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Tattoo Artists in Houston

Flying Squid Art Gallery & Tattooing Houston


Flying Squid Art Gallery & Tattooing

Address: 1507 N Durham Dr, Houston, TX 77008

Phone: (346) 444-6606

Tattoo Artists: Catfish Perez, Ryan Scroggins, Neal Dossey, Dustin Whelan, Jay McCaslin, Bill McBee, Gabriel Massey

Tattoo Profile: Flying Squid is a unique, multi-faceted art gallery, tattoo & piercing shop in the heart of the Houston Heights. The gallery opens into seven individual rooms – seven different and sterile portals into seven different artists’ lives…

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Powerhouse Ink Houston


Powerhouse Ink

Address: 2402 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006

Phone: (832) 322-1193

Tattoo Artists: Jason Beavers, Amanda Noelle

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Texas Body Art Houston

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Texas Body Art

Address: 12537 Jones Rd Houston, Texas 77084

Phone: (281) 894-2282

Tattoo Artists: Johnny Jackson, Travis Johns, Mark Arnold, Jake Lee, Aaron Powers, Ben Reel, Tony Baker, Christian Sauceda, Dale Shipes, Justin Inkk

Tattoo Profile: Texas Body Art stands out in Houston among other great studios as one of the best, not only in Houston , but in the State of Texas and we proudly support our Texas Tattoo Community. Johnny Jackson remains actively involved to insure that Texas Body art remains synonymous with excellence and upholds all the laws and regulations of the State of Texas health department.

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Texas Tattoo Emporium Houston

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Texas Tattoo Emporium

Address: 1540 Westheimer Road Houston, TX 77006

Phone: (713) 807-7171

Tattoo Artists: Jesus Arratia, Tiger John, Travis

Tattoo Profile: Welcome to Houstons best tattoo and body piercing studios...We have been in business since 1998 and love what we do...we offer two locations to serve you and offer the finest tattooing and piercing available.

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Prison Break Tattoos Houston


Prison Break Tattoos

Address: 5306 Washington Ave, Houston, TX 77007

Phone: (713) 465-3387

Tattoo Artists: BK, Chris

Tattoo Profile: Prison Break Tattoos will shock you! Come check out the newest, hottest and only theme shop in Houston, Texas. Our artists will amaze you as will our authentic electric chair

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You Pick It We Stick It Houston

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You Pick It We Stick It

Address: 8235 Almeda Genoa Road Houston, TX 77075

Phone: (713) 987-0006

Tattoo Artists: LaLa, Sosa, Moe, Tony

Tattoo Profile: Welcome to You Pick It We Stick It. We here at the shop are finishing up another year and want to thank everybody for your love and support. We are blessed to have such a loyal following and love you all dearly. We are commited to putting out the best tattoo and peircing work in Houston and we have you to thank.

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Artistic Impressions Tattoo Studio Katy

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Artistic Impressions Tattoo Studio

Address: 20633 Katy Freeway, Suite B Katy, TX 77450

Phone: (281) 599-1349

Tattoo Artists: Spiro Kambitsis, Henry Garza, Andrew Hoffman, Tyler Turnbull, Xavier Sanchez, Ge Zhang, Chase Young, Balde 'BB' Benavides, Freddie Garza

Tattoo Profile: Artistic Impressions is a tattoo studio, set up in the form of an art studio. The artists at Artistic Impressions work with each individual to give them something unique and original.

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Advent Tattoo Studio and Art Gallery Houston


Advent Tattoo Studio and Art Gallery

Address: 16506 FM 529 Rd, Houston, Texas 77095

Phone: (281) 856-2366

Tattoo Artists: Mike Woods, Mike Ashworth, Jason Martinelli

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Scorpion Studios Houston

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Scorpion Studios

Address: 1401 Westheimer Road Houston, TX 77006

Phone: (713) 528-7904

Tattoo Artists: Dan Martin, Tracy Lambright, "Big Gabe" Bayles, Chris Ayala, Sapo Boijseauneau, Kristin Hendrickson

Tattoo Profile: Founded in 1991, Scorpion Studios is Houston’s Premier Custom tattoo shop and home to six visionary tattooers. We take great pride in providing 100% client satisfaction and the safest application with superior tattoos being our ultimate goal.

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Secret Tattoo Houston


Secret Tattoo

Address: 1508 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

Phone: (832) 962-7121

Tattoo Artists: Gregg Higgins, Brett Osborne, Hector Avila, Sedelah Ahsaki, Jason Friedman, Peter Tats, Joe Barron, Sinclair Watkins

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713 Tattoo Parlour Houston

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713 Tattoo Parlour

Address: 1533 Westheimer Road Houston, TX 77006

Phone: (713) 533-1239

Tattoo Artists: Homer Saenz, James Samaniego, George Doinidis, Mike Dunphy

Tattoo Profile: We specialize in all styles of tattooing and have won numerous awards from all around the world...whether its tribal, portraits, black and grey, traditional we have a strong versatile award winning staff that can take care of you.

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Red Shores Tattoo Houston


Red Shores Tattoo

Address: 2909 Baldwin St, Houston, TX 77006

Phone: (281) 888-7110

Tattoo Artists: Trey, Allen, Brandon Lee

Tattoo Profile: With over 40 years combined service, Red Shores Tattoo has some of the most experienced award winning artists in Houston!

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Nate Beavers Tattoos Houston

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Nate Beavers (Figurehead Tattoo)

Address: 2102 Leland St. Houston, TX 77003

Phone: (713) 742-2828

Tattoo Profile: I work by appointment only out of my new shop, Figurehead Tattoo, in East downtown Houston, Tx. You can email me at Booking@NateBeavers.com for info on booking and events.

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3rd Generation Ink Houston


3rd Generation Ink

Address: 126 Heights Blvd, Houston, TX 77007

Phone: (713) 485-5062

Tattoo Artists: Larry Shaw, Christian Saldana, Remy Robards, Bryan Phillips, Neil Ritter

Tattoo Profile: 3rd Generation Ink is the newest, cleanest tattoo shop in Houston's historic Heights. It was opened in 2014 by the world-famous master tattooer Larry Shaw II. He is the 3rd Generation in his family to be a master tattooer. His goal is to give to Houston the highest quality tattoos and provide unsurpassed service to his clients.

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Houston Ink Society Tattoo Co

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Houston Ink Society Tattoo Co.

Address: 1639 Westheimer Road Houston, TX 77006

Phone: (713) 527-8409

Tattoo Artists: Brandon Tripicchio, Clayton, Danny Blanco, Judith Thielen, Mario Rodriguez

Tattoo Profile: Getting a tattoo can be an intimidating experience if you have never done it. We do everything we can to help all of our customers feel welcome and well informed. We encourage you to ask questions, and view examples of our artwork. Walk-ins are always welcome, but if you would like us to design a custom tattoo for you, it is sometimes better to schedule an appointment. Please take a moment to browse our artist portfolio’s in the artist links above.

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Houston, Texas has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Texas Tattoo Emporium, Big Kat’s Tattoo & Barbershop, 713 Tattoo Parlour, Scorpion Studios, and Sacred Hear Studio, Houston is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 2,145,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 77 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Houston. Google Places lists 244 different tattoo shops in the Houston area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Scorpion Studios currently boasts one of the largest selections of artists in the area, listing the following artists on their site: Dan Martin, Tracy Lambright, Kevin Poon, Gabriel Massey, Big Gabe Bayles, and Chris Ayala. 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.

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Most Popular Tattoo Styles

American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Up, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portrait, Watercolor, Script, Floral, Geometric, Black & Grey, 3D, Black & White, Tribal, Animal
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