Artists: Jason James smith
What year did you start tattooing: 2007
Do you have any special training: I had a short and sweet apprenticeship
Tell us about the style of your work: I try to find a nice balance between colour/black and grey, realism, neo traditional and japanese
Conventions usually worked: I'd work all of them if I had the time/petrol money!
Where did you apprentice?: Shin shock tattoos Croydon, uk
What tattoo artist do you most admire: Jeff gogue has always been a massive influence for me
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: Always look out for a long waiting list and a portfolio full of a similar style.
How did you get into tattooing: A passion for art
What inspires you to be an artist: Now days, everything
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: Tattoos that I'm able to design myself before hand.
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: Finishing a body suit!