|TJ Hal has been tattooing for 7 years and is the co-owner and head artist of Foolish Pride Tattoo Co. in St. Petersburg, FL.
TJ's style of tattooing focuses on bright, bold, contrasting colors with a comic book influence.
Besides tattooing, TJ has worked in the comic book industry on and off for the last 8 years. He has worked for many of the major comic companies as a penciler, inker and background artist. TJ attended the Joe Kubert School for Cartoon and Graphic Design and earned his Associate's Degree in Graphic Design from the University of Colorado.
TJ also served 5 years in the US Army as a gunner on an Abram's Tank and a qualified sniper, serving multiple tours in the Middle East. TJ feels that his experience and discipline learned in the military has given him the confidence & drive to be the best artist he can be.