AYDAN
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AYDAN
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Where were you born and where are you from?
I was born on 20.07.1974, City Sliven, BULGARIA.
I now live and work in Varna.
I often go outside Bulgaria as a guest tattoo artist and Tattoo Conventions.

How did you get introduced to the tattoo culture?
It's a long story, and the short story - a friend told me how to make a tattoo machine.
I did it, and it went from there in 1997...

When did you get started?
I started in 1997, as an amateur. 2001 as a professional.

Do you remember the first tattoo that you did?
Yes, of course. It was a small tribal design on my friend,
with handmade machine.

How would you describe your style of tattooing?
Japanese , Fantasy , Color.

What were you doing before you got into the tattoo business,
and what made you change?
Before I was a student of Art, specialty “Sculpture” and
Bass guitarist in a Band.

What influences your artwork?
I love my work, I’m doing it with pleasure. :)

What advice would you give to someone looking to get their
first tattoo?
They have to want it and love it, I can only help them to do awesome.

Do you see your self doing anything other than tattooing?
Not yet, as long as I know that I can tattoo .......
Will draw on something else .....
I am an artist, and I will continue to paint, whether skin or
paper.
I will not stop to do art.

Do you have a favorite quote?
Onward and upward.

Where do you see the tattoo culture 10 years from now?
Still popular and famous.
awards

2002
TATTOO CONVENTION SOFIA,BULGARIA
   III-rd PLACE

2004
BODY ART FESTIVAL SOFIA LAND,BULGARIA
   I-st PLACE

2006
BODY ART FESTIVAL TZAREVO,BULGARIA
   II-nd PLACE

2010
TATTOO CONVENTION GRAZ,AUSTRIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND GRAY

TATTOO CONVENTION SUNNY BEACH.BULGARIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF SHOW
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND WHITE
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF DAY
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF DAY

TATTOO CONVENTION WIEN,AUSTRIA
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND WHITE

2012
TATOO CONVENTION GRAZ,AUSTRIA
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND GREY
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF DAY

TATTOO CONVENTION BODENSEE,GERMANY
   I-st PLACE – BEST OF SATURDAY
   I-st PLACE – BEST OF SHOW
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND GRAY

TATTOO CONVENTION SOFIA,BULGARIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF BIG TATTOO
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF SHOW

2013
TATTOO CONVENTION FRANKFURT,GERMANY
   II-nd PLASE - BEST OF DAY
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF SHOW-FEMALE

TATTOO CONVENTION GRAZ,AUSTRIA
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND GRAY

TATTOO CONVENTION BODENSEE,GERMANY
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF SUNDAY

TATTOO CONVENTION BURGAS,BULGARIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF SATURDAY
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF ASIAN STYLE

TATTOO CONVENTION SALZBURG,AUSTRIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF COLOR
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF DAY
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF SHOW
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF SHOW

2014
TATTOO CONVENTION GRAZ, AUSTRIA
   II-st PLACE - BEST OF DAY

TATTOO EXPO SOFIA, BULGARIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF ORIENTAL

TATTOO CONVENTION BOURGAS, BULGARIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF SATURDAY
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF JAPANESE
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND GRAY
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF SMALL TATTOO
   III-rd PLACE - BEST OF REALISTIC

2015
TATTOO CONVENTION BOURGAS, BULGARIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF LARGE TATTOO
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF SMALL TATTOO
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF SATURDAY
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND GRAY

TATTOO CONVENTION BUCHAREST, ROMANIA
   I-st PLACE - BEST OF BLACK AND GRAY
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF SATURDAY
   II-nd PLACE - BEST OF LARGE TATTOO