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...Dick Warsocki of Grinn and Barrett Tattoo Studio Omaha
An Omaha native and nationally respected artist, Dick Warsocki
has spent almost half his
life working behind a tattoo machine.As founder of Grinn
& Barrett, he
helped promote tattoo culture in Omaha and is a time-honored veteran of the craft.
Make no mistake -- when it comes to dropping names, Dick
has an impressive laundry list of peers, including: Jack Rudy, Suzann Fauser, Shoemaker Mike, Louie Lomoi, Steve Fergusen, Fat George, Bryan Everett, Sailor Moses, Deana Rudnicki, Burt Rodriguez and Paul Booth to name a few.
spent time on the road working the "tattoo tour", spreading ink across the country as a visiting artist.He tattooed with some of the best in the industry and also did time in California -- working at Good Time Charlie's Tattoo Land in Anaheim.
Needless to say, Dick's
been there and done that. Dick
& Barrett to his former employee Jen Beirola in 2006 with plans to retire, but since retirement, "is for people with nothing better to do," you can find him at the shop laying ink with the rest of the crew.
Jen Beirola | Dick Warsocki
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