Find a job you love and it won’t be work, that’s what they say. Dan TV, a tattoo shop owner in Fort Lauderdale, wants to tak
– Dan TV would die for his tattoos.
e his craft with him to the grave. The ink artist said in this article from County Grind that he wants to die with a tattoo machine in his hand.
Dan takes his work very seriously, and said, ‘If you stop learning, you stop tattooing.’ He said while his other friends in high school were going out and partying or studying, he was in tattoo shops learning the art of ink.
Dan seems to be a bit out of the ordinary in that he not only wants to die with a tattoo machine in his hand, but also in that he named himself after a television. Dan calls himself Dan ‘TV? because ‘television was always an escape for me.?
Dan said he doesn’t view the world realistically (obviously), and that his tattoos reflect that. Some of his body art includes a cartoon owl and a playing card with the word ‘death? on it.
Guess if you’re going to be dedicated to tattooing others its something you should be passionate about! Do you love your job enough to want to do it until your dying day?