The Apprenticeship Diaries

The Apprenticeship Diaries

Amy & Rico

Amy & Rico

A Podcast about beginnings: How the tattoo artists (and professionals) we revere, got their start; What it took, what it takes, and the stories that are made!
Ep. 189 ”Keep it Moving” (Diary Entry 2:2 with Killian Moon)
November 29, 2023
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Ep. 189 ”Keep it Moving” (Diary Entry 2:2 with Killian Moon)

What a fun human to have met. I really got into this conversation with Killian Moon (Located in Atlanta, Georgia and works out of "The Magic Eye"). Killian is a mover and shaker. I appreciated this very fun exchange we had. Hopefully, as much as it wasn't an "interview" as much as it was a solid bac...

Ep. 188 ”Moon Landing” (1:2 Diary Entry with Killian Moon)
November 22, 2023
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Ep. 188 ”Moon Landing” (1:2 Diary Entry with Killian Moon)

One of my favorite beers is Killian's Red and that's one of the fun facts I shared with Killian Moon, when I met him at Paradise Tattoo Gathering. Right away, I was caught by Killian's personality (He's like a human cat <3). I loved him instantly and later, realized that he does gorgeous tattoos ...

Ep. 187 ”Sponge Ya Lata” (2:2 Diary Entry with Nicole DeRoy)
November 15, 2023
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Ep. 187 ”Sponge Ya Lata” (2:2 Diary Entry with Nicole DeRoy)

This is a wonderful second half with Nicole DeRoy, as in this part of her Diary Entry, we get the sense that she's taking the power back and finding her rhythm in the tattoo world. Listen in to hear the origins of this phrase "Sponge ya lata," and what this symbolizes for Nicole in her tattoo journe...

Ep. 186 ”Learning to Walk with Grace in the Journey” (Diary Entry 1:2 with Nicole DeRoy)
November 08, 2023
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Ep. 186 ”Learning to Walk with Grace in the Journey” (Diary Entry 1:2 with Nicole DeRoy)

After Paradise Tattoo Gathering, it was clear that this show needed to gather the apprenticeship journey's of both "Nicoles" that Rico and I got to stay with at Jiminy Peak, MA. This week, we hear from Nicole DeRoy of Acme Ink Tattoo, in RI. She's had a very fettered start as her apprenticeship star...

Ep. 185 ”Gifted and Grateful” (Diary Entry 2:2 with Nicole Williams)
October 31, 2023
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Ep. 185 ”Gifted and Grateful” (Diary Entry 2:2 with Nicole Williams)

In this second part, of Nicole Williams' Diary Entry, we hear nothing but gratitude. She admits that this is all so much better then she had imagined and how glorious her mentor Scott, has been. Scott owns and operates Trident Tattoo Company in PA. Nicole is so humble and super voracious for knowled...