What year did you start tattooing: 2000
Do you have any special training: AA degree and Old School Apprenticeship with Mike Schweigert Tom Yak and Robert Ryan and worked next to Daniel Higgs During my apprenticeship and learned a wealth of knowledge
Tell us about the style of your work: I like to do a bold traditional American/japanese style with a twist of weird! aka Dr Morlok Style I was trained to be very Versatile in all styles in order to work well in a street shop
Conventions usually worked: Non Recently i 2010 asbury park NJ visionary 2010 Miami FL visionary 2001 Mario barths Convention in Seacaucus NJ 2002 Houston Texas convention
Where did you apprentice?: Body Art World Point Pleasant NJ
What tattoo artist do you most admire: there are so many........Michaelangelo Perfetto
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: Get a good one, i never force a tattoo upon someone i give time to decide what they want or to give me a direction to draw something for them.
How did you get into tattooing: 1997 got my first tattoo by Tom Yak and i fell in love with it at that moment. I was attending community college in 2000 focusing on fine arts, when i realized tattooing is for me. I went into the shop i was getting tattooed at and asked for a job. They started me at the bottom. I trained intensively for three years!!!
What inspires you to be an artist: To push myself everyday to do the best tattoo i can. Also to be able to follow through on a vision that a person has in mind for a tattoo.
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: all of them large back pieces all the way down to infinity loops with words
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: a complete body suit