Nyra Cruz was born in Southern California in 1993. His growing love for art had him seek out different art forms such as airbrushing, tattooing, painting etc. Yet wanting a higher education in different art techniques he attended Laguna College of Art and Design. As his love for art, self expression and hunger for different mediums grew, he knew tattooing would be the career where he would be able to fulfill what he wanted as an artist. He is currently apprenticing at Mule Tattoo Studios in Tustin, California.