This week’s Have a Nice Weekend features Kelly Ann, a tattoo lover of Traditional black. Fashion, metalcore and grunge music are her big loves. She lives in Austin, Texas, and as she tells us in this interview: “Spreading the importance of self-awareness is key to me!”

Kelly Ann Shuman

Hello Kelly! Would you like to introduce yourself to our readers?
My name is Kelly Ann. Nice to meet you all! I am a tall 27 year old girl who was born and raised in The Hague in the Netherlands. Currently living my best vegan life in Austin, Texas with my lovely husband and my fluffy cat. I may look extreme to some, but I am a very introverted grounded person on the inside. I am very passionate about helping people feel their best selves. Spreading the importance of self-awareness is key to me! And hoping I can launch my project on this subject in the future.

Kelly Ann Shuman

What are your interests? You’re really into fashion isn’t?
Fashion always has been a big passion of mine. I actually got a degree in fashion, and worked as a signed model in Europe. Besides fashion, metalcore & grunge music has always had a huge impact on me. I often combine the two!

Kelly Ann Shuman

When did you first get into tattoos?
My love for tattoos started at a very early age. My best friend’s dad in kindergarden/primary school owned a tattoo shop. So after school I would often hang out there as they lived above the shop. I was really fascinated with the industry, and besides that my dad is fully covered in tattoos as well. As a teenager alternative music was (and still is) my everything, I always loved the look of rock stars covered in tattoos. My parents made me wait till I was 18, and I am very glad they did. Less mistakes, ha ha!

Kelly Ann Shuman

Who has tattooed you and why your choice of total black tattoos?
My first tattoo was a lotus flower on my back in colour. As I was convinced that colourful Traditional tattoos was what I wanted at the age of 18. I am currently in the process of…

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