Buonagurio (which translates to “Good Omen”
in Italian) has over twenty years of tattooing experience,
beginning in 1992 with an apprenticeship alongside Phil
Colvin at Tornado Tattoo in Atlanta.
then, Tim has worked in several high-profile shops across
the nation, including Tattoos by Lou in South Beach, Urban
Tribe Tattoos in Georgia, and Staircase Tattoo in Santa
Cruz. With artistic influences ranging from Virgil Finlay
to Frank Frazetta to Stan Lee.
is a comic artist at heart who has become well known for
his intricate black and grey work and realistic portraits.
Beyond this aesthetic, Tim is able to work intimately with
his clients to draft unique pieces based on their own vision
and personal taste.
firm believer in the idea that anything – a photograph,
a memory, a concept – can be translated into a tattoo,
Tim is open to all styles and methodologies and won’t
consider a piece finished until his customer is satisfied
and happy with their artwork.
Omen isn’t just another tattoo shop, but is the culmination
of a long, steady life’s work, beginning when Tim
was just a kid playing around with a box of crayons, dreaming
of what he would one day create.