Self-styled artist Lee Burns knows that the difference between being a tattooist and a tattoo artist lies in the artists’ long hours of study and dedication to the craft of tattooing. Burns’ tattoos have appeared in 40 magazines, have won 27 awards and have been honored 4 times at the National Tattoo Convention.
Lee’s taste and style can be seen on the bodies of countless trusting clients. Since founding Painless Steel in 1992, Lee has taken on numerous apprentices and helped shape the changing face of body art in America. Lee’s patience coupled with his perfectionism make him an ideal teacher.