David Schonhoff was born in San Diego, California. He attended numerous art schools throughout his younger life, and earned his BA in studio and fine art through California State University of Channel Islands in 2012. Schonhoff works in a variety of mediums and techniques, including painting, illustration, sculpture, photography, animation, graphic design, motion graphics, apparel design, gallery installations, and set design. He currently lives and works in his studio in Los Angeles California.