HEATHER MCLEAN

Calgary / Canada

Heather McLean is a Canadian tattoo artist and illustrator from Calgary. She studied painting in Edmonton, Amsterdam, and Vancouver, and began her tattoo career in 1999, as one of the only female tattooers in Alberta. Heather creates surrealist figurative paintings informed by her 15 years of illustration, graphic design and tattoo experience. Her main influences include astrophysics, quantum mechanics, biology, psychology, physical and mental yoga, and Advaitic Hinduism.

Biography / HEATHER MCLEAN

Heather McLean is a Canadian tattoo artist and illustrator from Calgary. She studied painting in Edmonton, Amsterdam, and Vancouver, and began her tattoo career in 1999, as one of the only female tattooers in Alberta. Heather creates surrealist figurative paintings informed by her 15 years of illustration, graphic design and tattoo experience. Her main influences include astrophysics, quantum mechanics, biology, psychology, physical and mental yoga, and Advaitic Hinduism.