Details: This poster shows a tattoo design by Ed Hardy. At the top it says Ed Hardy . It shows an Asian-style dragon holding a whirlpool. The background is water and waves.
Don Ed Hardy is an American tattoo artist born in Iowa in 1945. Hardy was the first Western tattoo artist to incorporate Japanese tattoo aesthetic and technique into his work and is an accomplished fine artist, as well. Today Hardy is in semi-retirement when it comes to tattoos, but oversees his San Francisco studio, Tattoo City. Since the 1980's, he has concentrated on non-tattoo based art forms, especially printmaking, drawing and painting.