Ink Fusion Empire

Get some ink at Florida Supercon! Ink Fusion Empire is the original and leading International Entertainment and Comic Con Tattoo program, and holds license agreements with Lucasfilms LTD. Check out all the artists that will be at the show below and learn how you can book a session at the show!

Patrick Dearman

Patrick Dearman, also known as “Bear” has been tattooing professionally since the mid nineties in various locations in and round the southeast. Based in Central Florida- Dearman has won best in Orlando several times and opened Imperial Class Tattoo LLC in 2012.
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instagram : @inkslinginjedi
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Philip Denby

Philip Denby is a UK based CGI Modeler/Concept artist with a BA(hons) Animation. With a love for character design, model making, story telling, painting, Art overall and a new technologies enthusiast. He has over 10 years experience as a senior test engineer. Planning work and methods for structural and mechanical test and inspection. He’s been working in the tattoo industry for about 14 years. Recently he became a member of Ink Fusion Empire.

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Marc Draven

Marc Draven is the creator and director of the “Ink Fusion Tattoo Empire – Where the Worlds of Tattooing and Pop Culture Collide”. Marc is the only tattoo artist Worldwide, who is licensed by Lucasfilm ltd, but also endorsed by Comic Book Legend Stan Lee.
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Joshua Heckert

Joshua Heckert has been tattooing professionally for over five years and is currently based out of Tymeless Tattoo in Baldwinsville, NY. Thanks to his love of comics and cinema, he loves to blend styles of pop culture and traditional.

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Carl Huggins

Carl Huggins is a licensed DPOR certified artist and the owner of “Nappy Days Incorporated”. At 14 he was introduced to anime and graphic novels and they’ve been a catalyst in his career ever since. He currently works out of his home shop, Studio Evolve, in Virginia Beach, VA.


Tori Robinson

Tori attended Columbus College of Art and Design in the early 90s and has work as a designer as well as a fine artist. The last 10 years have been spent professionally tattooing in Ohio. Tori’s style ranges from realism to newschool and she enjoys neo-traditional.

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Facebook: /toriwinkle

IG: @thetoriwinkle

Kelly Rogers

Kelly Rogers has been tattooing for almost 20 years. He has been a multiple award winning artist at tattoo conventions across the nation and has been featured in various tattoo publications and social media sites.  Rogers has also worked in conjunction with the legendary comic creator Stan Lee and comic artist Arthur Suydam for various charities as well as Lucas Arts. You can find Kelly Rogers at most Ink Fusion Empire Conventions across the nation,  or at his studio Gearhead Tattoos and Piercings  in Cape Coral, FL.


Andrea Swabb

Andrea Swabb has been tattooing professionally since 1997 and is thrilled at being an active member of Ink Fusion since 2007.  Andrea likes to tattoo anything cartoonish, as well as video-game graphics and comic book style art, and imaginatively all things naturally unusual.

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Jake Swist

Jake Swist is originally from Fall River, MA but now lives and works in Cocoa, FL. He first got introduced into tattooing through his uncle, who also introduced him into the comic book world. His favorite Comics are Spawn, Sin City and Daredevil: A Man Without Fear. Favorite movies include Jaws, Predator and The Empire Strikes Back. He opened his studio, Cocoa Village Tattoo Gallery in 2018.

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