Artists: Kyle Stofferahn
What year did you start tattooing: 2010
Do you have any special training: I've been tattooing for going on 6 years now. I know and love lots of different types of styles of art.
Tell us about the style of your work: I'm very versatile. I can do anything thrown my way, but enjoy realism and new school the best.
Conventions usually worked: Salt lake Tattoo Convention
Where did you apprentice?: Frankies Tattoo Parlor in Clearfield, UT
What tattoo artist do you most admire: Hard to say it would have to be between Juan Salgado, Benjamin Laukis, or Jeff Gogue.
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: To make sure its something original. And usually to go bigger with the tattoo. So the tattoo fills the whole area and flows well with the area on the body.
How did you get into tattooing: I've known since I was 13 I wanted to be a tattoo artist. Started out doing graffiti and always been in to lots of different forms of art.
What inspires you to be an artist: How creative you have to be to be an artist. Not just anyone can pick up a tattoo machine and do what a lot of these artists are doing out here. Its really competitive you gotta constantly keep learning and stepping up your game to keep up with how many great artists there are now.
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: I love doing portraits and tattoos with lots of color make it really pop off the skin.
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: Yes all the time, changes frequently though because i always get someone in who wants what I'm wanting to do.