: Chris Stuart
, Tattooist

Chris Stuart is a native of Charlotte, NC. He started his career as a graphic designer at INDUSTRIAL SIGN & GRAPHICS in Charlotte and then began tattooing at SKIN ART in Gastonia, NC working for RAndy Herring in April of 1998. There he worked with Rodney Raines, Rex Barnes, Ray Alexander, Joey Palmer, Dan Simonson and Mike Jones.

He came to ACE in July 2001, working with Colin LaRoque, Rodney, and shop-owner Nick. Chris has recently started exploring other artistic outlets including painting and intends to focus on traveling in the future, both to work and to learn from others.