According to Boston.com, the fan had the tattoo done after the parade. It was apparently well-thought out and not a spur-of-the-moment thing, which is bizarre for a tattoo of this nature.
“He just came in and said, ‘I’m seeing if I could get a tattoo. I wanted to get a portrait of Tom Brady on my left butt-cheek,’” Emily Arsenault, a worker at the tattoo parlor, said. “And we were just like, ‘OK, let’s do it.’”
It took two to three hours to complete the masterpiece – because, hey, you can’t rush art.