Tami Jo Urban Heart Wall Suzuki SV650

GET TO KNOW ME

I'm amazing.

My approach is quite simple: Passion. I'm your typical prototype artist ready to rock that next killer piece, be it an illustration, a painting, an advertisement, a brand strategy or a tattoo. My love of the process keeps me coming back for more. I am, after all, a ninja.

Experience

Principal, Tattoo Samurai

The Urban Machine Tattoo Studio
Miami, Florida
8/2017—present

Principal, Creative Ninja

Tami Jo Urban LLC
Miami Beach, Florida
9/2009—present

Tattoo Artist

Artefex Tattoo Studio
Miami, Florida
12/2016—present

Manager, Tattoo Artist

In Your Skin Shop
Miami Beach, Florida
9/2009-9/2010

Principal, Tattoo Artist

Time is carving Tattoo Studio
Mt. Clemens, Michigan
9/2000-6/2009

Creative Director of Environmental Graphics & Branding

JGA
Southfield, Michigan
1/2005-9/2007

Web Developer

Campbell-Ewald
Warren, Michigan
3/2004-1/2005

Art Director, Illustrator

General Motors
Warren, Michigan
1/2000-2/2004

Gallery Associate

Posterity: A Gallery
Grosse Pointe, Michigan
9/1996-1/2000

Art Instructor

St. Clair Shores Community Education
St. Clair Shores, Michigan
9/1988—6/1996

Education

Master of Fine Arts (Medical and Biological Illustration)

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
May 1999

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Drawing and Painting)

Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan
May 1996

Certifications

Bloodborne Pathogens & Communicable Diseases Training for Tattoo Artists

Biologix Solutions

Adult—Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

American Red Cross

Tattooing Artist License #13-44-1473630

State of Florida Department of Health

Affiliations

Professional Member

Association of Medical Illustrators

Lifetime Member

Golden Key International Honor Society

Professional Member

National Tattoo Association

Girl Coloring With Crayons

BUT ENOUGH ABOUT ME

Let's get to work.