Traditional Art (Illustration / Painting)
Book Illustration, Caricature Illustration, Cartooning/Comic Strip Illustration, Fantasy/Sci-Fi Illustration, Greeting Card Illustration, Horror Illustration, Other Traditional Illustration, Political Cartooning, Portrait Illustration, Product Illustration
Media, Advertising, Publishing, Entertainment, Other
6 - 10 years
New York City, New York United States
Ethan Young is a prolific illustrator with a decade of experience. His main expertise is sequential art and cartooning. Whether it's comic books or storyboards, Ethan Young brings his own unique sense of style and storytelling to every panel, while always maintaining the client's original vision.
Young has contributed comic art to Dark Horse Comics, Image Comics, DNA Creative, Ardden Entertainment, Hermes Press, and Johnson & Johnson. His upcoming graphic novel 'NANJING: The Burning City' is being released by Dark Horse Books in September 2015.
In addition to comic books, Young has illustrated and designed for TV, advertising, video games, independent films, album covers, and much more. Young was the lead storyboard artist for 'The Centsables' on Fox Business Channel, as well as a character designer for Animation Domination Hi-Def, contributing work to shows such as 'Major Lazer', 'Axe Cop', and 'Golan the Insatiable'.
All work is delivered in separate stages: rough layout, refined pencils, inks, and digital colors.
Here is a list of standard flat rates in a variety of categories (rates vary on a project-to-project basis):
- Storyboards in rough pencil: $150 per page / Storyboards in refined pencil: $250 per page
- Full Color Illustrations start at $600 and vary with size.
- Full art for comic book in Black and White (22 pages + cover): $7000 (lettering not included).
- Full art for comic book in Full Color (22 pages + cover + lettering): $10,000.
Prices can be flexible, so please do not hesitate to inquire. All projects require a 50% deposit upfront (via PayPal) with the remaining 50% to be paid upon completion (unless other arrangements are agreed upon). Any revisions requested after the final stage will incur additional charges at hourly rate.
Only serious inquiries will be considered. All solicitors who approach with back-end deals and/or profit-sharing will be politely declined. Ethan Young does not offer free preliminary work or spec work.
You can reach Ethan Young directly at email@example.com.