Kim Chu attended The School of Arts at VCU majoring in Illustration and Fashion Design and NVCC for her Dental Assistant Certifications. She has shown her collection and artwork at Crystal Couture in Crystal City and Sweet Charity in Washington D.C. She was the finalist for Project Fundway, won 1st place for Project Runway’s Mondo Guerra’s Fade to Red Fashion Show, and received 1st place for The Art Institute’s Fashion for Passion Scholarship. Her Couture collection was published in Fashion Fight’s Poverty Magazine.
After 6 years in the Fashion Industry and a decade as a Dental Assistant, Kim found her true passion in 2013, Tattooing. She believes in artwork that flows with the body and compliments her human canvas. Kim enjoys tattooing realistic black and grey art and traditional Japanese with a modern twist.