4 months into working at Ragtime and I’m hooked.  I love the environment!  I’m getting constructive feedback and the level of camaraderie is fantastic.  Feeling very grateful to be here! Here is Alex’s Odin vs. Fenrir side piece we finished up.  Most of this tattoo sits on some very extensive skin grafting.  I always enjoy […]

Listen up Internet I’m excited to announce I’ll be tattooing out of Ragtime Tattoo starting April 2nd (this way we know there’s no tomfoolery)! I’m grateful to my co-horts at TRX that have made me feel very welcome back in Saint Louis.  So I leave grateful for what I’ve been able to learn and develop over […]

The challenge for any artist is the early stages of the journey. On top of that there is never a clear timeline either. We are bound by our location, the people we surround ourselves with and our work ethic. It’s only when all three align that things start cooking.  Hind sight is 20/20 and there […]

This was a fun project on a really good dude.  In order to finish this before he went abroad for a semester we did all the shading on the lower 3/4s of this piece over two days back to back.  Sam was a beast needless to say.  He had come to me not so happy […]

I love this dude and miss hanging out with him. I always look forward to his random texts with ideas for future tattoos. Never a dull moment, Sean has the most tattoos by me out of all my clients and I’m grateful. He has a really great collection going as well by some very rad […]

This post isn’t about Pirates at all but it is about one of my favorite clients who is well on her way to rivaling Sean for caring the most tattoos by me. Shannon is awesome.  She picked up my skull hydrangea piece I had hanging up in the shop after I had done a little walk-in […]

Seeing your work healed is a treat, cause it doesn’t always happen too often.  Plus I’m very green behind the ears and never feel like I know what the hell I’m doing anyway.  So having the opportunity to scrutinize your work once it’s settled in is very educational.  The first two are about a month old […]