I Love My Library pin, available again!

This enamel pin is available again as a fundraiser for EveryLibrary.org. Extra exciting this year is that as a monthly donor, your dollars will be matched to go even farther to keep libraries open! Show your support here. I am honored to have created this design for such an amazing organization, with my partner &… Continue reading I Love My Library pin, available again!

Folk Art Jellyfish

This is the last design I'm offering for my Folk Art Tattoo Coloring Book project proposal. I'm starting to work on the finished coloring book pages with these illustrations at their center, which, with the finished videos of these concepts as tattoos, I'm starting to shop around next month to publishers. Thanks to everyone who's… Continue reading Folk Art Jellyfish

Folk Art Flamingo

My first video in my Folk Art Animals Coloring Book project, from drawing to finished tattoo. My goal is to complete 10 of these to help a publisher get interested in putting out a whole book devoted to designs in this style. I am grateful to have several of these in the works so far,… Continue reading Folk Art Flamingo

Folk Art Animals

I am working on a new series of folk art animal designs, for tattooing and as a book of designs to color and use for tattoo reference. Animated gif versions of some of these live on my Selected Works page. Designs are based on a variety of traditional Scandinavian and Eastern European folk art, and… Continue reading Folk Art Animals


"Flashbanger'" my new book of tattoo design line art is now available on Amazon! "Flash" is an old term that refers to tattoo designs that harkens from a time when tattooers traveled with the circus, or independently crossing the globe with their whole shop in a trunk. A sheet of flash would give potential customers their choices of… Continue reading Flashbanger!

Letters From The Void

I am proud to announce that Float On has released a new book about people's experiences in their sensory deprivation float tanks. I was featured in their first book. Artwork From The Void (FloatOn, 2011) which was mostly pictures and a few selections of writing. This book is primarily writing about the float experience, and a… Continue reading Letters From The Void

Thank you for your support of Every Library!

Muriel and I are very excited to say that our enamel "I Love My Library" Pins sold out, and have now all been shipped! Thank you to everyone who purchased one of the limited edition pins we had made, which benefits the amazing work that EveryLibrary does to help libraries across the country stay open. If… Continue reading Thank you for your support of Every Library!

Rio DeGenarro Benefit Show

I am honored to have been invited to MC at the “Blame it On Rio” Benefit show, August 19th at the White Owl Social Club! Rio is a second-generation tattooer, who in addition to marking thousands of people over the last 40+ years, taught a large number of people to tattoo as well, in his… Continue reading Rio DeGenarro Benefit Show

My first review in the UK!

I am super excited that “The Tattooed Mummy” (as in the British term for “Mommy,” not the other thing) wrote a super sweet review of “Mommy’s New Tattoo.” Check it out here and follow her on Twitter! I love it that my little creation has learned to swim across the pond.