Flesh Skin Grafix Tattoo Parlor
1155 Palm Avenue, Imperial Beach, CA 91932
p: 619.424.8983 Email: fleshskingrafix@gmail.com

Mike Martin
Owner of Flesh Skin Grafix Tattoo and Body Piercing, 18 years.

Tattooing for 26 years
Body Piercing 15 years
Retired USN SEAL 2003

Professional Organizations

Alliance of Professional Tattooists, President, PDTT Instructor.

Association of Professional Piercers, Board of Directors.

National Tattoo Association, 19 years

Tattoo Club of Japan, lifetime member.

National Safety Council, Blood Borne Pathogen trainer.


Marked For Life, Female Tattoo Expo 2006, PMS Award “Professional Male Supporter”

National Tattoo Association’s Terry Wrigley Award 2009, “for his outstanding contributions to the tattoo profession”

798 Tattoo Convention, 2010, Beijing China, in appreciation for educational efforts in presenting APT’s Prevention of Disease Transmission in Tattooing.

Community Involvement

“Be Smart With Body Art” UC Davis and Sacramento State Hep C outreach awareness campaign to educate students in simple steps and questions to ask when they are shopping for an artist to do their first tattoo.

Southwestern Community College Health Fair. Supplying information to students on safe tattooing and body piercing.

Working group with San Diego County Department of Environmental Health on revision of county and state regulations.