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Thomas Harkness


With almost 20 years of experience under his belt, Thomas is a venerable artist in the tattoo industry, known for his exquisite fine line work and a keen eye for stylized images and pointillism. His versatility allows him to excel across a wide range of tattooing styles, ensuring that each client’s vision is brought to life with precision and artistry. What sets Thomas apart is his remarkable ability to freehand tattoos, a testament to his confidence and creativity in the craft.


Beyond the buzz of the tattoo machine, Thomas finds solace and inspiration in his personal pursuits. An avid painter, he channels his artistic talents into canvases, exploring themes and techniques that often mirror his tattooing style. His love for the outdoors and nature is a reflection of his deep appreciation for the world’s inherent beauty, an element that frequently influences his work.


Thomas is also dedicated to giving back to the community, spending his time volunteering for causes close to his heart. When he’s not contributing to the community or immersed in his artistic endeavors, Thomas cherishes the moments spent with his family and his beloved cats, finding joy and balance in the simple pleasures of life.


At Divine Arts Tattoo, Thomas brings his wealth of experience, artistic versatility, and personal warmth to each project, creating meaningful and stunning pieces that resonate with his clients. Whether you’re seeking intricate fine lines, detailed pointillism, or something uniquely you, Thomas is ready to bring your vision to life.

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