Kernal Tubbs

Kernal is owner of and tattoos at True Til Death Tattoo Co. in Ashtabula, Ohio

What is your all-time favorite movie?
My all time favorite move has got to be Joe Dirt ,I have watched that movie at least 100 time.

What are you passionate about?
The only thing I’m more passionate about then tattooin is my family and providing for the.

Coffee, tea or Coca-Cola?
I like my coffee strong , my tea sweet ,and my coke cold.

What has Influenced your career?
I have way too many influences to name them all but I would have to say the biggest would have to be Krooked Ken damn near everyone I know is because of him. Almost every time I tattoo I ask my self what would Krooked do lol.

What is your morning routine?
My morning routine? Huh well I wake up to my wife saying your turn  she wakes up before me and gets our oldest two daughters up and around for school) then I get up and dressed and take them to school, drop them off get a coffee and a McGriddle, come home eat, smoke a cig and get ready for the day. No joke it’s like that every morning.

If you could interview one person, who would it be and why?
If I could interview one person it would have to be my Mother I would like to know where she found the strength to so supportive of me and all that I do.

Best advise you can give a new apprentice:
My advice to a new guy would be that there is no substitute for hard work.