Adam started tattooing in 1990 and Professionally in 1995. He is a self-taught artist heavily influenced by comic book artists, the punk and metal scene and various art styles. Over time Adam became obsessed with classic and contemporary tattoo art from Japan, USA and Europe. Currently Adam is the Owner Operator of The Tattooed Heart, Specializing in Japanese Tattooing.
Over the years Adam has trained and worked with many international artists, studios, and has attended conventions in NZ, Australia, UK, Europe and Japan. Adam is a diverse tattoo artist with all skill sets at his disposal, Illustrative Japanese, Western, Black Work, Fine Line, Black and Grey, or full colour. Adam enjoys meeting new people, collaborating on large scale work to achieve a harmonious vision, and is always happy to take on new clients.