Zappa

Ricardo Da Silva Cunha

Tattoo Artist: Ricardo Da Silva Cunha 

Tattoo Shop: Descriptive Art Collective

Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist?

I decided to approach the tattoo industry the unconventional way of teaching myself, even though I was aware that this was not the right way of doing things. So, while completing my studies I tattooed part time from my own little studio at home. It was only in my seventh year that I joined Sleight Of Hand Tattoos and four months down the line decided to open up Descriptive Art Collective with Ted Flinstxne. It was quite the unconventional journey, but I’m happy to be where I am.

What drives you?
Always aiming to improve with each tattoo and to hopefully end up on an international platform.

Which style of tattoo to you enjoy creating?

Black and grey realism and portraiture. Reason being, I find it to be the hardest to execute and I get a feeling of satisfaction knowing that I can get close to duplicating the real deal.

Social Handles:

Tattoo Artist – @rick_ink.135

Tattoo Shop Facebook – Descriptive Art Collective

Tattoo Shop Instagram – @descriptive_art_collective

Share this post

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on google
Share on print
Share on email

MORE FROM OUR FEATURED TATTOO ARTISTS

Tattoo Artists

Lloyd John

Tattoo Artist: Lloyd John Tattoo Shop: Mr Hats Tattoo Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? I had admired the tattoo world and everything

Read More »
Tattoo Artists

Megan Fourie

Tattoo Artist: Megan Fourie Tattoo Shop: Ting’s Tattoo Studio Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? I went to get a tattoo done by

Read More »
Tattoo Artists

Sheldon Shaw

Tattoo Artist: Sheldon Shaw Tattoo Shop: Fine Line Tattoo and Piercing Studio Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? After school I would hang

Read More »
Tattoo Artists

Bryan Du Rand

Tattoo Artist: Bryan Du Rand Tattoo Shop: Fallen Heroes Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? I started it as a hobby teaching myself

Read More »
Tattoo Artists

Roxy Rose

Tattoo Artist: Roxy Rose Tattoo Shop: fallen Heroes Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? I  was working as an illustrator at a Johannesburg agency,

Read More »
Tattoo Artists

Ted Flintstxne

Tattoo Artist: Ted Flintstxne Tattoo Shop: Descriptive Art Collective Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? I started rather unconventionally for my time, but

Read More »
Tattoo Artists

Ricardo Da Silva Cunha

Tattoo Artist: Ricardo Da Silva Cunha  Tattoo Shop: Descriptive Art Collective Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? I decided to approach the tattoo

Read More »
Tattoo Artists

Max Eru

Tattoo Artist: Max Eru Tattoo Shop: Obsidian Black Tattoos Give us some insight into how you became a full time tattoo artist? I’ve always been drawing, studied Graphic Design at

Read More »