Boise, ID has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as New Moon Tattoo, Chalice Tattoo, Devotion Tattoo, Ancient Iron Tattoo Parlour, Imperial Body Art, A Mind’s Eye Tattoo, and Inkvision Tattoo, Boise is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 212,303, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 61 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Boise. Google Places lists 79 different tattoo shops in the Boise area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Chalice Tattoo currently boasts one of the best selection of artists in the area, featuring Darcy Nutt, Andrew Pontius, Nate Lauerman, Derek Schaeffer, and Endijs Pupols. When doing research for your artist, we suggest not paying too much attention to price because quality is much more important when you’re going to be living with the artwork for the rest of your life.
By Josh Schonwald