Nelson artist Gabe Dalton shares the story behind his turtle tattoo.

A Nelson tattoo tale

Nelson artist Gabe Dalton shares the story behind his turtle tattoo.

“I like turtles, and I just wanted Alana [Cronshaw] to draw something up for me. I didn’t expect it to be quite this big but when I saw the picture I was stoked so I went for it. My love for turtles probably stems back to Ninja Turtles when I was a kid, but turtles don’t really mean anything to me apart from just thinking that turtles are just awesome animals. What I really love about this tattoo are the Japanese finger waves.” -Gabe Dalton

 

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