Dawn

Dawn Webb, owner of Paradise Tattoo

Paradise Tattoo was founded by Becky Neaves (previously of Custom Bike & Body Art In North Fort Myers) in 2011. Following Becky’s retirement, the shop was taken over by current owner and operator, Dawn Webb.

Dawn apprenticed in tattoo artistry under Becky and her husband until 2007, and has dedicated her career to keeping the original spirit and vibe alive since 2012.

Dawn is proud to be a “born and raised” Southwest Florida native. She is most passionate about consulting with clients and co-designing custom tattoos.

She remains dedicated to the arts by working with various medias in addition to tattoos. Her original acrylic paintings and prints can be viewed and purchased in the shop lobby.

Click HERE to view her work.

Valen

Our creative and talented tattoo artist, Valen

“VALEN” is California native artist born in 1987.

After open heart surgery in 2017, he made the bold decision to follow his passion as a full time artist.

A lifetime of drawing and a vivid imagination is a recipe for good vibes and abundant creativity.

Valen’s artistic journey has led him to painting and focusing on a career in tattooing.

Valen says, “I believe in elevating my frequency. Life can end at any moment, so I choose to live a fulfilled life that I create.”

Click HERE to view his work.

Samantha

Our newest tattoo artist, Florida native Samantha Taylor

Samantha Taylor is a native Floridian, known for her portrait paintings, local murals and tattoo work.

She is a lifelong artist and has taught painting classes professionally at galleries across Fort Myers and Cape Coral. As an avid painter, she is inspired by the human form and surrealism.

She began her tattooing journey in 2018, and has since made it her mission to make artistically unique tattoos for every client she has.

Sam says, “Tattooing is the most immersive and intense form of art. You bleed for it and it becomes a part of you forever.”

Click HERE to view her work.