Artists: Nicholas McQueen
What year did you start tattooing: 2010
Do you have any special training: Self-taught
Tell us about the style of your work: I flock towards realism. However, I can mimic just about any style. My abilities are well-rounded.
Conventions usually worked: None yet.
Where did you apprentice?: No apprenticeship.
What tattoo artist do you most admire: Dmitriy Samohin is currently my favorite artist but I'm a big fan of any artist who has mastered their craft in their own unique way.
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: Research your artists. Once you've chosen one, give him/her your complete trust in the fact that he/she will give you their best work.
How did you get into tattooing: The taboo way: I bought a tattoo kit online and started practicing on myself, my friends and family. I take pride in my advancement with no one else teaching me but myself.
What inspires you to be an artist: Life. I am alive, conscious and free. The fact that I CAN inspires me.
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: I always look toward styles that I've never tried. I'd like to dip my toe into every recognized style there is in tattooing.
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: Space theme; planets, galaxies, nebula, comets ect.