“My house burned down last night with my cat inside,” the celebrity tattoo artist, whose real name is Katherine von Drachenberg, tweeted on Monday. “R.I.P. My little Valentine.”
On Monday, Von D posted picture of Valentine on Twitter and also shared an image of herself standing amid the wreckage of her home.
“In order to gain everything, you must lose everything,” she wrote.
Von D told her followers she would continue a planned tour in support of her book “The Tattoo Chronicles.”