joining the club

my dear friend amanda is an aspiring tattoo artist and works at AERO up on ridge ave

she's in the middle of a beautiful back piece
amanda's tattoo

i've known for a long time that i want some ink. something religious but not polarizing. and beautiful. and on my left forearm. so we told her boss juan was that i wanted a lion, where i want it, how big i want it... and he came up with the idea of the art noveau mane, the pose, the face. and when i get back from nicaragua i'm going to get this: