21st Century Schizoid (Wo)man: Tatiana Kartomten

The illustrator and tattoo artist talks inspirations, drugs and being a woman against authority

Californian illustrator Tatiana Kartomten’s drawings are enchanting, mystical things, with enough details to keep the viewer endlessly captivated. The London-based artist’s intricate illustrations also have a spiritual, psychedelic vibe reminiscent of ’60s and ’70s album cover art. Little wonder, then, that Kartomten’s career includes designing the covers for Ty Segall’s bands Slaughterhouse and Fuzz. As well as creating mind-blowing prints, Kartomten lends her skills to …