Artists: thiago amorim
What year did you start tattooing: 2000
Do you have any special training: no
Tell us about the style of your work: im based on japanese style always on some stories and traditions and based on japanese mitology.
Conventions usually worked: i have already been in a quite lot of tattoo conventions, ive been in a few conventions in brasil and got some awards, best black and grey (sao vicente tattoo festival) best colorfull flash series, second best caligrafy, second best japanese (jundiai tattoo convention). In europe ive been in ink vibrations-portugal 2014 best japanese and best of day, in the same year in tattoo rock festival-portugal and got best full leg and second japanese, also in 2014 second best free hand in sabadel tattoo festival-spain, 2015 got frist and second best japanese style in o porto tattoo festival.
Where did you apprentice?: i´ve been as prentice with 13 years old from my brother carlos amorim from familia amorim tattoo shop-lisboa
What tattoo artist do you most admire: filipe leu mike rubendall carlos amorim christian arae mauricio teodoro junior goussain cacau horihana
Before someone gets a tattoo what advice do you give them?: be sure about what they want and be open for we work together and work out on the stories.
How did you get into tattooing: from my 2 older brothers who i raised seem them tattooing and guess thats into our family blood.
What inspires you to be an artist: the freedom of use the imagination and explore the infinity....
What kind of tattoos do you look forward to doing: only body suit.
Is there a tattoo that you haven't done yet that you are dying to do: no.