Louisville, Kentucky has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as acme Ink, Tattoo Charlie’s, Five Star Tattoo, Asgard Ink, Twisted Images, Creative Ink Tattoo Studio, and Imperial Tattoos, Louisville is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 253,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 27 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Louisville. Google Places lists 95 different tattoo shops in the Louisville area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Acme Ink currently boasts one of the largest selections of artists in the area, listing the following artists on their site: Derrick Snodgrass, Jay Fish, Scott Bryant, Slim Brown, and Steve Gatrost. 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