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He all started tattooing, due to an uncle, on the age of eighteen and knew instantly that tattooing and portray have been going to dominate his lifestyles. The ideas of portray with oils on canvas and its nuances of color have inspired Andrea to regard dermis ornament recommendations in the same mild. He frequently attends foreign conventions and runs seminars on portraiture and realism for pro tattoo artists in his inner most studio. ANDREA AFFERNI 17 18 ANDREA AFFERNI 21 H annah Aitchison Chicago local Hannah Aitchison presently splits her time among the climate structures of Chicago and la. She has spent the final twelve years constructing a particular creative sort that showcases components of classical representation, mid-century American propaganda, artwork nouveau and pin-up paintings. whilst now not “dermatologically adorning” other folks, Hannah enjoys activites as different as knitting, repairing classic vehicles, attending artwork gallery openings and reside tune occasions, gardening and boxing. Her idea is that solid artwork comes from sturdy stories. She additionally enjoys lengthy moonlit walks at the seashore, piña coladas and garden darts. 22 HANNAH AITCHISON 24 HANNAH AITCHISON 27 J ohn Anderton John Anderton has been tattooing for just below 3 years. He prefers realism in his tattoo paintings, even if he loves to scan with many various types. As an artist, he's continually pushing himself through attempting to make each new tattoo larger than the final. He has loved operating at conventions and doing visitor spots at a number of studios, “making a few nice buddies alongside the way”. while he has time clear of the studio he loves to cycle and to play the guitar and sooner or later he hopes to list track. JOHN ANDERTON 29 JOHN ANDERTON 31 33 D iego Azaldegui Diego Azaldegui begun his “amazing journey into tattooing” 13 years in the past. typically it’s been strong, a few of it much less so, yet he nonetheless loves his activity and feels it’s the simplest factor he could be doing because it provides him and his relatives the liberty they should be at liberty. Diego’s studio, MVL Tattoos, has operated in lots of assorted nations. at the moment it truly is dependent in Leeds, England, yet Diego hopes to be at the stream back quickly. DIEGO AZALDEGUI 35 36 DIEGO AZALDEGUI 39 okay ari Barba Kari Barba’s first Outer Limits Tattoo and physique Piercing studio, initially known as Twilight delusion, was once opened in 1983. it's nonetheless working in its unique situation in Anaheim, California, whereas new branches of the studio have opened in lengthy seashore, Costa Mesa and Orange. Kari has been tattooing for greater than 30 years, and has received greater than 500 awards, together with most sensible Tattooist (twice) and most sensible out of the country Tattooist. She loves what she does, participating with consumers to create their final paintings that may final an entire life. In 2005, Kari received and modifed what was once Bert Grimm’s world-famous tattoo studio, validated in 1927, the oldest within the usa and the second one oldest on this planet. Now, Kari, her son, Jeremiah, and 8 different artists, in addition to piercers, are developing a brand new destiny for the studio.