Biography

Emma Flores (pr. she/her) is a native San Franciscan raised in a creative home by an Illustrator and Photographer. She recently returned to SF after tattooing in Brooklyn. She credits her success to early visual art training at SF Public Arts High School Ruth Asawa SotA and Smith College where she received her BFA.

Emma specializes in illustrative blackwork balancing a level of realism and surrealism | lining and shading | bold and minimalistic. Her process is patient and collaborative. She strives to be socially conscious within the tattooing industry. Her primary subjects include botany, figurative line drawings, creatures and daily objects. When not tattooing, she can be found petting dogs and trekking to the nearest green space.

Booking with Emma at Black Serum in San Francisco

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