Dave Ross is a prolific veteran comic book illustrator who has worked for all of the major North America comic book publishers including Marvel, DC, and Dark Horse Comics. His noted work includes: Spiderman, Daredevil, Justice League, Avengers Westcoast, Captain America, Excalibur, Birds of Prey, Aliens, Alpha Flight, Star Trek, Punisher, Iron Man series for Marvel, and Star Wars projects for Dark Horse Comics / George Lucas.
He has produced storyboards for feature films, prepared artwork, character design, composition and layout for animation and advised on special projects for television.
Ross has held workshops on drawing for comic books, lectured and given demos at various school boards. And for more than eight years he has acted as coordinator and instructor of a three-year Sequential Arts Diploma Program at MtM College of Animation, Art and Design in Toronto, Canada.
Two years ago, Random House invited Ross to write an instructional book for this genre. “Freehand Figure Drawing for Illustrators – Mastering the Art of Drawing from Memory” by Random House was recently launched in July 2015. (It’s being translated into Korean…and being launched in summer 2016)
Dave is currently accepting commission requests.
Below you will find samples and the corresponding prices. Please allow 6-8 weeks for the completion of your request. Longer waiting periods are possible if Mr. Baldus’ schedule becomes more constricted.
11 x 17 Single Figure – Pencil – $165 Light BG – $215 Detailed BG – $265
11 x 17 Two Figures – Pencil – $235 Light BG – $275 Detailed BG – $320
11 x 17 Single Figure – Inked – $225 Light BG – $275 Detailed BG – $350
11 x 17 Two Figures – Inked – $325 Light BG – $365 Detailed BG – $425