Born and raised in Long Beach California, Jeff has always loved the arts – specifically classic animation. Although over the years his attention to the arts switched over to a career in Social Work, the desire to create was still in his soul. After several years and many obstacles, he decided to pursue his passion for art in a whole new realm. Tattooing. Jeff got his start tattooing in Portland, Oregon and after some time Jeff made the decision to pursue an opportunity that many wished for. After hard work, sleepless nights, and perseverance – he’s proud to say he is a full time resident artist at NiteOwl Tattoo Northwest.