Ben Shaw is a licensed tattoo artist of 17 yrs. Owner of Archetype Tattoo and the co-founder of the Guild of Ethical Tattooists. Ben is a highly ethical Tattooer who wishes to create beautiful art and a peaceful relationship with the tattoo industry and the regulatory bodies that govern them. Thus, he has been elected chairman for the Board of Body Art Practitioners. An expert in tattoo safety procedures, Ben Shaw is well-versed with the laws and statutes that govern his local industry, blood-borne pathogens, first aid and CPR.