When did you start tattooing?
What conventions do you usually work?
Minneapolis Tattoo Arts Convention, Tattoo You in Carlton, MN
Where did you apprentice?
The Canvas Tattoo Studio, Prior Lake, MN
How did you get into tattooing?
The incorrect way of just tattooing myself and friends with a "prison style" homemade machine, haha. Then eventually just fell in love with the process and artistic value of tattoos
What inspires you as an artist?
Seeing what every awesome tattooer is doing out there. Magazines, conventions, and the people i work with
What tattoo artist do you most admire?
As of right now im really digging David Tevenal's work
Have you tattooed any celebrities?
Before someone gets a tattoo, what advice do you give them?
Eat food, pick a movie, relax and have fun. And when doing lettering, always spellcheck! haha
Is there anyone that you would like to tattoo?
Well i just gave my mother her first tattoo at the age of 63, so thats off the list. So i guess my father
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing?
I've really been trying to strengthen my "new school" style a little bit more lately with perspective and color composition. So i really just want to do more of that
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do?
Portrait of Gary Busy on a co-worker, which will be happening within the next week!