Kat Von D
- Kat Von D
- Birth date: March 8, 1982
- Birth place: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
- Marital status: Divorced
- Website: www.katvond.net
Kat Von D was one of the featured artists on the first two seasons of Miami Ink, which has traveled the globe, airing in many countries including Japan, Australia, Brazil and England. TLC's season two finale, which aired on May 8th was watched by over 3,000,000 people.
Kat specializes in fine-line, black & gray style life-like portraits. In more than a decade of being a professional tattoo artist she has amassed a devout following including over 435,000 friends on her myspace.com page and thousands more checking her out at TLC.com/LA-Ink. In addition, many celebrities, athletes and entertainers seek out her services such as Jackass' Bam Margera, Steve-O and Ryan Dunn, Slayer, My Chemical Romance, Guns N Roses, Green Day, The Mars Volta, Eve and Mira Sorvino.
She collects vintage platform shoes and designer clothing.
She featured in an episode of 'Bam's Unholy Union'.
She is friends with Bam Margera and was a guest at his wedding, along with her husband.
After a fall out with the crew of Miami Ink at the end of season 2 of the show, Kat opened her own tattoo shop in LA. It opened in 2007 and a new show will air on TLC called "LA Ink.".