From small town gangster to tattoo artist, we follow the journey of Derek "Ink Slinger" Hoskins. Starting with a stolen tattoo gun in his parents home, Hoskins honed his craft after countless stained rags in his parents kitchen and hours hours of practice. Specializing in dark, gory pieces, Hoskins is now a licensed tattoo artist working at CR Ink in Columbia Overcoming struggles with family, drugs and the law, we see how Hoskins became the man he is today.

From small town gangster to tattoo artist, we follow the journey of Derek "Ink Slinger" Hoskins. Starting with a stolen tattoo gun in his parents home, Hoskins honed his craft after countless stained rags in his parents kitchen and hours hours of practice. Specializing in dark, gory pieces, Hoskins is now a licensed tattoo artist working at CR Ink in Columbia Overcoming struggles with family, drugs and the law, we see how Hoskins became the man he is today.