Tattooer Greg Woodrow was born in Oshawa and has been living around this area all of his life. His father worked at General Motors and instilled a pride of Oshawa in Greg. As Greg grew older, he knew he wanted to become a tattooer and pursued that until he finally landed an apprenticeship. Greg has been tattooing for more than ten years. While capable of many styles, many people seek Greg out for his traditional or cover-up tattoos and he has developed a reputation of creating bold, long-lasting tattoos.
Jesse started as a tattooer in 2013 after being inspired by family members tattooing. He worked at some shops before settling in at Taunton Tattoo Company. Jesse does well with a variety of styles, whether it be new school or traditional, and he is great at preparing custom lettering. Jesse takes time to meet with each of his customers and ensure they are getting the best tattoo possible from their ideas. When he’s not tattooing or drawing, Jesse enjoys music. He likes going to shows, collecting records, and playing drums. He lives in Toronto with his wife and their two cats
Carl joined the Taunton Tattoo Company crew in early 2016. He has been a tattoo artist for many, many years and he first started working in professional shops in 1993. His years of experience have made Carl incredibly knowledgeable and he is able to work with any customer to create a custom and quality piece. Carl used to work at the original Way Cool Tattoos on Queen St. where he acquired a following of customers.
When not tattooing, Carl likes oi music, bull terriers, and movies.
Nathan “Lime” Draper was born in Leeds and immigrated to Ontario, Canada when he was sixteen. He began his tattooing career in 2010 when he first worked at Taunton Tattoo Company along. Nathan quickly became known for his solid traditional work and moved to various shops around the area before settling back into his home shop. He enjoys creating his own custom traditional flash, which is featured throughout the shop and available to be tattooed. Nathan is known for his fairness.
Jessie Darling (also known as Mrs. Wonderful) reigns from the Moon Kingdom, and no one is surprised with her out-of-this-world style and personality! Jessie has been working at Taunton Tattoo Company for 4 years now and enjoys every minute of it! She is the sweetest of all peaches and will keep you smiling from start to finish with your body piercing experience! Jessie will teach you the “do”s and the “don’t”s for aftercare and is always more than happy to help you out during your healing process!! Jessie’s favorite piercings are bridges and conches just because they are sooo dang cute!! Jessie Loves puppers, kitters, vintage dresses, anything pinup, and of course Mr. Wonderful. Feel free to follow her on her journey on both Facebook and Instagram @APrettyPirate !! XO.
Alixandra is the Project Manager at Taunton Tattoo Company. She organizes various events inside and outside of the shop — check out the main page for news on the events! Alixandra was born in Scarborough, ON but now resides in rural Clarington on her small farm and does most of her work from home. She graduated high school with honours and college as the valedictorian. She loves working for Taunton Tattoo Company because of the great clients, team, and atmosphere.
Manager Maddy was born in Belleville, and has a knack for creativity and bright colours. Her greatest accomplishment is being the mother of an amazing little boy. In her free time, Maddy enjoys face and body painting on a wide range of clientele, and she also has a passion for doing hair and makeup. Here at the shop she ensures that all customers are happy and provided with hospitality from the moment they enter to the moment they leave.