Owner and founder of Gold Ocean Studio; Sara is a self-taught artist. Tattooing professionally since 2013, she specializes in Illustrative realism, fine line, and soft black/grey tattoos. Sara loves tattooing flowers, faces, animals, nature, script and ornamental backgrounds, but also tattoos color upon request. She is certified in permanent makeup tattoos and specializes in powdered ombre eyebrows.
Coming from an extensive background of fashion Sara also enjoys dabbling in photography, primarily candid portraits. As a wife, mother and dog enthusiast Sara has an incredibly strong work ethic and faith to the tattoo culture and strives to produce the most custom artwork for her clients and their tattoos.
At a very young age Mark loved to draw. He's a self-taught artist specializing in Black and Grey, Portrait realism and Traditional Japanese tattoos. Mark has been tattooing for over 5 years. As an individual and an artist, he is continuously growing, searching and learning things to enhance his craft. Mark is up to any challenge that comes his way.
Jimi is from Seoul Korea, where she has been trained and was tattooing in Busan. She specializes in traditional Japanese tattoos in full Colour and Black/Grey, but also loves to create neotraditional tattoos. She's been tattooing since 2011, with an extensive art background. She also enjoys colour realism and loves large scale tattoos. Her passion for art is undeniable and is always taking her tattoo skills to the next level.
Luis Manuel, our shop builder. Creates custom made carpentry, specializing in wood building, finishing and concrete. All feature walls, shelves, and tables were designed and constructed by him at Gold Ocean Studio. Luis is the man to contact for all your custom building projects!