Best Tattoo Artists
in Costa Mesa

Why These Tattoo Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Costa Mesa Tattoo Artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 29 20 7

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

agape art collective

agape art collective is a tattoo studio in Costa Mesa. Artist Jake Mello has been tattooing for over eight years. Client satisfaction comes first for him. Artist Melissa Daye has been tattooing for over 14 years and likes to do custom work, but she will work with clients’ requests. The studio is open seven days a week and also offers piercing. Clients remark on the compliments they get on their tattoos.

Costa Mesa, CA 92627


Cali Life Tattoo

Cali Life Tattoo is a Costa Mesa studio that specializes in cover ups, black and gray, color, traditional, fine line, new school, and old school tattoos. They also provide piercings. Clients appreciate the detail and clean lines in their tattoos.

Costa Mesa, CA 92627


Tim Hendricks

Tim Hendricks is a Fullerton tattoo artist who also makes custom made tattoo machines. He is the owner of Classic Tattoo and has an online store that carries tattoo machines, tattoo needles, sketchbooks, ink, and more. Clients appreciate Tim’s talent and his welcoming studio.

521 North Harbor Boulevard
Fullerton, CA 92832

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