About The Founder


Hello, my name  Daniel,

If you are looking for a tattoo, I would enjoy hearing from you!  I’m a people person who offers my clients a comfortable setting, calm music and good conversation. My clients comment that I  listen well to their needs and work with them to create one of kind pieces that best express their individuality. Though I do some smaller pieces, I thrive when doing true custom artwork and large pieces requiring 4 hours or more . I look forward to taking your design to the next level. I do not take walk in customers but am happy to consult with individuals about design ideas and set a future appointment.

My scheduled hours are Monday – Friday 11am – 5pm. If you have a question regarding a tattoo by me, The only way to reach me is by email. Existing customers get priority and can expect a response in 24-28 hours through the week. New clients may have to wait up to a week. Thank you for your patience! My email is luckyrabbitarts@gmail.com

I have been tattooing for over 20 years and specialize in black and grey portraiture. I got my start in 1993 taking an apprenticeship under Jim Brown in my hometown of Fostoria, OH. Shortly thereafter, I decided to enter the military and became a medical laboratory technician. My talent for creating art collaborated well with the knowledge I learned in medical training. Customer service, proper medical practice, sterile technique, and new technology became my focus. Armed with this information, I adopted new methods and pushed for widespread acceptance of safe tattooing.

Shortly after envisioning Lucky Rabbit and building a clientele, I decided to improve my artistic skills and goto conventions and do guest spots. These allowed me the opportunity to work alongside some of the best tattooers in the world. I have been lucky enough to have traveled the US and Canada and help other tattooers improve their technique by teaching advanced  black and grey portraiture seminars. I traveled to many conventions and competed on a national level, was published and featured in over 50 magazines and books world wide.

I enjoy being a part of our community. I have a heart for at risk youth and baseball. I love Starbucks, enjoy time with my friends and family and cannot stop cooking or planning a good BBQ!

Thanks for your time!!


My first tattoo magazine publication was in back in June 2005 in Tattoo Magazine,  Today my artwork can been seen regularly in the following magazines…

Tattoo Magazine, Tattoo Savage, Skin Art , Tattoos for Men,Tattoos for Women, Rebel Ink, Pain Magazine, International Tattoo Art,

Tatuajes y Perforaciones Revista (MEX), Tattoo Style  (GER),Skin Shots (UK), Tatowier Magazin (GER), Skin Deep (UK),  Custom Tattooz (AUS), Tattoo Expo (AUS), Tattoo Guru, Tabu, Bob Baxter’s Tattoo Road Trip.


  1. (2013)Tattoos for Men…

  1. (2012) International Tattoo Art, Skin

             and Ink…

  1. (2011) Indy’s Nuvo Magazine, and Bob Baxter’s Tattoo Road Trip.

  1. (2010) Tattoo Magazine, Rebel Ink, Skin Deep (UK), 3 features in Tatuajes y Perforaciones Revista (MEX), Pain Magazine and Bob Baxter’s Tattoo Road Trip.


  2. (2009)The Star Press


(2007) Expo

(2004) The Star Press, ShowSight Magazine
(2002) The Star Press
(2000) NBC



(2015) Tattoo Dynamite 2, “The world’s greatest tattoos by the world’s best tattoo artists.”

(2011) Tattoo Dynamite, “The world’s greatest tattoos by the world’s best tattoo artists.”

A special thanks to all the companies who have contributed to my cause, in one way or another.

Fusion Tattoo Inks

NeoTat Rotary Tattoo Machines

Kingpin Tattoo Supplies

Ready to Schedule a Consultation?

Email me at luckyrabbitarts@gmail.com!