Octavia has been traveling since 2006. Octavia began her journey riding on Motorbikes with her husband on the Route 66 in the United States, that lead onto traveling for ten years. Now times are changing, she has moved to USA, and now lives in San Jose California. She moved here with her talented husband Gary Vaughan in May 2016.
Octavia was bought up in a farm in Herefordshire, surrounded by green fields and vast woodlands with no city life or traffic in sight. Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Shropshire are on the welsh border and are know as one of the most beautiful county's of the UK with rolling hills, windy lanes and pretty villages. J.R. Tolkien visited here and wrote part of Lord and the Rings.
Octavia has been creating art from the time she could hold a pencil, and over the years she has applied her art in many different forms , from pencil, painting, airbrushing custom painting and digital art. Octavia has applied her craft to graphic design, illustration, portraits, logos, websites, custom painting to tattoo design.
Today she designs tattoo art for people all over the world and when she is not designing tattoos for you she is working on her own temporary tattoo brand.
Samples of Art - 1st Pencil - 2nd Acrylic - 3rd Digital
Octavia can work digitally or traditionally and she works with: Graphite pencils, Colored pencils, Acrylic paints, iPad Pro
Custom Tattoos Bridging the Gap from fantasy to Reality.
During the days of her traveling she has been redefining herself, her artistic creativity to suit her new traveling lifestyle. The early days was spent working on her personal art for pleasure, working in the fantasy realms with faeries, mermaids and mythical Men. You can see these creations here.
Motorbike Passion and Custom Painting the Early Years.
One of Octavia's main passions in life is motorbikes and custom painting, she was trained by the renowned Piers Dowell in the UK. She used her airbrushing skills to paint motorcycles, guitars, motorcycle helmets, snow boards and cars. Here pride and joy was a kawasaki Z1000Ltd she stripped down and rebuilt with Piers and friends. Featured on "Back Street Heros", to see more of Octavia’s. You can view more of her custom painting.
From America to Asia and a Few Places Inbetween.
Future Travel Dreams to see more of the United States, Peru, Chili, Paraguay, Uruguay, Costa Rica and more