Chris Midkiff AKA “Crash” founded 3rd Eye Tattoo in the Summer of 1994. 3rd Eye Tattoo is now located in Sharpsburg, Georgia.
Graduate of the Art Institute of Atlanta, Crash started tattooing professionally in 1990 at Painless Paul’s (RIP) world famous Ace Tattoo Studio in Atlanta, Georgia.
In the summer of 1994, 3rd Eye Tattoo was opened just outside of metro Atlanta, but is now located in Newnan/Sharpsburg, Georgia. In 2000, he started writing for various tattoo magazine publications, working with some of the most influential artists of the day.
In 2003, he created and began publishing Tattoo Artist Magazine, a world-renowned trade journal for professional tattoo artists and serious tattoo collectors. Crash is not currently taking appointments for tattoos.