Amanda Zito was born and raised in Western Montana and spent her childhood on her family’s ranch. She moved to Portland, Oregon in 2010 to attend the Pacific Northwest College of Art where she earned a BFA in Illustration and is now serving an apprenticeship at Dark Star Tattoo. She spends her free time driving as far away from the city as humanly possible and pining for home.
She started riding in 2012, she currently owns two beautiful motorcycles; Lazarus, a 1980 Suzuki 850gl, and Hephaestus a 2005 Honda Shadow Spirit 750.
Keep an eye out for her latest grand scheme; A 3,600 mile trip encompassing Montana’s back roads, Ghost Towns and many Natural Landmarks, dubbed “As the Magpie Flies: The Pilgrimage” coming Summer 2016.