Tyler McCool has been a tattoo artist since 2001. He was born and raised in San Luis Obispo County, moving to Santa Cruz in 1999 where he started his apprenticeship under artists Diamond Dave and Johnny Anderson. Tyler started tattooing at Graffix Pleasures in Santa Cruz. He has also worked at True 'til Death in Grover Beach, then went to Cherry Blossom Tattoo until 2010, when he opened Aesthetic Ink in Atascadero. After the closing of Aesthetic Ink, Tyler came back to Cherry Blossom in 2014.
Tyler enjoys working on custom drawn artwork and realistic tattoos. For a sample of his work, click here. Artistic influences include Jeff Gogue, Salvador Dali, Justin Hartman, Tony Ciavarro, Jesse Smith, Theresa Sharpe, and many others. He is constantly striving to make each tattoo better than the last and truly please all of his clients to the best of his ability.
Tyler enjoys a variety of outdoor activities, including cycling, hiking, camping, etc. He is also a HUGE sci-fi and comic book fan. He also enjoys causing mischief with his lovely girlfriend and generally having a great time!
Be sure to stop in or call the shop to make an appointment with Tyler soon!
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