Best Tattoo Artists in Detroit

Why These Tattoo Artists?

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

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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

Aaron Broke

Aaron Broke is a tattoo artist who works out of the Vicious Ink Tattoos & Piercings shop in Sterling Heights. Mr. Broke took up tattooing in 2008 and specializes in traditional art mixed with neotraditional or color bomb work. He only provides tattoo quotes in person after taking into account a range of factors, including style, body location, and ink colors. Mr. Broke requires clients to post a cash deposit before scheduling any tattoo appointment.

Sterling Heights, MI 48312


Lady Luck Tattoo

Lady Luck Tattoo is a Waterford business that has been named among Michigan’s top shops three years in a row by WDIV-TV in Detroit. Clients can bring their unique designs to either artist in the tattoo parlor, which opened 16 years ago. Contact Lady Luck Studio seven days a week to set up an appointment or to receive pricing information.

Waterford, MI 48327


Larry Farley Tattoo / Collective Studios Ink

Larry Farley Tattoo is a Detroit area custom tattoo artist who works out of and owns Collective Studios Ink located in Downtown Rochester. Artist Larry Farley uses a realistic style with a surrealistic twist on his artwork and tattoos, and he also creates freehand tattoos in either color or black and gray. Mr. Farley also works on custom fine art prints and murals using airbrushing or acrylic and oil paint in his spare time.

105 E. 2nd St.
Rochester Hills, MI 48307

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