As an award winning artist, Joel Bones has been tattooing over 23 years in and throughout Southern California. Appearing in various magazines, newspapers, and publications, he has spent many years advancing his tattoo techniques. Having done guest spots throughout the U.S., Joel has also traveled to countries abroad for work and to attend tattoo conventions. He focuses primarily on realistic tattooing, in color and in black and grey. The special attention to details, contrast, highlight and shadow, allow his tattoos to pop and be striking to the eye.