Founded in 2014 by Santa Cruz native Brayton Furlong, an established tattoo artist and glass sculptor. "Heavy Water Tattoo" has become a staple in the pleasure point community of Santa Cruz, Ca. Known best for his realistic style of tattooing in both color and black & gray, serious tattoo collectors come from all over to get tattooed by Brayton in his clean, private shop by the beach. About The Owner / Artist Brayton Furlong is an international award winning tattoo artist and has tattooed extensively in Europe, Central America, North America and Canada. Brayton specializes in a variety of styles and is best known for his illustrative realistic and Surrealistic work in both color and black and gray.