Call him the founding father of black and grey tattoo art with just one needle, Mark Mahoney is one tattoo artist who has left an indelible mark on the tattoo industry and on some of your favorite celebrities such as Britain’s sweetheart, David Beckham, Singer and Songwriter- Lady Gaga, multiple award-winning Actor and star of ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’- Johnny Depp, Magician- David Blaine and a host of other celebrities. Although Mark started out illegally by tattooing bike gang members back in the days, his clientele transformed quickly into A-listers of the Entertainment Industry. In a recent interview with ‘Business Insider’, he talked extensively on his life as a tattoo artist.
Starting out in his native town- Boston, Massachusetts, the well-chiseled ‘young-at-heart’ tattooer, was sure he was going to ink people for life after he stumbled on a tattoo shop in his teenage years. This ‘stumbling’ experience he described as an “epiphany”. Call this discovering purpose at a young age.
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