When did you start tattooing?
Do you have any special training?
I don't have any special training with tattooing, but I do have a college education. I have an associate degree in Electronic Systems Technology, Bachelors degree in Business Administration, and I am currently working on my masters in Business Administration and Business Management
What conventions do you usually work?
Star of Texas in Austin, Philadelphia, Detroit, Hell City, Tattoolapalooza in Miami, Cincinnati, Tattoo Jam in UK, Houston Body Art Expo, Texas Tattoo Roundup in Dallas.
Where did you apprentice?
I had a two month apprenticeship at the Ink Station in Abilene Texas.
How did you get into tattooing?
A friend knew that I had drawn all of my tattoos, so he bought me a tattoo machine and told me to go for it
What inspires you as an artist?
Creativity! I love when I can sit down with no plan and come up with something completely unique and then create a beautiful tattoo.
What tattoo artist do you most admire?
Jeff Ensminger, Timmy B, Tomasz Torfinski, Josh Woods
Have you tattooed any celebrities?
Before someone gets a tattoo, what advice do you give them?
Make sure that the tattoo you are going to get is unique. What's the point in trying to be unique if you are getting the same thing as everyone else?
Is there anyone that you would like to tattoo?
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing?
I love doing tattoos that make people laugh. Most of my work has a lot of word play or is simply humorous. SO that is pretty much what I look forward to doing.
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do?
I have a drawing of a President Obama as a pez dispensor. It's a "Prez" dispensor, and I have not been able to find anyone to get it yet.