Born in Los Angeles, raised in Graton, Sonoma County. Self taught artist, has been tattooing over 20 years. Won his first art contest in Kindergarten. Preferred medium is pencil, also does air brushing, pin-striping, hand lettering and engraving (metal and glass). Prefers photo realistic, but is versatile in all styles. Although known for his black and grey work, has won awards in multiple catagories such as Best Color, Best Sleeve, Best Back piece, Best leg, Best overall male. In local and other nation wide competitions. Takes pride in all tattoos. From as little as a tiny lady bug, to a full back piece. Alfonso’s hobbies include low rider bike building (owner of 1995 Low Rider Bike Of The Year) fishing, and riding his Harley.