American tattoo artist Oliver Peck came to the spotlight after judging the competition Ink Master. However, his life is just as controversial as his inks.
Take a browse on this page to know about Oliver Peck’s net worth, height, family, and even his tattoos, in his Wikipedia-type biography.
Oliver Peck Height.
The inked skin entrepreneur has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches. Not bad for a guy like Oliver. However, compared to his fellow Ink Master judge Chris Núñez (5’7″) and tattoo artist Anthony Michaels (6’5″), Oliver is on the shorter end of the scope.
How old is Oliver Peck?
The Ink Master was born on the 29th of July, 1971. Hence, he is 50 years old as of the present.
Oliver Peck Wikipedia
Growing up in Dallas, Texas, Oliver has always been proud of his roots. Moreover, he was raised alone by his mother, Diane Lucas. Additionally, there are no current details about his father.
Ever since he was young, Oliver has always been interested in the arts. When he was 17, he discovered his interest in tattoo art after drawing on his skin with spilled ink.
However, his love for arts distracted him from focusing in school. To add, he went to South West High School as a student. Aside from drawing, he had a knack for doing sports. He was very skillful in football and also an incredible skater.
Unfortunately, he momentarily strayed off the path to his dream after becoming a drug addict. He was involved in illegal activities and was imprisoned for a while. After being released from jail, he decided to change and turned his interest into an opportunity.
He used his tattooing skills as a way to earn some cash. However, he had no formal training in tattooing and just learned from a professional tattoo artist. And by the age of 19, he became a professional tattoo artist himself after the late Richard Stell saw potential in him.
By 1996, he opened a tattoo shop with his friends in his hometown called Elm Street Tattoo. Thus, perfecting his traditional way of tattooing and is now famous for it. Moreover, he made it to the 2008 Guinness Book of World Records when he completed tattooing 415 times 13 in 24 hours. Oliver Peck Wikipedia page isn’t available.
Oliver Peck Net Worth
Oliver Peck is considered one of the most traveled tattoo artists. He visits people from European countries like Germany to Asian countries like Japan for his exceptional skills. Furthermore, he continually improves his skills, thus landing him to appear in a few shows.
He even made an appearance on L.A. Ink and Miami Ink as he was visiting his then tattoo artist wife, Kat Von D. However, his big break in reality television was when he was chosen as a judge for the tattoo competition show, Ink Master.
Unfortunately, he was involved in a blackface controversy which led to his exit from the show. According to Oliver, he would continue to reflect on the bad decisions he made when he was younger.
Controversy aside, the tattoo artist is a successful businessman, so, it’s no surprise, Oliver Peck’s net worth is a considerable amount. Aside from the tattoo shop he co-owns with his friends, he also has his own tattoo shop in Hollywood called True Tattoo. He also owns a restaurant found in Dallas called Tiki Loco.
Having two successful tattoo shops and a restaurant to add, Oliver has earned a modest income. Most of his gain comes from being a tattoo artist. At present, Oliver Peck’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 Million.
Once married to Kat Von D.
The resident master of tattoos was once married to a fellow tattoo artist, Kat Von D. The couple met due to their same interest in working with ink. The couple then tied the knot by 2003.
Oliver often visited Kat during their whole relationship, even getting a tattoo from her once, as seen on Miami Ink. Moreover, the pair has a child together. However, their marriage life lasted for only four years.
During an interview with In Touch Weekly, Oliver Peck reveals the reason for the divorce, saying, “she’s done nothing but screw over every friend she’s had. She cheated on me, got messed up and left me.”
In addition, he mentioned Kat taking drugs to lose weight, being a drunkard, and a destructive person. However, Kat’s so-called affair was the last straw! Thus, leading to their split up in 2007.
Kat Von D and Rafael Reyes have been together since 2018. Moreover, the couple has a son together named Leafar. On the other hand, Oliver has been dating Audra Cabral since 2009. He keeps his relationship with her private. We only see glimpses of their dating life in his and Audra’s Instagram posts.
Oliver Peck daughter
During his marriage with Kat Von D., the couple had a daughter. Unfortunately, there is no information about his daughter’s name or whereabouts.
Since Oliver involves himself in the tattoo business, there is no doubt he also has a few tattoos of his own. According to some sources, he has more than 70 tattoos on his body.
Most of them are on his neck, body, arms, and hands. Moreover, all of the tattoos he has have meanings and have relations to Oliver’s life. Here, we’ll list down a few of his iconic tattoos.
He is fond of heart tattoos and has a ‘Heart with an Arrow’ and a ‘Broken Heart’ tattoo, representing his relationships. Additionally, he has a tattoo of his ex-wife’s name ‘Katherine.’
Moreover, he is fond of having animal tattoos, mostly of different kinds of birds, from sparrows and eagles to ducks. Aside from the flying creatures, he also has a spider and lizard tattoo.
Peck also has random tattoos from females, candles, and shapes. He has a ‘cross’ tattoo as well, representing his religion. Moreover, the artist has a few word tattoos found on his body. However, the majority of his tattoos are related to numbers. Each one holds special meaning to him.