Tattoo artist Marvin Rivera was born and raised in Philippines, home of the oldest living tattoo artist in the world Whang-od. Even at a young age, he loved to draw what he sees, especially people. At the age of 14, his family migrated to Portland, Oregon. After high school, Marvin attended community college and took art classes. He also went under a graphic design course. While in school, he realizes that his passion is tattooing. He pursued his dream and later became a licensed tattoo artist. He started his own shop Mariposa Tattoo Studio at the Pearl District in Portland. From black and grey, portrait, to black work, he is a versatile artist. Click his picture to check out his work.