Sweden’s David Gunnarsson has designed goalie masks for the Washington Capitals since 2008. Here, a look at his designs for Caps goalies past and present. — Kris Coronado (Note: Full screen option will not show at optimal size.)
David Gunnarsson, 35, began designing as a teen, and it eventually became a professional calling when he designed a mask for Boo Ahl, one of the top Swedish goalies in 1996. “When I did that mask, it was like a bomb,” says Gunnarsson, who runs DaveArt, based in Vrigstad, Sweden. Today he has six employees and paints 170 masks a year for players in the NHL and other leagues.Courtesy of David Gunnarsson/Daveart.com
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