Celebrity Tattoo Artist Kat Von D to Close California Shop, Permanently Move to Indiana – NBC Chicago
Famous tattoo artist and entrepreneur Kat Von D has announced that she is planning to permanently move to southern Indiana, saying that she will close her iconic Los Angeles tattoo parlor later this year.
Kat Von D, whose real name is Katherine Von Drachenberg, made the announcement on social media Wednesday:
Von D says that she will likely open a private studio in Indiana once she’s done remodeling a home that she purchased in the town of Vevay, located approximately one hour from Louisville and Cincinnati along the border of Indiana and Kentucky.
The decision to permanently move to Indiana means that the artist will close her High Voltage Tattoo shop on Dec. 1, she said.
“I didn’t think it would make sense to keep it open if I wasn’t present, and aside…