Originally from San Antonio, Texas, Stephanie Tamez' interest in painting and mixed media began in her teenage years. Tamez began her career in Graphic Design at the early age of 18. She moved from Ad agencies, into on air graphics for an ABC television affiliate. At the age of 25, Tamez moved to San Francisco, and began working at Tower Records illustrating large scale album and film art as the lead artist for the famous Castro Street store.
Tamez, at the age of 30 learned to tattoo in San Francisco. She moved to NYC in 2000 and is still working and creating art in Brooklyn, New York.