Quanie moved from Lithonia, Georgia to Portland in 2017. He is a self-taught illustrator and has been freelancing since 2014. He has a strong foundation in visual arts with a keen eye for design. Quan enjoys exploring various forms and concepts through traditional tattooing with a strong emphasis on contrast and draftsmanship. In his spare time, he enjoys researching art history, music, style, and anything else he can use as inspiration for his craft.