Grant is a freelance artist based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. In 1999, he graduated from Brown College with a degree in Visual Communications, winning awards for Editorial Layout, Video Editing & Postproduction, and Graphic Design. After college, Grant spent nearly seven years working as a graphic designer and production artist, and then in 2006 he made the jump to fulltime illustrator, after having worked on several extremely popular sketch card sets. Grant now focuses on a variety of work, including roleplaying and comic book art, character design, and much more.
If you're interested in hiring Grant for a project, please check out the commissions page.
Drew 500 Artist Sketch Cards for the Star Wars 30th Anniversary trading card set
Created a "How To Draw R2-D2" feature for the official Star Wars Kids site
DC Comics/Rittenhouse Archives (2007)
Drew 300 Artist Sketch Cards for the DC Universe: Legacy trading card set
Exclusive limited edition Star Wars art print for Celebration IV.
Green Ronin Publishing (2007)
Created full-color interior illustrations for the Mutants & Masterminds "Hero High" RPG Sourcebook
Created a "How To Draw Asajj Ventress" feature for the official Star Wars Kids site
Viper Comics "Sasquatch" (2007)
Wrote and illustrated a story for Josh Howard's comic "Sasquatch."
Damon Lindelof & ABC's "Lost" Team (2006)
Commissioned holiday gift artwork featuring the creative team behind the show "Lost."
White Silver Publishing (2006)
Illustration work for the "Ramlar" roleplaying game.
Project Whitecard Incorporated (2006)
Character concept work -- Designed, illustrated, and digitally colored two characters for company's advertising and promotion.
Pro Wrestling Torch/pwtorch.com (2006)
Created interior illustration for the September #933 issue.
Created three LEGO Star Wars "How-To-Draw" tutorials for the official Star Wars Kids site, designed to promote the release of the unaltered Original Trilogy on DVD and "LEGO Star Wars II" videogame
Topps/New Line (2006)
Drew 1,106 Artist Sketch Cards for The Lord of the Rings: Masterpieces trading card set
IDW Publishing/Ben Templesmith (2006)
Drew pin-up art for "Wormwood: Gentleman Corpse" comic issue #3
Green Ronin Publishing (2006)
Created full-color interior illustrations for the Mutants & Masterminds "Ultimate Powers" RPG Sourcebook
Drew 250 Artist Sketch Cards for the Marvel Heroes: The Complete Avengers trading card set
Created a "How To Draw a Jawa" feature for the official Star Wars Kids site
IDW Publishing/Tom Waltz (2006)
Drew pin-up art for "Children of the Grave" trade paperback edition
Viper Comics (2005)
Drew pin-up art for "Oddly Normal" trade paperback edition
Topps/New Line (2005)
Drew 200 Artist Sketch Cards for The Lord of the Rings: Evolution trading card set
Drew 1,000 Artist Sketch Cards for the Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith trading card set
Marshall Field's/Macy's - Marketing/Plotter Dept. (2001-2006)
Graphic Designer (until 2002), Production Artist
Future Leaders of America (2000)
Target Corp. - Packaging/Poster Dept. (1999-2001)
Print Production & Graphic Design
Celebration IV Artwork previewed on StarWars.com:
Star Wars Kids feature: How To Draw R2-D2:
Star Wars Kids feature: How To Draw Asajj Ventress:
"Lost" art mentioned at Newsarama:
"Lost" art mentioned at Comic World News:
Star Wars Kids feature: How To Draw LEGO Star Wars - The Return of the Jedi:
Star Wars Kids feature: How To Draw LEGO Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back:
Star Wars Kids feature: How To Draw LEGO Star Wars - A New Hope:
Star Wars Kids feature: How To Draw a Jawa:
Star Wars Artist Series: Grant Gould:
Newsarama Up & Coming: Grant Gould:
Star Wars artist interview @ PopThought.com:
Grant's Sketch Card for Hurricane Relief:
Grant featured @ StarWars.com:
Grant featured @ ComicFoundry.com:
Grant featured @ TheForce.net:
Grant featured @ TheForce.net's 'Year in Review':
You can reach Grant via the following P.O. Box address:
1769 Lexington Ave. N. #156
Roseville, MN 55113.
Or you can reach him via email: grantgould @ hotmail.com