R.I.P. Rick Walters 1945-2019
He was known as one of the most influential American traditional tattoo artists in history
We are deeply saddened to know that Rick Walters passed away on March 4, 2019 at the age of 72. He was one of the most influential American tattooers.
Rick worked as a manager of Bert Grimm’s World Famous Tattoo, and despite of suffering health problems was tattooing until recently in his tattoo shop, Rick Walters’ World Famous Tattoo Parlor in Sunset Beach.
The tattoo world loses an amazing artist. He will be truly missed. Our deepest condolences go to his family and friends.