Artist David Gunnarsson Releases Video Of His Latest Creation For Braden Holtby

World renowned goalie mask artist David Gunnarsson released images and a video of his latest creation for Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby. The closer look was released on Gunnarsson’s Instagram account earlier on Tuesday.

Gunnarsson included a message regarding the latest edition of Holtby’s mask design:

“I am very happy to unleash the latest Caps mask artwork for my friend Braden Holtby⭐️The design is a direct continuation built on Braden’s latest mask stories which live and breath Caps hockey🥅. The iconic eagle logo works just perfect on a mask🦅. Thanks Braden! I love to be your painting wingman for so many years! 🙏🏻😊🎨“

Gunnarsson is the mastermind behind goalie mask designs for numerous Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears goaltenders over the years. A few examples are here, here and here.

Gunnarsson, who has been the Capitals and Bears primary goalie mask artist for a number of years now, continues to innovate with Holtby’s new bucket. The new design features the traditional elements, including the Weagle and three stars, but also includes the number 70 on the chin and numerous Capitol building watermarks crossed with hockey sticks and stars.

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About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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