Born and raised in Wellington, Brent began tattooing in 1998. He spent 6 years learning his craft in the Capital.
Interest to further his tattooing skills & see the world, Brent decided to head overseas in 2004. He spent the next 6 years & working traveling between NZ, Australia, UK and Europe. During that time he spent 3 years working at the iconic London tattoo studio Evil from the Needle, as well as guest spots at tattoo studios in Germany and Holland. He worked at various international tattoo conventions in London, Berlin, Krakow, Amsterdam, Paris, Wales, Sydney, as well as several conventions in New Zealand.
Brent arrived back in New Zealand in early 2010; he then went on to establish Jackson Street Tattoo in June 2010. A passion for creating Maori and Pacific style tattoos, he specialises in free-hand custom design and is confident developing most styles of tattoo. If you have an idea or a picture you would like to develop, give him a call or feel free to drop into the shop at any time.