Katherine Von Drachenberg, better known by her registered trademark name Kat Von D, is a renowned Mexican-American tattoo artist, who’s recognized for crafting intricate and artistic designs, drawn from different cultures and influences she experienced during childhood.She is often heard crediting her grandmother for exposing her to art, be it learning the piano, listening to the classical compositions of Beethoven, or creating Latino-inspired tattoos.See full summary » Oxygen Media gets under the skin of the art of tattooing in Best Ink, a new competition reality series laying bare the cutthroat and wildly unpredictable world of tattoo artistry. See full summary » Hosted by rock legend Dave Navarro and judged by icons of the tattoo world, Chris Nunez and Oliver Peck, 10 of the country's most creative and skilled tattoo artists descend on NYC to ...See full summary » A Hidden Camera Show similar to Candid Camera but famous celebrities are the victims.
Her first book, High Voltage Tattoo, compiling her artworks and tattoos, with a foreword by Mötley Crüe's Nikki Sixx, was released in January 2009 and reached #6 on The New York Times Best Seller list.And soon, she was one of the busiest tattoo artists in Los Angeles, even before she entered the notable Miami Ink.Besides, she opened her own Hollywood tattoo parlor, LA Ink, in Hollywood.staying in the charts for 114 weeks after its release.star Kat Von D has confirmed that she is, indeed, dating Jesse James, we remembered a little fun fact about the reality star that links her to the douchebag's former moronic mistress, Sluts Mc Gee: they both are disgusting Nazi sympathizers!! She and her boss, Ami James - who is Jewish - got into a fight, and Von D left the show - but before she did, she presented James with a signed photo that read "Burn in hell, Jewbag," along with a burning Star of David and a swastika! When the scandal was leaked back in 2008, Von D alleged that the photo was forged, but we think that so many anti-semitic scandals surrounding one douchebag can only mean this guy is not kidding around!