(Sculptor - DC Direct; Mezco; McFarlane Toys; Toy Biz; NECA, Artist - Pugzee)
For the past 10 years Dave Cortes has been a premier sculptor in the toy & collectibles Industry.
Dave has worked for such companies as Mezco, McFarlane Toys, Toy biz, NECA, and the list goes on and on! Dave is widely regarded in the field for his range of sculpting ability. From realistic portraits to stylized figures, he has covered the spectrum of action-figure sculpting. In 2000 he formed Inu Art, an all purpose sculpting studio located in Red Hook Brooklyn.
As Inu Art continues to service the action-figure industry Dave is taking his talents, skills and imagination in an exciting new direction creating his own line of characters, starting with Pugzee!!!