Summer from Maui & Alaska

Rachel G. She has been my personal body guru since October of 2012 in Maui, Hawaii.  My ritual Included attending her Yogalaties class. It’s the perfect combination of profoundly therapeutic yoga and pilates. I then would follow that up by receiving permanent body art. When designing my tattoo I met up with Rachel to discuss the core ideas that I had. She took some of my basic drawings …

Zeena from Maui

As mother I’ve wanted to have a tattoo represent my life with my two girls. Rachel transformed my first tattoo on my lower back.  She created this back piece and I chose the seed of life and the honeycomb pattern to represent the start of my girls’ lives and the home that I’ve made for them.  These patterns surround the …

Sarah

“I’m back in the saddle again” was the first thought that popped in my head when the doors opened at Exotic Eye Tattoo this year. Last summer brought the closure of my own private tattoo / art studios and an overall simplification of my life ever since. Though the decisions were necessary and beneficial it was not without challenges and …

April

Aloha! When I tell people that I have two seasonal shops, one in Alaska and one in Hawaii the response is always “Wow, you have quit the life! That’s two extremes!” Extreme it is and easy it’s not, but I do love it. Alaska and Hawaii’s wild irresistible terrain is just as fascinating as the people who inhabit this land.  …

Hell City Tattoo Festival

Rachel will be in Ohio for the Hell City Tattoo Festival. Check out her morning yoga for tattoo artist and seminar. April 28, 29 & 30

Off the Map Tattoo

Had an amazing panel talk with these lovely ladies at Off the Map Tattoo in Massachusetts last month. So happy to share the same passion and love of this creative life that keeps the blood pumping in our veins! Thank you Off the Map Tattoo for this awesome opportunity.

March

Aloha! Wrapping up the season on Maui I’m very grateful for the opportunities of the past few months being able to create on the islands and abroad, along side many inspiring humans. It’s been a time of travel and sharing stories. Each of us has a story I believe deserves to be told through images and words. One of the …