Found July 31, 2013 on Diehardsport:
Washington Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner has been working on his first tattoo for about two years now and didn’t want it shown off to the public until he finally had it finished.  Alzner unveiled the tattoo through a series of tweets and had this to say about it prior to it being finished: Another Alzner note: he’s in the process of getting his first tattoo on his right arm. It depicts a nautical scene, including an old-school sailing ship and a water vista, as homage to his native Vancouver. “People don’t really understand the vision,” Alzner said. No photos allowed until it’s finished. “@LukeAdomanis: @KarlAlzner What's the meaning?” Sweetness! — Karl Alzner (@KarlAlzner) July 29, 2013 Definitely an awesome finished product, and it is easy to see why it took two years to finish. [Washington Post]

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Capitals’ defenseman Karl Alzner went to Twitter to show off his new tattoo that has been two years in the process.  His ink pays homage to his hometown of Vancouver. It illustrates a nautical scene including an old sailing ship and a female leaned up against a vintage boat anchor. During the two years, Alzner was adamant that no pictures were to be taken until it was completely...

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