12 Monkeys Tattoos in Tracy, California was established in the fall of 1999 by owner and artist Jon Highland. Initially it was a one man shop with only Jon as the sole artist. Now there are a total of four artists to handle the overwhelming demand as a shop of 10 years provides. 12 Monkeys Tattoos provides a safe environment for people to experience their first or fifteenth tattoo. All the artists are OSHA recognized in Blood Borne Pathogen Training and First Aid. There is art to choose from or for a more personal tattoo the artist can work alongside of you to create a one of a kind piece. The shop hosts art shows throughout the year to showcase original artwork from the artists at 12 Monkeys along with local artists and artists throughout the country. 12 Monkeys Tattoos has won the Best of the Best Tattoo Shop in Tracy every year since 2004 as voted by the residents of Tracy.