Tattoo Artist Dutchess opened up recently during a new interview with Sister Circle. During the interview, Dutchess spoke about some of the trials she experienced after leaving the VH1 program Black Ink Crew.

Dutchess currently owns her own “Pretty N Ink” Tattoo shop in North Carolina. She is also a Radio Host on Carolina’s 92.7FM.

In the interview, Dutchess would detail how being the only cast member from a 2 parent home, being the only cast member not from New York, and how being the only cast member to attend an HBCU affected her. Watch a clip of the revealing interview below: