Because of his multi-faceted talents and experience, Mr. Allen has been invited to speak across the country on topics including the use of technology in tattooing, maintaining artistic integrity, and utilizing communication and empathy with clients. David has a background in graphic design where he fused technology and creativity. His remarkable tattoo portfolio of international clients includes powerful mastectomy scar transformations-demonstrating his keen ability to translate client preferences and needs into life-changing tattoos. He has also successfully added painting to his repertoire, bringing his unique and cultivated vision to the sought-after paintings he creates in his Chicago studio. In addition to his technical and artist talents, he is known for his unparalleled mastery of compassionate “bed-side manner”- seamlessly blending the application of his innovative technical skills with remarkable empathy.