Her burlesque career is a startling pursuit for a girl who grew up in the strict household of Jehovah's Witness parents.
But Colby is passionate about the performance art, even though she says it has caused an irreparable separation from her family.
"My sister and I used to do Roller Derby together," explains Colby.
"She is crazy about flowers so my tattoo artist designed it to bring the two of us together." The cheetah-skin tattoo, meanwhile, represents the close affinity she feels for the wild animal.
That show, "American Pickers," has made stars out of all three people. * What: Danielle Colby at O'Reilly World of Wheels Custom Auto Show * When: -9 p.m.
tonight * Where: Chattanooga Convention Center * Admission: adults, ages 6-11; discount on adult tickets purchased at an O'Reilly Auto Parts Store * Information: are the odds of turning a chance encounter at a yard sale into a national TV gig?
"When I get onstage, the performance matches that name; it's not a frilly and delicate show," she jokes. Scroll down and check out her voluptuous body, short and/or medium black hairstyles & haircuts. Three years ago, Mike Wolfe asked his friend of 10 years, Danielle Colby, to help man his store while he and pal Frank Fritz were on the road for a new television show in development.I have certain people I like to collect work from and, when the moment hits me just right, I will have a piece done," she says.Jack Pendergrass, of Rite of Passage on North Market Street, recognized Colby's tats as custom work designed exclusively for her."The thing I like about her is the way she takes a lot of mess off Frank and Mike all the time.