Grew up in Southern California. He is a second generation Artist and was taught at a young age by his father and has been a professional tattoo artist since 1994. Professionally he tattoos out of the successful Gold Rush Tattoo in California. He also appeared as a regular crew member in the final season of Miami Ink and could be found tattooing out of the Miami Ink Tattoo shop, LoveHate Tattoo while filiming. Now the show has ended, Tim still tattoos at LoveHate, but spends most of his time tattooing (and surfing) in Hawaii, home of his fiance Liz, and California. Tim is also an accomplished painter and is currently working on a second Pin-up book. His artwork can be purshased through his Saltwater Tattoo website along with his custom tattoo machines. Tim also famously mentored the very talented Kat Von D when she was 16.
Tim Hendricks is happily married to the beautiful Elizabeth Makana Alia Boonnark since April 2009.