Artists: paul nolin
What year did you start tattooing: 1989
Tell us about the style of your work: i do clean bold lines packed with solid vibrant color
Conventions usually worked: philladelphia boston baltamore richmond and nj
Where did you apprentice?: with Ron Lopez at Rons tattoos in elizabeth nj
What tattoo artist do you most admire: i appreciate tattoos from all kinds of artists and styles for japanese i like Horiyoshi III , Mike Rubendall , and Chris O'Donnell. for over the top crazy stuff i like Aarron Cain, Adrian Lee, The Grime, Phil holt, and for traditional i like of cours sailor jerry, Mike Malone, Ed Hardy, Bert Krak, and my good friend Seth Ciferri
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: Make sure your sure about the design ,if you have 1% doubt. don't do it. and if your worried about the pain just do it you have to earn them. and if your worried about a job not liking it just do it the tattoo will last longer then any nine to five.
How did you get into tattooing: the whole modeling thing wasn't working out.
What inspires you to be an artist: i feel you can find inspiration in anything and you'll find it when you least expect it.
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: I look forward to most tattoos and thats what attracts me most to tattooing its always different. and it changes from client to client.
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: i have tons of ideas in my head but I'm in no rush and il do them before i die.