Good morning #INKPLAY family!
It’s Tattoo Talk time!
There is a lot to consider for tattoo time and rightfully so.
It’s your skin and well … there’s no refunds on that sh!t >.<
So as a customer, you gotta take some extra steps to ensure your skin falls into the right hands 🙂
In the first episode of Conversations with Customers, tattoo enthusiasts Stacy, Jason and Mike drop some solid gems on knowing your artist
Check it out ~
MY Customer-friend Relationships
As an artist, I challenge just walking in and getting a tattoo.
I want to know my canvas as much as my canvas wants to get to know me.
Since building a relationship with my clients is a MUST for me, I have a few parameters for accepting tattoo work.
We MUST be able to consult prior to our time together and work should last no less than 2 hours.
That means you’re getting something you’re committed to and for that …
I can easily commit to putting my EXTRA very best into a piece ~
Mike is a long-time customer-friend featured in Episode 1.
Here’s a bit about our story ~
Mike + Me
Mike’s been my tattoo client for at least 6 years now (maybe longer haha)
Just like I can’t remember how long we’ve been squinted, I also can’t remember which pieces we started with on our body art journey together >.<
BUT I can tell you about a lot of colorful moments like going for drinks, being told I’m bossy, the support shared for mutual business goals and as he says …
NOT MICROMANAGING the PROCESS