Jacob is an award winning tattoo artist based out of the coveted Loco Tattoo on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. His work has been featured by Tattoo Media Ink and Skin Art Mag as the ‘Editor’s choice’ and within various Australian tattoo publications.
A former animation artist, with a background in 2D traditional animation and a commissioned oil painter, Jacob is a highly skilled, mixed media artist who is passionate about original and creative artwork. As a tattooist, Jacob specializes in large scale, colour realism tattoos and is personally interested in portraits, pop culture, anime and Disney designs. His background in animation and the art industry ensures that he has a proclivity for capturing colour contrast, composition and detail within his work.In an industry that is largely grey scale, he stands out not only for his aptitude with colour, but for his ability to bring black and grey realism tattoos to life. Jacob is a perfectionist who values the subtle detail in art and improving his craft.