Martin "Hollywood" Shaw Bio
Martin Shaw is a 30 something year old man with a vast education in art. A true believer In Christ yet not a saint, he always knows that a higher power is in control of all things he does. He has been tattooing for 17 years in Florida, Texas and Tennessee. Martin is inspired by photo realism and neo traditional tattoos. Martin takes pride in taking a bad tattoo and making it new again and or successfully cover it forever. He believes a tattoo is for life and so it should be done right the first time, no exceptions and no excuses period.
Martin started tattooing at Body Styles in Tarpon Springs Florida, He spent the first 8 years of his career there before he moved on and started a solo career tattooing for Extreme Illusions in Gainesville Florida and Studio 27 in Newport Richey Florida all the while sharpening his skills as a color bomb and gray scale artist. During his career in Florida he lost his mother and decided that he needed a change in scenery so he moved back home to Texas and went to work at the World Famous Texas Body Art . Texas Body Art is wear Martin met some of the best artist in the world. Being surrounded by such true and raw talent, Martin worked so hard just to stand in their shadows, but after adapting to different styles and venues of the art, Martin knew that he had found his calling. Now in full swing of perusing his dream at Mad Tatter Studios with the best brothers and coworkers anyone could ask for. If you want the job done right the first time? Seek a real TATTOO ARTIST, where everyone else fails we come through with flying colors...
A special thanks to my family. My family is the most important thing in my life my wife of 17 years has put up with me and my shenanigans for so long and always had my back, my 15 year old daughter Marisa is so supportive as is my 10 year old daughter Elayna they are the reason I work so hard to do my best., and I cannot leave my boys out Trevor 5 years and Robert 3 months. I love all my children and I cannot write a bio without mention of my Grandmother Laura G. Shaw thank you for everything NAW!
In close Im thankful to GOD and Jesus for my talent and my ability to change my life and my career and to be a honest and stand up father , brother, husband and friend. Thank you all.
3 Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. 6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. 7 Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. 8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. 9 Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. 10 Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.