From the quiet mountain town of Waynesboro, Virginia sets forth a tenacious, self-taught artist. AJ Herron, age 26, began life in the arts through music. He was in a touring metal band for 6 years always bringing his art along for the ride. As his interest in the arts broadened he developed his skills on a canvas, really exploring acrylic and spray paint. Then came the doodles and the sketches all day every day. Learning he was more interested in art as a career he left music and started his pursuit of the artist dream.
After many hours endured in the tattoo chair himself, following befriending his tattoo artist and spending time in the tattoo world, AJ realized that was it! With many artistic talents under his belt, AJ Herron began pursuing the life of a tattoo artist.