Zoey is in her 22nd year of tattooing. She started out in a high volume shop and found her way into her true calling – custom work, after making her way to working with the old school tattooers she idolized in her youth. She is known for her loud color and extreme detail work which has won her many awards over the years. Recent years she has shown up in Voyage Dallas Magazine, The Dallas A-list top shops, Bob Baxter’s Road Trip coffee table book and several other publications featuring the Fort Worth Shop and her work specifically.
She opened the original Heart n Soul with everything she had – turned the key with ten bucks and a dream. After conventioning, bike rallies, and guest spots all over the country she has settled into a rhythm of traveling between the two shops. Zoey works by appointment only at both locations. Consultations can be done in person or through email. All appointments require a non-refundable deposit.
Jake began his piercing career nearly 20 years ago in Auburn California. We put him through a traditional apprenticeship so he understands this industry – maintains the pride and dedication it takes to truly be a skin artist. After completing his education by way of the Fakir teachings he has gone on to Master Piercer level. Jake runs the Yuba City shop on a daily basis- his commitment to that shop and to his clients means he is there almost every single day. He is known for his knowledge of both piercing and aftercare follow through.
He will walk you through every step of your piercing and continue to help you thru the healing process. The most common feedback we get about Jake is that he makes sure you know you are more important than just the money you spend with him.
Jake is on a rolling schedule due to his high volume of work, he takes days off when he can rather than set – Jake does not spend time on social media for the most part so PLEASE call the studio to check his days and availability so he can accommodate you. 530.673.8280
Chris has been conquering the tattoo world for 24 years now. He started out running with legends like Tony Olivas and Paul Booth, all these years later he stands with them a legend in his own right. After conventioning, working shops all over the country Chris has found his way home to Northern California- He joined us almost ten years ago bringing his gift of portraits to our shop. Chris’ realism tattooing is some of the best you will find; his ability to bring the skin to life through his artwork is untouchable.
Chris can be found in many publications including covers and features in TATTOO and Skin and Ink, he has won several awards for his work. You can find him at the California shop Tues- Sat. While you will need consultations and appointments for large custom pieces he does try to make time for walk-ins as well. Chris does travel and work at the Texas location, it is by appointment only and requires a non-refundable deposit due upon making the appointment.
Bobby has passed over the half a decade spot of working with our crew. He began at the California location, his clean lines and black work quickly built his reputation up. He does do color but his love is in the lines, his work here is borderline flawless. Bobby is not contained by flash, he will customize your work for you.
He works Thursdays – Mondays balancing appointments and Walk-ins. You can be certain his level of attention to detail will give your piece that something special. As of June 10th, 2018 Bobby will be full time at the TEXAS location, he will continue to travel to California to work periodically throughout the year – By appointment only with a non-refundable deposit.
Andrew has joined our crew in 2018, he has been tattooing in the greater Sacramento area for the last 9 years. Andrew brings his love of color to our California location offering bold lines and loud color. As with how our studio basis its ideals on – Andrew too offers custom work with your vision being of utmost importance to him. He welcomes your ideas to personalize your project working within whatever budget you may have to give you the best possible outcome for your vision. Andrew has spent numerous hours working with charities such as UC Davis children’s hospital resulting in many features in local publications both written and television broadcasts. Andrew does find time to do walk-ins alongside his appointment schedule. He can be found at the California location Monday-Friday from 12-7 pm. All appointments require a non-refundable deposit.