as well as Cryptozoic’s Tarzan 100th Anniversary sets. He has also worked on “Charnel House” with Wes Huffor and Broken Voice Comics.
Matt Illustrated “Time Traveled Tales Vol. 1” and “Vol. 2” with Timothy Zahn, Aaron Alston, Michael Stackpole, Jean Rabe, Janine Spendlove, and many others. He’s provided covers for “Equilibrium “and “3 Story Dungeon “and is currently writing and illustrating his own anthology series “Patchwork Ends”.
Matt studied Illustration and Design at VCU, The Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art, and completed his Bachelor’s in Illustration at Radford University and later completed his Master’s Degree with endorsements in Art History and Art Psychology. He now puts that experience to use as an illustrator bouncing back and forth between comics/comic books, advertising, and marketing.