Kat Von D is not just a huge name in the modern tattoo scene. Kat Von D is a trade mark for outstanding work and unique style.
Well-known not only for her work as tattoo artist, Kat is one of the stars in the TLC TV show LA Ink and Miami Ink. If you’re fan of Motorhead, you probably saw her in the movie “Lemmy” about their iconic and now sadly deceased front man.
An artist with many faces
Kat Von D is founder of the Musink Tattoo Convention. You might have seen Kat Von D as a model and TV celebrity, she’s also a musician with a several albums. Her cosmetics and make-up brand is also very popular. In 2010 she launched her own fashion line.
Von D is currently working in her High Voltage Tattoo Studio in West Hollywood. She is so busy with requests that she is often forced to be declining any new appointments.
But when did it all begin?
Kat Von D or Katherine von Drachenberg was born in Mexico, but she has German and Italian blood. Kat made her first tattoo at the age of 14 and since then she has became an idol of tattoo lovers worldwide. She’s an established role model not only because of his work, but because of her lifestyle.
Among the clients of Kat Von D you’ll find stars like Dave Grohl, Beyonce, Dave Navarro, Ewan McGregor, Jenna Jameson, Lady Gaga, Kirk Hammet and many more!
Fans are going crazy to find out what’s behind her own tattoos. And it’s true, there is a hidden meaning behind each and every of them. Every piece of ink she has is either a memory of a person from her past or someone she admires. She has portraits of her mother, father and older sister.
Kat Von D and her style of tattoing
Kat Von D’s style of tattoing is amazing! No wonder everybody wants to get tattooed by her. She is not only a good artist but a true creator. She loves painting masterpieces on people’s bodies and her extremely good technique and skills allow her to shine at this.
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