Artists: Jhon Gutti
What year did you start tattooing: 2006
Tell us about the style of your work: My Style is color and B&G realism.
Conventions usually worked: The local conventions in my country mainly Medellin interntional expo and Bogota international tattoo expo, I´ve been in th guadalajaras international expo too in Mexico and another international expo in Caracas in Venezuela, this year I am trying to attend at least two conventions in the EEUU.
Where did you apprentice?: Didnt have a conventional apprenticeship I learn almost everything on my own, painting and drawing and of course tattooing
What tattoo artist do you most admire: I admire a lot of incredibe artists, like Dmitriy Samohin, Nikko Hurtado, Mike Devries, Kyle Cotterman, Carlos Torres, Den Yakovlev, Tofi, Kari Barba, Tommy Lee Wendtner, Ivano Natale,Tye Harris, Jeff Gogue, are some of them.
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: Be sure of what you are going to get, think about it, because is going to be forever with you, and try not to copy internet tattoos, bring your own idea.
How did you get into tattooing: it was because the guy that tattooed me a few times, he ask me to start tattoing, he saw my draws and he liked it, so he explained me how to do it in almost a week, and thats how i got into this art.
What inspires you to be an artist: My clients reaction when they see their tattoos, and my desire of improve my skills day after day.
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: I like to do portraits, and custom realistic tattoos, thats what i like to do.