HOW DO I GET TATTOOED BY BRETT HERMAN?
To start the process you must first submit your idea via the “Contact” link on my page. Please be very thorough when describing your ideas, body placement, and size.
WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?
Brett will then review the requests that he receives and determine based on your email which projects he is interested in taking on. Due to the overwhelming amount of requests that Brett receives, there is no way for him to be able respond to every request nor to take on every project that is presented to him. In order to continue the growth and evolution of his art, he is looking for projects that spark immediate interest and inspiration.
IS THERE A WAY TO INCREASE MY CHANCES OF BEING TATTOOED BY BRETT HERMAN?
Yes. Brett normally takes on a project with fewer restrictions on design and body placement before he chooses something that has very set in stone parameters. Clients giving creative freedom and requesting tattoos more along his style will get first priority, Bringing him a great idea will get you noticed quicker than things that must be done a certain way in the tattoo. Larger themed projects and tattoos on clean skin normally receive scheduling priority. Lastly, Brett is looking for clients that are dedicated enough to put forth the time and financial investment that is necessary for them to receive the best possible tattoo.
WHAT IF BRETT CHOOSES NOT TO TAKE ON MY PROJECT?
Through his time in Los Angeles and his travels, Brett will only take on projects that will further his artistic statement. If Brett thinks the project is suited well for someone he knows, he may respond to your email with a referral of an artist that would better be suited for the project requested. He has amassed an amazing network of artists. You can view the portfolios of his coworkers at www.hidden-la.com.
HOW MUCH DOES BRETT HERMAN CHARGE?
Pricing varies depending on the project. The majority of projects that he takes on are tattoos that cannot be finished in one session. He offers full day and half day sittings. To schedule a project, you must be able to travel to Los Angeles and have a full day appointment once each month. If you fail to book monthly, your deposit will forfeited and a new deposit would be required to schedule the next session. Appointments booked after a lapse in monthly visits may also result in a raise in daily rate. Exemptions may apply in times of serious illness or pregnancy.
HOW MUCH OF A DEPOSIT DOES BRETT HERMAN REQUIRE?
Deposits vary depending on the tattoo. Usually between $100-$250 depending on size. Deposits are nonrefundable and will be deducted from the last session of your tattoo.
ARE THERE ANY STYLES OF TATTOO THAT BRETT HERMAN WON’T DO?
Please review Brett’s portfolio before submitting a request for a tattoo. Brett only takes on projects for Blackwork, Dark art, Animal portraiture, Horror and illustrative tattoos. He does not add lettering to designs or do tribal tattoos.
HOW DO I COMMISSION A PAINTING BY BRETT HERMAN?
To start the process of a painting commission please email him direct at Brett.R.Herman@gmail.com. Please keep in mind that he is interested in creating paintings geared towards his style and the best concepts will receive top priority. He requires a 50% deposit on commissions and the remaining balance is due upon the completion of the painting. There will also be shipping fees that vary depending on size of the painting and the location in which it is headed.
WHERE IS BRETT HERMAN LOCATED?
Brett Herman tattoos at Hidden Los Angeles tattoo & fine art located at 24372 Vanowen Street #203 West Hills CA, 91307. He also travels so keep an eye on travel dates or feel free to submit a travel request to be put on his travel list.
All drawings will be ready for viewing the day of appointment or drawn directly on the skin and will not be available for viewing before your scheduled appointment date.