Ami James is a tattoo artist, media personality, and entrepreneur from the United States. Ami James is a co-owner of “Love Hate Tattoos” and DeVille Clothing, as well as a tattoo artist. In addition, he co-founded Tattoodo, an online platform where customers can have a custom-designed tattoo.
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Childhood and Early Years
Ami James is a 49-year-old man. He was born in the Israeli-occupied city of Sharm El Sheikh, Israel, on April 6, 1972. (now part of Egypt). Furthermore, as a child, he lived in both Israel and Egypt, and he experienced much of his boyhood without his father, who had abandoned the family.
His father got tattoos and was also a painter, thus he was drawn to art and tattooing when he was a toddler. He also moved to the United States before settling in Miami when he was 12 years old. He got his first tattoo at the age of 15, which inspired him to pursue a career as a tattoo artist. In his teens, he returned to Israel and completed his military service as an Infantry sniper in the Israel Defense Forces.
Similarly, his American father converted to Judaism three years before travelling to Israel, when he joined the Israeli army and met James’ Romanian mother. He is, however, of American nationality, and his ethnicity is unknown.
In 1992, Ami began his professional career as an apprentice with tattoo artist Lou at Tattoos By Lou. Similarly, he is the co-owner of Love Hate Tattoos in Miami Beach, Florida, which was featured on the TLC reality television show Miami Ink.
He also co-owns the DeVille clothing brand with Nez and Jesse Fleet, as well as the Love-Hate Lounge nightclub in Miami with Nez and two other close friends. He’s also worked on designs for Motorola’s RAZR V3 mobile phones. He’s also partnered with Boston jeweller Larry Weymouth on a jewellery collection called Love Hate Choppers Jewelry.
In addition, his show NY Ink debuted on June 2, 2011. Season 2 of NY Ink began airing in December 2011 and ended on March 1, 2012. In November 2012, he opened the ‘Love-Hate Social Club’ tattoo workshop in London, UK. Darren Brass, Megan Massacre, and Chris Nez were among the guest tattoo artists at his tattoo studio.
He collaborated with PETA in an ad for their “Ink Not Mink” campaign in 2013. He’s also the co-founder of Tattoodo, an online platform for having a bespoke tattoo design that debuted on May 9, 2013.
Ami has amassed a sizable fortune as a result of his successful career. James is the owner of a number of tattoo parlours. He also has his own clothing brand, has teamed with jewellery designers, has appeared on television, and is involved in a variety of enterprises. As a result, his net worth is eye-catching, with an estimated net worth of $5.1 million. In addition, he has made a sizable profit from the tattoo industry.
When it comes to his personal life, Ami James is a married guy. He has married twice in his life, nevertheless. In 2005, he married Andrea O’ Brian for the first time. However, in 2006, their marriage ended in divorce.
In 2006, he married Jordon Kidd, who was only 18 years old at the time. She is a football player from the United States. He and his wife are the proud parents of two children. On August 3, 2008, they had their first child, Shayli Haylen James. On May 8, 2012, their second child, a daughter named Nalia, was born.
Ami James is a tall and attractive man. He stands 5 feet 8 inches (1.78m) tall and weighs an undetermined amount. His physical type is also sporty. His eyes are a dark brown color. He like to maintain a bald hairdo that complements his physique.
He is active on social media sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has a sizable fan base. He also has over 3.4 million Facebook followers, roughly 293.7k Twitter followers, and around 589k Instagram followers. He joined Twitter in February 2010 and has published 606 photos on Instagram so far.