Daniel Munoz (Chuco)

Tattoos by David Munoz

tattoo artist ChucoOriginally from El Paso and raised in Arlington, Daniel Munoz has been tattooing at Vato Loco since the day it opened. Specializing in black and grey, he is ready to turn your custom ink dreams into realities.


tattoo by chuco -  joker girl
tattoo by chuco - lion
cutter girl tattoo by chuco
clock tattoo by chuco
shoulder rose tattoo by Chuco
feather foot tattoo by Chuco
blue and purple roses tattoo by Chuco
flirty girl tattoo by Chuco
hush joker girl tattoo by Chuco
grim reaper tattoo by Chuco

Big Dawg, Javier

javier uneek inkBig Dawg, 36, owner of Vato Loco Tattoo Studio began tattooing in 2002 and has since made Vato Loco Tattoo Studio a Chicano destination in Arlington Texas.

Big Dawg specializes in Chicano Tattoos, as well as American traditional, cartoons, whole lines, lowrider art, and gangster lettering.

"My favorite thing about this industry is the freedom," said Big Dawg. "I feel like I'm skipping school every day when I come to work and then I get to do art all day."

tattoo by javier - lamplight
tattoo by javier - cholo skull
tattoo by javier - faces
tattoo by javier - virgin mary
tattoo by javier - jessica rabbit
werewolf tattoo by javier big dawg
batman joker tattoo by javier
arm tattoo by javier
gun tattoo by javier
phoenix tattoo by javier


Tattoos by Warlock
Tattoos by Warlock

Shawn Delahunt, aka, Warlock, 43, started his extensive tattoo career in 1987. A relative to Vlad, The Impaler, Warlock has tattooed in 38 states and in 8 different countries.

"I have tattooed in Amsterdam all the way down Europe into Italy and then over to Thailand and Korea," said Warlock.

This world traveler enjoys tattooing fine line, fantasy, whole color photorealism.


spider tattoo by warlock
seahorse tattoo by warlock
smoking skull tattoo by warlock
warlock tattoo - vato loco
warlock tattoo - vato loco chola
rose tattoo by warlock
kings tattoo by warlock
F tattoo by warlock
flower tattoo by warlock
spiderman tattoo by warlock

Eric Villarreal

Eric Villarreal, 36, is an 8-year tattoo veteran who began his apprenticeship under Bob Shaw. Eric specializes in Neo-traditional tattoos and enjoys working alongside other great artists.

“I like working with other artists and pull inspiration from them and their art,” said Eric.

Hector Delamora

rose tattoo by hector delamora
tattoo artist hector de lamora

Hector, 35, has been in the tattoo industry for many years and came to Vato Loco about 2 years ago.

"I'm always looking for new ways to push the boundaries of creative expression."

Hector specializes in traditional and neo-traditional tattoos, although he also likes to tattoo black and gray opaque style, which looks has creamy lines and smooth flow.

"When I'm not tattooing or spending time with my family, I am usually drawing up new designs for my portfolio, creating watercolor/acrylic/spray painted pieces, including my most recent hobby of painting custom skateboards," said Hector. "I’m always looking for new ways to push the boundaries of creative expression."


shark tattoo by hector
pizza cheat day tattoo by hector
arm tattoos by hector delamora
dbz vegeta tattoo by hector delamora
rose tattoo by hector delamora
skull pirate tattoo by hector delamora
raven sun tattoo by hector delamora
pope skull tattoo by hector delamora
elephant tattoo by hector delamora
owl tattoo by hector delamora