Artist Referrals and Recommendations
This list of artists have personal trust and are creative and professional. All listed are local or semi local, and well worth the drive.
Dogstar Tattoo is a trusted shop, Catherine the owner always has great tattoo artists on staff including herself. Also a great place for body piercing.
Jessica Goldstein at Dogstar tattoo
Versatile and artistic. Specializes in black and gray realism.
Megan Chuntz at Dogstar Tattoo
Can do it all. Anime, Color and black and gray, versatile, illustrative, florals
Illustrative style. Versatile in black and gray and color. Anime and Japanese neo traditional.
Versatile and can handle anything. Specializes in traditional.
Sacred Mandala Studio. The place is always full of talent.
Alan Lott at Sacred Mandala Studio
Black and gray and color, mandalas, skulls, stippling
Versatile, illustrative, and Neo traditional. Specializing in color.
Brian Parillo at Etherial Tattoo Gallery
Black and gray, sparse color, realism, geometry, minimalism
Skip Gibbs at Black Rose Tattoo
Versatile, Freehand, versatile, script, bright colors on dark skin, celebrity portraits
Kohen Meyers at Choice Tattoo
Creative and versatile. Specializing in unique flash designs. Traditional with a custom twist. Choice Tattoo also welcomes walk-ins
Lettering, fine line, black and gray
Ascention tattoo has a very talented crew of all female artists. The Studio and location is exquisite.
Julio DeLeon at Ratatat Tattoos
Versatile, west coast, script, color, black and gray, coverups
Marie Reverie Tattoo
Mandalas, henna, florals, black and gray, etching, illustrative
Mj at Electric Blue Tattoo
Coverups, versatile, bright colors, traditional, neo traditional, black and gray, pop culture, watercolor
Rich Labrosse at RTP Tattoo Lab
Realism, Star Wars, comics, celebrities, versatile, color, black and gray
First Class Tattoo is most trusted and welcomes walk ins.
owner Edgar specializes in traditional.
For Traditional tattoo artists see Authentic Tattoo Company:
Dean Caves at Authentic Tattoo Company
Traditiona,l Japanese, Large Scale, Eastern and western influences merged.
Phoenix tattoo is full of talented people. For Great black and gray, color, portraits and versatility see any artist including Lacy the owner
Rock and Roll Tattoo
Great at all styles but specializes in traditional and freehand. Also has custom painted flash to choose from.
versatile but specializes in custom black and gray.
Everyone at Blue Flame Tattoo is very talented and trusted in the industry
Oak City Tattoo has an experienced and professional line up of artists.
Best Ink of Fayetteville has a very impressive line up of talented and versatile artists
Jennifer Fowler at Art Attack Tattoo
Versatile, realism, neo traditional, color, black and gray
Shane Varner at Earths Edge Tattoo Shop
Watercolor, nature, florals, versatile, black and gray, neo traditional, realism, illustrative
Zach Crisp at Electric Age Tattoo Collective
Nature, floral, animals, illustrative, fine linework, color, black and gray
Zach Rabil at Combined Mindz
New school, neo traditional, color, black and gray
Matt Wilkins at Combined Mindz
Watercolor, versatile, color, black and gray, realism, bio mech
Derick Dove at Black Pearl Tattoo Co
Traditional, reapers, nature
Kevin Ray at Art Alive
Landscape, color, traditional, kawaii
Jason Spainhour at Tried and True Tattoo
Versatile, traditional, realism, black and gray, color, patriotic
All artists at Golden Spiral Studios are top notch.
All artists at 401 Tattoo and art including owner and artist Jimmy Bissette
Troy Zogleman at On the Brink
Versatile, black and gray, color, sacred geometry, spiritual
Kelly McGrath at Private Studio
Gemstones, Kawaii, pop culture, cute