Growing up in Denver with a comic book in one hand and a pencil in the other, J.J. found a passion for art. Taking every art class that school had to offer. He also grew up playing sports such as soccer, football, wrestling, track, karate, & MMA. Seeing a better career path J.J. quit playing sports and decided to take his passion and talent for art into the tattoo world; Spending the better part of a decade working in tattoo shops all across Denver. After the birth of his first son, J.J. decided to expand his talents and join the Walls by Design team. After learning the tricks of the trade, He came to enjoy everything interior painting has to offer. J.J. has a wife and two kids. He loves a wide variety of art, music, sports (Broncos fan), comics, outdoor activities, and most of all his family.