Dark Heart Tattoo is owned and operated by Joe Beatty. Joe started his career in 2005, and has been tattooing full time ever since. He has been working in Mchenry/Lake counties for the last 8 years, and is very qualified to design your perfect tattoo! This award winning versatile local artist specializes in neo-traditional, color, black and grey, portrait, traditional, traditional Japanese, and color realism. He has been passionately drawing and painting since the age of 12.