Laurels
Best Tattoo Artists
in Simi Valley
2017

Why These Tattoo Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored tattoo artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best tattoo artists in Simi Valley, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Clear Vision Tattoo

Clear Vision Tattoo is a tattoo parlor serving Moorpark residents and is backed by decades of practice. Customers come to the shop for its friendly staff, clean environment, and sterile procedures as well as for multiple styles of designs of color, black and gray, and cover-up tattoos, and interested parties can view photos of each artist's past work on the company's website. Permanent makeup and piercing services are also available, and the studio is open every day of the week. Clear Vision Tattoo regularly holds fundraisers for local charities and anti-drug campaigns, and owner Rick Sutherland studied under SoCal tattooer "Mush" and has been seen in Tattoo Magazine.

Moorpark, CA(805) 523-9465

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Eternal Art Tattoo

Eternal Art Tattoo has been a Canyon Country tattoo parlor for over 20 years. The group specializes in American traditional, Japanese, black and gray, bold line, fineline, old and new school, and portrait pieces, and interested parties can take a look though an online gallery of the studio's work to get an idea of the styles it has to offer. Clients can also read through some valuable Dos and Don'ts for your tattoo appointment as well as aftercare instructions. Those who have received tattoos at Eternal Art Tattoo highly recommend the shop for its friendliness and talent and have even come afar to receive artwork there. The shop does not offer piercings services.

Canyon Country, CA(661) 298-0897

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Evan Weidner Custom Tattoo

Evan Weidner Custom Tattoo has been tattooing individuals in Simi Valley since 2010. The artist uses traditionally inspired designs and has a reputation for bold, bright, original, and clean designs in a range of styles such as traditional, neo-traditional, Japanese, lettering, black and gray, and custom work. Past clients highly recommend the studio and have appreciated the tattooer's down-to-earth and friendly attitude as well as his client collaboration, attention to detail, hand-drawn artwork, and masterful executions. Evan Weidner graduated from the Brooks Institute with a BA in Graphic Design and Visual Communications and is available by appointment only. The shop's website features a full gallery of past work.

Simi Valley, CA(818) 292-3554

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Glendale Ink Tattoo & Piercing

Glendale Ink Tattoo & Piercing provides tattoo artwork to the Glendale community. The studio handles a range of styles such as black and gray, realism, cover-ups, portraits, freestyle, detailed work, lettering, and tribal pieces, and photos of past artwork can be seen on the shop's website as well as on Instagram and Facebook. Clients can also request a custom piece designed from scratch, and past customers have praised the group's fun and creative approach as well as talented artists. Individuals also appreciate the shop's clean environment, and the studio sterilizes all equipment daily. Glendale Ink is open Monday through Sunday and provides piercings as well.

Glendale, CA(818) 937-9595

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Hidden Los Angeles

Hidden Los Angeles Tattoo And Fine Art tattoos clients in West Hills. The studio brings custom-drawn one of a kind tattoos to customers and prides itself on friendly service without any arrogance or attitude. The six in-house tattooers have decades of combined experience and can cater to black and gray, color realism, animals, sculptures, portraiture, surrealism, progressive neo-traditional, traditional, neo-traditional Japanese, realism, dark art, illustrative design, and blackwork. Portfolios for each artist are available for viewing online. Hidden Los Angeles Tattoo is open Tuesday through Saturday and by appointment on Sunday and Monday and features a gallery of rotating artists as well.

West Hills, CA(747) 888-3539

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MD tattoo studio

MD Tattoo Studio brings decades of tattooing experience to the Northridge community. Clients can choose from several in-house tattooers who can handle a range of styles including realism, video game and comic book themes, florals, anime, sci-fi, and fantasy. MD Tattoo has been featured in publications such as Skin Deep, Tattoo Magazine, Skin & Ink, and Tattoo Society, and owner Mike DeVries has won some 130 awards over the course of his career. Mr. DeVries also owns Memento Publishing and is co-owner of the tattoo supply company Stencil Stuff used by thousands of tattoo artists. Some artists are booked out far in advance, but cancellations are possible so clients should call or stop by to check availability.

Northridge, CA(818) 700-2818

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Most Wanted Ink Tattoos

Most Wanted Ink Tattoos handles tattoo art in Simi Valley. The studio is known for being safe, clean, and sterile and strives to provide expert ink as well as educate the client for every job. Tattooers at the shop cater to custom work, cover-ups, traditional, neo-traditional, portraits, and new and old school designs, and customers also have access to body piercing services. Most Wanted Ink's website lists regular events and specials at the store as well as a range of tattoo aftercare products and supplies. All customers must bring a valid photo ID to prove they are 18 years of age or older, and consultations are free of charge.

Simi Valley, CA(805) 210-5700

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Rich Ink Tattoo

Rich Ink Tattoo has been a Van Nuys tattoo parlor since 2009. Clients visit the shop for a range of styles such as portraits, black and gray, full color, and photorealism by a team of artists who seek to bring custom visions to life as well. Rich Ink Tattoo follows strict sanitary guidelines that exceed regulatory requirements with single-use needles, full hygienic gear, and specialized cleaning crews day and night. The studio enjoys good repeat business, and clients appreciate the friendly, talented staff as well as comforting atmosphere. Rich Ink is open seven days a week from 11 AM until 11 PM, walk-ins are welcome, and piercings and permanent makeup are also available.

Van Nuys, CA(818) 670-8577

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Studio City Tattoo

Studio City Tattoo has been tattooing in Studio City since 1992. Clients can request custom designs or bring in their own artwork and enjoy a state-of-the-art studio with the newest chairs, sterilization tools, procedures, and autoclaves for a comfortable, safe, and effective tattoo experience. Artists are CAL O.S.H.A Bloodborne Pathogens certified and licensed by the Los Angeles Health Department, employ single-use needles, ink, and tubes, and tattoo with the vegan-safe Fusion Ink. Galleries for the ten in-house artists are available for viewing online, walk-ins are welcome, and body piercing services are available as well along with a selection of top-quality body jewelry. Studio City Tattoo is also an authorized dealer of Bill Wall Leather.

Studio City, CA(818) 769-4049

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The Tattoo Room

The Tattoo Room is a custom tattoo shop owned by Heather Sinn and Danielle Oberosler that has been serving the Simi Valley area for over 10 years. Potential clients can peruse an extensive online gallery of each artist's work, and past customers have praised the shop for its calm and clean atmosphere, as well as its consistently high-quality work. Artist Heather Sinn is known for her amazing designs, colors, and fineline work, and even clients from far away come to the studio for her artwork. Heather has also competed on Spike TV's Inkmaster. Artist Danielle Oberosler specializes in stunning portrait, black and grey, and color work, though she loves creating any and all styles. She has also been honored as one of the top 13 female tattooers by Skin & Ink.

Simi Valley, CA(805) 520-0111

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