Visual expression in natural rhythms has always been a deep love of Nathan’s, predominantly he is a tattooist / illustrator specialising in black and grey dot work realism, but as a subtext his studio explores tattoo studio dynamics in relationship to sustainable codes of practice. His goal to create a closed cycle between the materials sourced and waste protocol that returns them back to source. Nathan manages an allotment alongside his studio where he grows plants that offer natural colours and a variety of mushrooms to him the present potential to explore ink recipes and an opportunity for assistance in waste decomposition . It is this exploration that reconnects Nathan business with the natural rhythms of the earth