Henna Inspiration: Kevin Craig, Tattooist

Kevin Craig (A.K.A. Kalpavrksa), a longtime friend, tattoo artist and inspiration for my henna work, has been tattooing for over 20 years in the Tri-state area. His canvases range from wood to skin and he employs myriad mediums and styles.

His work is influenced by Eastern art, bhakti yoga imagery and urban style design including lettering and Western religious imagery. Kevin cites tattooists Ron Lopez and Adam Kaplan as inspirations and adopts a client-guided approach when constructing designs.

The results are stunning: