Grace, Guts and God

September 12, 2012


Joe Riley has been tattooing professionally since 1997.  He enjoys all styles of tattooing, and feels that being diverse is the key to keeping things interesting.  Some of the styles he likes best are biomechanical, Japanese, black and grey and color realism.  He has traveled the country, working in many different regions and has worked with some of the best in the industry.  His tattoo work has graced the covers of many different magazines and  he has won dozens of awards in many different categories.  Joe continues to push himself and strive to grow as an artist.  Aside from tattooing, Joe also enjoys painting in many different mediums including watercolor, acrylic, and oils.  Joe feels that being a true artist is one of the most important aspects of tattooing.