Member of the Week – Dave Szalay

Oct 14, 2023 | Featured Member, News

Dave SzalayDave Szalay is an award-winning illustrator/designer, a writer, and full-time college professor. Dave has illustrated several books and loves stories of history and culture, as much as fantasy and folklore. He also enjoys editorial illustration for healthcare, science, and technology.

He and his wife Krista, with their cat Luna, live along a quiet stream surrounded by woods and wildlife near the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Their two sons live nearby with their growing families including 3 grandkids.

He is represented by The CAT Agency. Szalay has been awarded at the SCBWI-national, the American Ad Awards, 3 x 3, Creative Quarterly, and the Ohio Arts Council.

Visit Dave:
Twitter: @daveszalay
Instagram: daveszalayillo

Szalay in Studio
All the Pres Pets Chasing Inspo







Dog Walk for ICON

William Wilgus

Katherine Wrightsleepy hollow









White Stag

© no artwork displayed can be used without permission of the artist, Dave Szalay