Trey English has packed up and flown the cope, this time to Sparrows Tattoo Company in Mansfield, TX. Clint Cummings originally founded the shop and ran it until his untimely death on Dec 23. 2016. Trey is teaming up with Clint’s parents and brother and he will be a strong influence in the shop and help bring along the young artists and gain new inspiration from the other artists around him.
He will be joining an exceptional team of artists and his wife as he continues to push himself artistically and grow into one of the best tattoo artists in DFW.
Trey English returned from the Evergreen Tattoo Invitational in Eugene Oregan on March 17th thru 19th. Trey joined a slew of big names in the tattoo industry at the convention and used his awesome tattoo skills to create several custom pieces for attendees.
“There was tattoo artist from all over the world, even this Russian artist who was killing it all weekend,” said English. “I also got to meet Joey Hamilton who is really nice.”
Trey finished several pieces at the convention including a human heart, a straight razor, and I got to do a few walk-up pieces.
Trey will next be competing at the tattoo competitions at the Texas Ink and Art Expo Texas Ink & Art Expo
April, 07 – 09 2017 at The Will Rogers Memorial Center. 3401 W Lancaster Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States.
3401 W Lancaster Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States.
Come check out Trey English, as he marks his return to the Fort Worth Stockyards at the 2017 Ink and Art Expo.
Trey English has officially accepted invitations to two tattoo conventions in 2017. Trey has packed his tattoo gear and he is ready to hit the convention trails in search of awesome tattoos and a lot more awards.
Trey will first be participating in the 3rd Annual Lubbock Tattoo Expo, February 3rd thru 5th. His style and skills put him in the running for best small color tattoo and many others.
Next Trey is cruising over to the Evergreen Tattoo Invitational March 17th thru 19th.
“I like conventions because it’s fun to network and learn from my peers,” said English. “It also allows me to show the public what I am truly capable of with my tattoos.”
Trey will be entering into the tattoo competitions at both events and will be looking to continue his winning streak.
“I want to thank everyone who asked to support me at these conventions by donating their skin to me,” said English. “I am very sorry that I could not book everyone, but I only have so many slots and times to tattoo.”
At the 2nd Annual Ink and Arts Tattoo Convention in Fort Worth, English took home 2nd place in black and gray, Tattoo of the day on Saturday, Best neo-traditional small, and first place small cover-up. He also took home two awards for Best Small Color and Best Neo-Traditional tattoos at the 1st Annual Ink and Art Tattoo convention in 2015.
Trey English has had a successful month and is creating more art than ever. His determination and artistic skill shine through in his work.
Trey was commissioned at the beginning of the month to paint a portrait of Jewel Staite, the actress who played Kaylee Frye in Firefly and Serenity.
He also created more custom tattoos for his ever-growing list of clients. Trey has utilized this month to sharpen his black and gray tattooing skills. He created a stunning portrait of Toothless the Dragon, wearing a fedora and an amazing tattoo of a lion that looks like a photo.