Laurels
Best Tattoo
Artists in
Seattle
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 Seattle, WA.

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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.

522 Tattoo

522 Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio opened in 2014. The studio has five tattoo artists on staff with over 30 years of combined tattooing experience. The artists are renowned for their artistic skill and ingenuity as well as their excellent customer service and care. The studio accepts both walk-in customers as well as by appointment and places great emphasis on safety and cleanliness for their customers.

Seattle, WA(206) 365-8282

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Anchor Tattoo

Anchor Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio that is open seven days a week. The studio has three artists on staff including Tracy Zumwalt, Curtis James, and Jacob McCallum. The studio artists are experienced in a wide range of tattooing styles and also provide tattoo cover-up service for their customers.

Seattle, WA(206) 784-4051

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Ancient’s Arts Tattoo

Ancient’s Arts Tattoo is a Renton tattoo studio that has been in operation for over 20 years. The studio staff of tattooing artists and piercers have over 50 years of combined experience. The studio’s tattoo artists are familiar with a wide range of styles from old school to contemporary styles.

Renton, WA(425) 255-5841

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Blue Geisha Tattoo

Blue Geisha Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio providing custom tattoo services on an appointment or walk-in basis. The studio has a piercer on staff who provides new jewelry, basic, and exotic piercings. The studio’s tattoo artists have over 30 years of combined tattooing experience and are familiar with a wide range of tattooing styles. The studio also provides weekly specials for its customers such as group discounts.

Seattle, WA(206) 257-4636

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Cicada Tattoo

Cicada Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio that is open six days a week. The studio has five artists on staff who are experienced with a wide range of tattooing styles. Cicada Tattoo provides a spacious, clean, and relaxed tattooing environment for its customers. The studio is often active in regional tattoo conventions in Washington State.

Seattle, WA(206) 327-9309

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Damask Tattoo

Damask Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio that provides custom tattooing services as well as all natural vegan aftercare for its customers. The studio strives to provide a spa-like atmosphere and provides a stress-free and welcoming environment for customers. The studio’s artists are experts across a wide variety of tattooing styles including naturalistic, traditional, neo traditional, blackwork, botanical, and realism.

Seattle, WA(206) 257-0051

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Dark Age Tattoo

Dark Age Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio with a large number of tattoo artists on staff. The tattoo artists provide custom tattooing services and are familiar with a wide range of tattooing styles. The studio is open seven days a week from 12pm to 9pm.

Seattle, WA(206) 323-1637

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Dark Horse Tattoo

Dark Horse Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio. Tattoo artists Sasha King and Josh Carr have over 15 years of combined tattooing experience and are familiar with a wide range of tattooing styles including bright and colorful, black and grey, and realism. The studio also offers piercing services and has a wide range of high quality body jewelry available.

Seattle, WA(206) 972-8287

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Dzul Ink Lounge

Dzul Ink Lounge is a Seattle tattoo shop that provides a more upscale, contemporary, and lounge-like ambiance. The studio has four tattoo stations as well as three VIP rooms for tattooing and piercing in a more private setting. Dzul Ink Lounge also includes an art gallery showcasing photographs and paintings. Custom airbrush services are available for a wide variety of products including clothing, cars, shoes, helmets, and murals, as well as body painting and makeup.

Seattle, WA(206) 767-1163

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Fist Full of Metal

Fist Full of Metal is a Seattle tattoo studio that is open seven days a week. The studio provides service for both walk-in customers and by appointment. The tattoo studio has five artists on staff who have over 30 years of combined tattooing experience and are experienced in a wide range of tattooing styles.

Seattle, WA(206) 783-3366

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Hidden Hand Tattoo

Hidden Hand Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio opened in 2007 by Jeff and April Cornell who both have prior experience working in other tattoo shops in the Seattle area. The studio has a number of artists on staff who specialize and excel in various styles of tattooing including vivid color pieces, traditional, black and grey, tribal, Japanese, portraits, and fine line. Hidden Hand Tattoo strives to provide friendly and first class service to its customers in a warm and inviting studio environment.

Seattle, WA(206) 632-7313

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Jackson Street Tattoo Company

Jackson Street Tattoo Company is a Seattle tattoo studio that is open seven days a week. The studio’s artists have 30 years of combined tattooing experience in a wide variety of styles such as traditional American and Japanese tattoos. The studio’s clients praise the artists’ skill, welcoming nature, and professionalism, as well as their wide range of stylistic tattooing expertise.

Seattle, WA(206) 937-8686

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Pierced Hearts Tattoo Parlor

Pierced Hearts Tattoo Parlor is a Seattle tattoo studio providing both tattooing and piercing services to its customers. The studio has a number of tattoo and piercing artists on staff who are available by appointment and for walk-in customers. The studio provides a wide variety of piercing options and the tattooing staff are familiar with a wide variety of tattooing styles.

Seattle, WA(206) 729-0200

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Sacred Soul Tattoo

Sacred Soul Tattoo is a Renton tattoo studio that has been in operation for over 10 years. The studio has five tattoo artists on staff who are familiar with a wide range of tattooing styles. Sacred Soul Tattoo provides service for both walk-in customers and by appointment. The artists provide custom design services for their clients as well.

Renton, WA(425) 923-4772

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Studio Arcanum

Studio Arcanum is a Seattle tattoo studio located in the Fremont area that is open seven days a week. The studio’s artists accept both walk-in customers and by appointment. The studio’s artists are highly experienced and specialize in a wide range of tattooing styles.

Seattle, WA(206) 320-8447

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SuperGenius Tattoo

SuperGenius Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio with a large number of tattooing artists on staff. The studio is open seven days a week from noon to 10pm and accepts both walk-in customers as well as customers by appointment. The studio artists are experienced with a wide range of tattooing styles and the studio places high emphasis on safety and sterility.

Seattle, WA(206) 322-1630

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Tiger Tiger Tattoo

Tiger Tiger Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio opened in 2010. The studio’s three tattoo artists have nearly 100 combined years of tattooing experience and are familiar with a wide range of tattooing styles. Customers speak highly of the friendly, welcoming, and highly personable tattoo artists as well as the relaxed atmosphere of the studio.

Seattle, WA(206) 682-1176

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True Love Art Gallery & Tattoo

True Love Art Gallery & Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo shop that has a large number of tattoo artists on staff who are familiar with numerous tattooing styles including Japanese traditional, black and grey, realism, color work, and geometric designs. The studio also includes an art gallery for exhibiting and selling art as well as a retail store for selling clothing, toys, books, and prints.

Seattle, WA(206) 227-3572

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Two Birds Tattoo

Two Birds Tattoo is a Seattle tattoo studio that was opened in 2010 by Ruby Santiago and Suzy Todd who have 20 years of combined tattooing experience. The studio has a number of artists on staff who provide traditional artistic tattooing services with an emphasis on custom designs. The studio also includes a gallery space showcasing the work of local artists and artisans.

Seattle, WA(206) 297-6005

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Under the Needle

Under the Needle is a Seattle tattoo studio that provides services for walk-in clients as well as by appointment. The studio has 10 tattoo artists on staff who have extensive experience across a wide variety of styles and frequently hosts visiting artists from all over the world. The studio’s artists frequently collaborate with clients and work hard to bring their client’s ideas to life. The studio also places a high emphasis on cleanliness and safety.

Seattle, WA(206) 448-6613

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