He owns his own shop, Xisle Custom Tattoo, in Hawi, Hawaii.
Ink Master BioEdit
Roland is a 6th generation Polynesian, self-taught tattoo artist and published author from the Big Island of Hawaii. He owns and operates Xisle Custom Tattoo in the historic town of Hawi. where he has been practicing his craft and researching Polynesian tattoo for the past eight years.
Art has been a part of Roland's life from an early age - he enjoys oil and acrylic painting, watercolor, charcoal, gyotaku, digital art and animation. As a child, he created his own comic books to not only entertain himself, but to further develop his artistic skills. When he isn't tattooing or writing, Roland enjoys restoring motorcycles, spearfishing and spending time with his wife, Anna.