Bubba takes great pride in being a 100% self-taught tattoo artist, having acquired his knowledge through trial, error, and dedicated practice. His confidence as an artist stems from this journey. With a competitive and determined nature, Bubba credits his father for instilling a strong work ethic in him during his upbringing, which has contributed significantly to his business success. His ambition is evident in his rapid rise from tattooing friends and family at home to opening his own shop, specializing in realistic artwork and portraits. Notably, Bubba's talent and dedication have been recognized in the tattoo industry. He was featured on both the fourth and ninth seasons of "Ink Master," a renowned television series, and emerged as the winner of the ninth season, solidifying his position as a top-tier artist in the competition.