Welcome to JKBstudios

JKBstudios is a film production company and the home of Tuff Monkey Films, JKB Printshop, Orange Lotus Design Studio and Lucky13AZ tattoo

John Kevin Bell

About Me

My name is John Kevin Bell AKA JKB and I am the owner / operator of JKBstudios. 

Novels & Screenplays

JKB is currently in the final edit on his first novel “The Sedona Project” which his first screenplay that was adapted from. His second novel “Shift ” is in the works… Stay tuned!

JKB offers a ghost writing service for both manuscripts and screenplays!

JKB’s latest screenplay is in it’s final stage called “Operation Round up” Which was an original short film called “Aliens Everywhere”. 

Production is set to begin for the short film “The Hunger” A vampire story which will play in several future film festivals.

What Services I'm Providing

JKBstudios offers a wide variety of services from his vast background of experiences. JKB has been a florist for over 25 years, a tattoo artist for 15 years, in the film industry and writing for 7 years, owned a t-shirt printing company for 8 years and designing websites and logos for 30 plus years!

Tuff Monkey Films

Tuff Monkey Films is a company owned by JKBstudios that specializes in filming feature films, short films and commercials. Come and meet Clyde!

Luck 13AZ logo for tattoo shop for JKB studios

Lucky13AZ  is a professional tattoo shop that was established in 2013 in Phoenix AZ where the addy was 1313 N.13th St. thus the Lucky 13! Now, it resides in Prescott, AZ. 

JKB print shop

JKB’s print shop offers a wide variety of apparel from film crews shirts to tattooed inspired shirts to inspirational shirts, pillows, bags, clocks and and much more!

Working Process

Here I will showcase current film projects as we are in the process. The current project is the short film “The Hunger” a 5 min short film about vampires living in modern times during the pandemic. 

Work Experience

Let my years of experience work for you!


I am a Writer, Director, Producer, Editor, 3D & VFX Artist and Storyboard Artist. Currently I have 35 IMDB credits. I currently have 20 feature scripts!


Tattoo Artist

I got my start back in South Beach Miami in 2008. I worked in the oldest shop there called Sobe Tattoos and I had the fortune to tattoo in Hollywood Florida at the Hardrock Hotel & Casino. I own Lucky13AZ since 2013

Tattoo Artist

I have had the opportunity to work at some of the highest and best shops in Dallas and in South Beach Miami among others.

Floral Designer
Illustration / Graphic Design

I attended Oklahoma State University where I studied  for my art degree. Since then, I design websites, logos & apparel designs for patrons.

Graphic Arts
Apparel Printing

I got my start in Prescott, AZ when I opened my print shop called “Bellboy Screen-printing and designs” in 93′. Still designing to this day! 

Design & Printing

What My Clients Says

Here a few reviews from a few of my satisfied clients

JKB studios filmed a commercial for my gas station and it turned out amazing! It was defiantly worth every penny with the added customers it brings me now! 


JKB did my wedding on my magical day in Prescott at the Tis building. Not only did he do the flowers, but he filmed it and did the photography as well I was very pleased!

Jenna Smith

JKB has done all of my tattoos over a few years now and I trust him fully with my body with his years of experience. It’s always a great time and Lucky13AZ is the bomb!

Samuel Stevens

Stay In Touch

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