PRESS

In the past I have been featured in a number of books & magazines.  It is always an honor to have my work, interviews, and other endevours published.  Here are some snippets of different media in which my work has been displayed.  For Interviews, Live Painting, & seminar information, email tracesofdave@gmail.com

Antennae of Inspiration

Antennae of Inspiration

This book is amazing, and I was so stoked to see a handful of my work among the awesome artists featured in it. Its a huge coffee table book filled with Insect related artwork ranging from Tattoos, to drawings, paintings, photography, and more. This book is cool just to own in general!

Tattoo Titans Trading Cards

Tattoo Titans Trading Cards

This was such an honor to be a part of. Tattoo Titans is a Tattoo Trading card series, where each card shows a different tattoo on the front and a picture and little bio about the artist. My inner child freaked out, hah! My card is in Series II, so be sure to check them out if you get a chance. They are VERY limited.

TATTOO FLASH ARTICLE!!!!

TATTOO FLASH ARTICLE!!!!

HOLY SHIT! I'm super honored to have this 10 page feature in Tattoo Flash, April 2013. I can't begin to say how surreal it feels. Check it out and laugh at my sexy mug! haha!

SKIN & INK ARTICLE!

SKIN & INK ARTICLE!

Skin & Ink hooked it up again, this time with a sweet 6 page artist review. I have some cool work in there I haven't posted anywhere else, so be sure to grab a copy of this issue! Thanks!

Freshly Inked Magazine

Freshly Inked Magazine

Got a cool little write up in Freshly Inked Magazine. Check it out, thanks!

Savage Magazine

Savage Magazine

I have a 6 page spread and interview in this issue of Tattoo Savage.

Animal Ink

Animal Ink

Animal Ink is coffee table book of nothing but animal tattoos, published by Momento Publishing. You'll find a spread of my work and a funny little story about one of the pieces published.

Cranial Visions

Cranial Visions

Another awesome coffee table book by Momento Publishing. This is an amazing book of anything skull, which includes some of my paintings and tattoos.

Flash Tattoo Magazine

Flash Tattoo Magazine

Won 3rd place in this contest put on by Tattoo Flash magazine. I didn't enter it, so it was cool to see it pop up like that! Thanks again guys!

Skin Art Magazine

Skin Art Magazine

Couple of tattoos in this issue of Skin Art!

2013 Best of Ventura County

2013 Best of Ventura County

Did it again! thanks to everyone that voted, you all rule!

2012 Best of Ventura County

2012 Best of Ventura County

Took 1st place in the County under Tattoo Artists. Thanks everyone!

Tattoo Extremities Book

Tattoo Extremities Book

I have a few tattoos that came out it this book put out by Momento Publishing. It is available through Amazon or MD Tattoos.

Skin & Ink

Skin & Ink

Skin & Ink published 2 pages of my work in this issue, be sure to check it out!

Eight Arms of Inspiration

Eight Arms of Inspiration

SSOOOOOOO STOKED! The talented Jinxi Boo as created this awesome coffee table book bound with nothing but awesome octopi art from all different mediums. Honored to have a handful of my tattoo work published within its pages. Thanks again!!!!

VIDEOS

I am slowly trying to break out into the video realm.  Here are some of my favorite videos posted in my YouTube Channel, which has a lot more content.  Check it out! 

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Savage Magazine

I have a 6 page spread and interview in this issue of Tattoo Savage.