Laurels
Best Tattoo Artists
in Jacksonville
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 Jacksonville, FL.

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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.

8th Day Tattoo

8th Day Tattoo is a professional tattoo studio based in Jacksonville, Florida. As a finalist in Folio’s list of “Best of Jacksonville Tattoo Shops in 2014,” clients can be sure that the studio offers high quality tattooing services worthy of the accolade. 8th Day Tattoo has three resident artists. And although they prefer that clients make prior scheduled appointments, walk-ins are also welcome.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 358-8222

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Acme Tattoo

Acme Tattoo is a classic “street shop” tattoo studio located in Atlantic Beach, Florida. As a “street shop” studio, clients are welcome to walk in and get their tattoos done; just the way it was done years before appointments became all the rage. At Acme Tattoo, the goal is to deliver tattoos that are beyond every client’s expectation. The studio aims to give every client a comfortable and professional experience from start to finish.

Atlantic Beach, FL(904) 241-8619

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All Aces Tattoo and Body Piercing

Located in Orange Park, Florida, All Aces Tattoo and Body Piercing is a body art studio that prides itself on having professional and well-educated staff with very high standards on safety. When it comes to ensuring a client’s health and well-being, All Aces Tattoo and Body Piercing goes above and beyond all local, state and federal laws. And they highly encourage all potential clients to know their rights before they get any of their services.

Orange Park, FL(904) 579-3060

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Big City Tattoo

Big City Tattoo is a professional tattoo and body piercing studio in Orange Park, Florida. In terms of tattoos, the studio has artists who specialize in Japanese, American traditional, new school, portraits, realism, greywash, biomech and many others. Big City Tattoo believes in making sure that their services are always executed at a high standard. This way, their customers will always be 100% satisfied with their work.

Orange Park, FL(904) 276-9619

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Brian Murphy Ink

Brian Murphy Ink is the professional tattoo practice of artist Brian Murphy in Orange Park, Florida. Mr. Murphy is a well-traveled tattoo artist and painter who gained his skills and inspiration from his experiences in Los Angeles, Jacksonville, and Puerto Rico. He specializes in nature inspired tattoos, such as flowers and animals. He also enjoys doing a number of tattoo styles including realistic color, Japanese, and black and gray. He currently works at Diadem Tattoo.

Orange Park, FL(904) 278-8840

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Dark Side Tattoo

Dark Side Tattoo is a tattoo and fine art gallery based in Jacksonville, Florida. In terms of tattoos, the shop has three resident artists who specialize in realistic, watercolor, and traditional styles. The fine art gallery, on the other hand, displays and sells original work from various local artists around Jacksonville. Dark Side Tattoo can be contacted via their website, email, or Facebook.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 374-5639

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East Coast Worldwide

East Coast Worldwide is a body art studio that offers body modification services such as custom tattoos, body piercings, and custom jewelry in Jacksonville, Florida. The studio prides itself on using the latest body art innovations and sterilization technologies to assure the safety and comfort of their clients. East Coast Worldwide offers VIP services that guarantee absolute discretion. And they also offer transportation services from the JIA to their studio.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 685-6516

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Fat Kat Tattoo & Piercing

Fat Kat Tattoo & Piercing is a body art shop that offers safe, professional and friendly services in Jacksonville, Florida. The shop offers tattooing, piercing, body jewelry, permanent make-up, and non-laser tattoo removal services. The team at Fat Kat Tattoo & Piercing are able to do a variety of tattoo styles, particularly custom, flash, black and gray, caricature, zombies, skull art, American traditional, and nature. The shop has been serving customers for over 20 years.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 996-0004

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Full Custom Tattoo

Full Custom Tattoo is a professional tattoo studio that offers high-quality designs at Southside Boulevard in Jacksonville, Florida. With a tag line that says “we draw attention,” clients can expect that they will be walking out of the studio with vividly detailed tattoo designs that will be both eye-catching and classic. Full Custom Tattoo has a team of five tattoo artists that are all available to take appointments.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 551-1650

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Ironclad Tattoo Studio

Ironclad Tattoo is a multi-awarded custom tattoo studio located in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. Established in 2007, the studio offers high quality skin art provided by health board certified artists. In 2011, Ironclad Tattoo Studio was voted as the “Best Tattoo Studio in All of Jax” by Folio Weekly. And in 2013, it was awarded the “Best Place to Get a Tattoo” by Void Magazine.

