Before tattooing Dave was a cartoon comic artist originating from Georgia who settled in Springfield. He attended Area 51 Tattoo School and was hired on permanently after his graduation. Having developed a focus on line-weight and expression, Dave has made a great addition to the Area 51 family.

Dave enjoys working closely with clients to create a unique and original designs, while ensuring that the entire experience is fun from start to finish. With a focus on cute, lighthearted designs Dave creates art that is sure to bring joy to anyone who wears it or sees it.

Outside of work Dave enjoys studying animation, cartoons and comics to further his skills of expression and storytelling. He is definitely the artists for you if you enjoy fun, cute tattoos that are a bit silly.