Gene Hernigle, better known as Gene-O, has been working at Tom Spaulding Tattoo Studio since the spring of 2001. Gene began drawing and cartooning at a young age. He worked closely with his high school art teachers, and went on to study art at Fulton Montgomery Community College. Gene is skilled in all forms of tattooing. He enjoys doing large, colorful pieces, lettering, and bold graphic designs. Gene has also been doing body piercing for many years.
"I have great memories of my past painted on my skin, reminding me of the things I have been through, of why I do what I do. I live to tattoo."