Artists: Phillip Knowles
What year did you start tattooing: 2007
Do you have any special training: NO
Tell us about the style of your work: I have a unique "Neo Trad" look to my work. I also am diving into photo realism now.
Conventions usually worked: No. Im not a cool kid.
Where did you apprentice?: I have learned what I have from self practice and great artist Ive worked with throughout the years.
What tattoo artist do you most admire: I admire myself the most.
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: Don't rush it. Don't pick a design off of Pinterest. And don't seek approval from your friends you're with.
How did you get into tattooing: Ive always had a fascination with art as a young kid. Its pretty fun I will say. It just kinda happened ya know.
What inspires you to be an artist: Nature for sure.
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: More photo realism. Portraits. etc.
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: Not really.