Local tattoo artist and UNF student Will Buenavista talks to Spinnaker about what it’s like to be a tattoo artist, his views on art and Pokémon. Buenavista balances being a fine arts major with being a tattoo artist at Jacksonville’s Florida Velvet Tattoo and Piercing shop.
Persons of UNF
People of UNF is a chronicle of students, faculty, university staff, and visitors. The hope of this feature is that we as a student body may gain a closer look at those we see walking by us everyday, those we ignore, and those we sometimes wish we might get to know better.
He’s armed with a blue apron, an arsenal of frying pans, and an assortment of fresh meats, veggies, and cheese. Faced with a dozen hungry students in pajamas who are semi-ready for their day, he asks: “Would you like regular eggs or egg-whites?”