David Szymanski is a son of a sailor. Stationed in southern port towns, life was always on the move as a child. Discovering how to tattoo oneself with crude equipment in middle school. He started a traditional apprenticeship in Ohio, post high school, in a biker tattoo parlor in '97. Working abroad for years, he travelled west to find a home. He started at Oddball in 2007. Davids work is bright, bold and full of magic. He draws inspiration from traditional tattooing from the 70’s and 80s. With an understanding of fine line culture and the bold will hold application.