Met Nikko Hurtado July 2015
Puppy Snuggles for Life!
Diving @ Key Dives Islamorada, FL with a green turtle!
Hometown: Palatine Bridge, New York
From: Malta, New York
Education and Work: Cassandra Graduated in 2010 from The College of Saint Rose with a Bachelor’s Degree in Studio Art, Concentrating in Painting and Drawing. She learned many different styles and techniques that relate to the art of tattooing. While attending college, Cassandra tattooed out of various local shops learning and growing, and trying to find the right home for her talents. From October 2012 to April 2016, Cassandra owned and operated her own shop, running a successful business. She closed her shop in April 2016 because of how busy she was traveling across the country tattooing as a guest artist at shops and conventions. Currently, Cassandra has opened Jellyfish Daydreams, a new & improved tattoo and art gallery space in Amsterdam, NY.
Personal Life: Cassandra loves to travel. She has adventured to various parts of the world, experiencing new places and people. One of her favorite places is the Florida Keys. She recently became a diver in February of 2015, and dives any chance she gets She is now a PADI Divemaster. She has a soft spot in her heart for all animals, especially her two pups Marshmallow and Mama.
Goals and Aspirations: Cassandra is always ready to learn something new, and strives to improve everyday. She has become an avid diver and advocate for the ocean. Always ready for new experiences, projects and learning opportunities. She wants to keep learning, growing and traveling across the world.
Accomplishments and Awards:
Tattoo of the Day (Saturday) - 2018 Saratoga Tattoo Expo
First Place Small Color - 2015 Saratoga Tattoo Expo
Second Place Best Female Sleeve Design - 2015 Harley Rondevous
Attended the Nikko Hurtado and Michael Hussar 2 Day Workshop in Hesperia, California
Guest Artist @ Paradise Tattoo, Key West, Florida and Endless Summer Tattoo, Cocoa Beach, FL