Garth began tattooing in 1995 in Fayetteville, NC. After spending two years apprenticing and tattooing at Smoking Guns Tattooing he returned home to Michigan and began working in Detroit. Soon after he found work in Utica, MI. There he spent the next 13 years at Magic Touch and co-owning Big Top Tattoo. Now he owns Village Tattoo in Romeo. There he works designing and tattooing original designs for his clients. He is a well-rounded tattooer doing everything from tribal and portraits to traditional American and Japanese full body designs.