David Rettker

Where were you born? Year, Country, State. Where do you live currently?


Chicago, IL US/Same



What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures?


Absentee parents.



Who is your favorite skateboarder, living or dead? Any ties to skateboarding?


Is the singer from Barenaked Ladies a skateboarder?  If so, him.  If not, pass. 



Who is your favorite artist, living or dead? 


Jeremy Mann, Beth Cavener Stichter, Kim Cogan



When you're not creating amazing works of art, what do you enjoy doing?


Photoshopping my face on to photos of other people who just caught a large fish then emailing it to them.



Who are your biggest influences?


Early Barenaked Ladies.



What mediums do you enjoy working in?


Acrylic on wood.