Leo Zulueta is from Bethesda, Maryland and started to explore his interest in Bornean Traditional Tattooing in 1970. In 1976 he met tattoo artist Don Ed Hardy, who encouraged Leo to become a professional tattoer. He is most known for his style of Neo Tribal tattooing and founded Black Wave tattoo in Los Angeles, CA. He was featured on TLC’s tattoo wars and currently resides in Ann Arbor, MI where he owns Spiral Tattoo. His list of celebrity clients include Pamela Anderson, Dennis Rodman and Danny Elfman.