Artists: Dillon Forte
What year did you start tattooing: 2006-01-01
Do you have any special training: I've been experimenting in all mediums of art since I was a child.
Conventions usually worked: Paradise tattoo gathering, London Tattoo convention, Chicago tattoo expo, Hawaii tattoo expo, Portland tattoo expo
Where did you apprentice?: telegraph tattoo with Mark Freitas
What tattoo artist do you most admire: Shige
How did you get into tattooing: I had been drawing and painting my whole life and it seemed like a natural progression. After my first tattoo, I went around shop to shop asking for an apprenticeship. One shop finally let me come in and mop their floors.
What inspires you to be an artist: Sacred Geometry, mandalas, the metaphysical, crystals, fractals in nature, the growth patterns of nature and reality, Law of attraction, eastern mythology, outer space, quantum physics
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: Dot work, black work, sacred geometry, mandalas
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: fully bodysuits