Tattooing has evolved so much in the past few decades the amount of tattoo artists is booming, and the level of talent has skyrocketed. Many tattoo artists aren’t just masters of tattooing but are fine artists in their own right with gallery shows, and media outside of the skin. Tattooing is big business, and famous business too.
His line work, simplicity, and simple color schemes make a visual effect that is striking and unique. His work uses mythological symbolism and has many recurrent themes like transformation, healing, and rebirth. His yin yang snake tattoo with a black and white combination of lines is breathtaking and one of the better known tattoos.
His mathematical and geometric patterns rival those of any of the other well known geometric greats. His work, entirely in black and gray is entirely dot work, partially because he believes that dots age better than lines and that high contrast makes a tattoo last better. He holds his work to a standard of ethics and will not tattoo geometrics with meaning unless the client knows and understands them.