Professional Tattoo Artist
Richard began his tattooing career in Flagstaff Arizona in 2007 as an apprentice under Charles Hayes of Black Butterfly Productions. After his apprenticeship he went on to open his private studio under the name Boy Howdy Designs. In 2012 Richard moved to Tallahassee where he worked for a couple small local tattoo shops before opening The Iron Inkwell LLC in 2013. Richard ran The Iron Inkwell until March of 2020 when he closed the doors to start a new venture with Craig Beasley from Monument tattoo called the Tallahassee Tattoo Company. Today this is where you can find Richard making cool tattoos and lasting memories for all his clients.