Boston, Massachusetts has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Stingray Body Art, Fat Ram’s Pumpkin Tattoo, Pino Bros Ink, and Redemption Tattoo, Boston is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of 625,087 there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 437 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Boston. Google Places lists 477 different tattoo shops in the Boston area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Stingray Body Art currently boasts one of the largest selection of artists in the area, listing the following artists on their site: Chris DeBarge, Chico Torres, Nate Stevens, Aaron Girard, Scott Quinney, Alastair Cameron-Hodges, Bosco Layne, George Motta, Mat Park. 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