Ralph is a classically trained artist and graduate of the School of Visual Arts. Originally a comic book artist he transitioned to tattooing after receiving his first "real" tattoo from Joe Capobianco. He is Willing to tackle all styles and is known for his smooth black and grey and vivid color . He attacks everything with a strong illustrative style and a hint of comic book realism, as he likes to call it. Originally just a huge fan and admirer of all the crew at hope gallery he is now our newest resident artist and ready to accommodate you in any way.