Des Moines, Iowa
Graduate of San Francisco Art Institute.hgs 9/12/06 Lives in SF and Honolulu, Hawaii. Don Ed Hardy is a painter, printmaker and tattoo artist. Fascinated by tattoos since childhood, Hardy has become a master of his craft while continuing his work in the more traditional mediums of painting and drawing. A scholar of tattoo history and lore, Hardy has curated tattoo exhibitions and written and published catalogs about the art of tattooing.