Jacksonville Beach, FL(904) 249-3335

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Jax Ink Tattoo

In business since 2010, Jax Ink Tattoo is a family-owned tattoo shop in Jacksonville, Florida that offers tattooing and body piercing services. The shop’s main mission is to continue to serve their community well. In making sure that they employ skilled and experienced artists, Jax Ink Tattoo hopes to ensure that their clients are always assured that they are in good hands with them.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 240-1029

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Jeff Jibran

Jeff Jibran is a professional tattoo artist based in Jacksonville, Florida that specializes in Japanese traditional tattoos, eastern religious tattoos, black and gray tattoos, and traditional American tattoos. Mr. Jibran is part of the team at the world-renowned Inksmith and Rogers Tattooing. He has over 20 years of experience which includes stints at international studios such as Scratch Addiction Tattoo in Japan, Royal Tattoo in Denmark, and The Amsterdam Tattoo Museum in The Netherlands.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 886-4954

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Livewire Tattoo Studio

Livewire Tattoo Studio is the premiere tattoo shop in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. Located exactly on Beach Boulevard, the tattoo studio has been owned and operated by Jason Harms since 2001. Livewire Tattoo Studio provides precise and carefully drawn tattoos in a clean and professional environment. The studio’s facilities and procedures maintain industry standard cleanliness at all times. Apart from tattoo services, the studio also sells merchandise including t-shirts, stickers, and hand-painted Vans sneakers.

Jacksonville Beach, FL(904) 246-3919

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Mystic Koi Tattoos and Body Piercing

Mystic Koi Tattoos and Body Piercing is a body art shop located in Jacksonville, Florida. The shop specifically specializes in custom tattoos and safe body piercing. Mystic Koi Tattoos and Body Piercing is all about making sure that their clients feel like they’re the most important person in their world. To do this, they aim to always provide the best client care, highest-quality custom tattoo designs, and most sterile body piercings.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 329-4907

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On Point Ink Tattoo and Art Gallery

Located in Jacksonville, Florida, On Point Ink Tattoo and Art Gallery is a tattoo studio that specializes in full custom, portrait, flash art, Japanese traditional, and American traditional tattoo styles. The studio believes that providing a safe and sterile environment for their clients is of utmost importance. As a result, all three of their resident tattoo artists are health board certified. On Point Ink Tattoo and Art Gallery is able to do small-scale, large-scale, or cover-up designs.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 638-6914

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Peacock's Tattoo

Based in Jacksonville, Florida, Peacock’s Tattoo is a state of the art tattoo studio that also does piercings and henna. At the helm of the studio is Dee Peacock, an award-winning artist who also uses music and canvas as an art medium in addition to skin. Dee has done tattoos on some of the music industry’s top talents including Papa Roach, Mudvayne, and Linkin Park.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 642-0037

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Rosebud Tattoo

Rosebud Tattoo is a tattoo studio in Jacksonville, Florida that aims to serve everyday people by bringing their visions of body art self-expression to life. Owned by Mark Wright, the studio is able to do a variety of styles including custom, tribal, banger, and traditional. Mr. Wright is a dedicated artist and has been honing his craft for over nearly a decade.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 574-9154

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Shrunkin Head Tattoo

Shrunkin Head Tattoo is an old-time tattoo shop in Jacksonville, Florida that has a clean, classy and friendly vibe. The shop aims to provide its customers with high quality skin art that they can be proud of forever. Shrunkin Head Tattoo prides itself in being a shop that sees tattooing as an artistic expression. All their artists are consummate professionals who will ensure that their work will always surpass expectations.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 766-5226

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Sunday Tattoo Gallery

Sunday Tattoo Gallery is an all-custom tattoo studio located in the historic Riverside area of Jacksonville, Florida. Helmed by artists James Cumberland and Chris Jung, the studio offers vividly colorful and detailed designs that can be described as a mix of both traditional and illustrative styles. Sunday Tattoo Gallery has an active social media presence. Samples of their art are well showcased on their Facebook and Instagram pages.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 503-3195

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Tattoos by Crowbar

Tattoos by Crowbar is the private tattoo practice of the artist Crowbar and is based in Jacksonville, Florida. Crowbar specializes in traditional, flash art, American, and nature tattoo styles. The artist also has a gallery of paintings on display featuring the same style aesthetics. An extensive display of Crowbar’s tattoos and artwork are showcased on the Tattoos by Crowbar website. Crowbar can be reached at Grimm Werks Studios.

Jacksonville, FL(904) 370-1117

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