Born and raised in Africa, tattooing has been a passion of Shaun's since he was a teenager, Inspired by his favorite metal and hardcore heroes covered in tattoos from head to foot. After leaving Africa in 1998, Shaun moved to England and started getting heavily tattooed in London. He eventually moved to the states, and in 2001, started an apprenticeship in Kansas City, under Rod Sanell from Freaks on Broadway. With Kansas City as home base, Shaun traveled for several years and has worked in just about every part of the country, until 2009, when he settled in Seattle for two years.
After traveling to NY several times and working as a guest artist, Mike Rubendall asked Shaun to come onboard to work at Kings Ave . Beginning April 2011 Shaun packed up his things in Seattle and trekked across the country with little hesitation. Shaun has permanently joined the crew at Kings Avenue Tattoo.
Works in LI:
Friday through Tuesday