Gallery of Lyle Tuttle 70 yrs Tattooing Retrospective +
this event was a 3 day celebration in San Francisco's Palace of Fine Art to honor the iconic Lyle Tuttle and to raise funds to open the Lyle Tuttle Museum. The San Francisco museum will share with the world his work and collection of tattoo history; such as tattoo guns, flash art, and more. Tattoo artist, collectors, and fans from around the world were in attendance. Lyle started tattooing when he was 15 years old and went on to make tattoo history. He tattooed rock stars and celebrities from around the world and is the only artist to tattoo on 7 continents while being tattooed on 6. He made the cover of Rolling Stone in 1970 after tattooing Janis Joplin, Paul Stanley, Cher, and many many more...
RIP LYLE TUTTLE OCTOBER 7, 1931 - MARCH 26, 2019
It was an honor to have been able to photograph this event.