Founder of Por Vida tattoo, Bale started tattooing in 2005 and specializes in freehand black and gray realism. When Bale is not working on his next client’s tattoo, he enjoys illustration and reading.  Bale enjoys following in the footsteps of other legendary tattoo artists such as Porky, Mr. Went, and also looks up to Brian Everett.  He loves keeping the tradition of tattooing going. He always brings his passion for tattoos and art to any project he takes on.