Norfolk, Virginia has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Stain Studios Tattoo Shop, Studio Evolve Tattoo, Fuzion Ink Tattoo, Trinity Tattoo UBX Ink Tatoo, and All Out Tattoo, Norfolk is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 245,800, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 31 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Norfolk. Google Places lists 110 different tattoo shops in the Norfolk area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Trinity Tattoo currently boasts one of the best selection of artists in the area, featuring Dave Lukeson, Carl Fuchs, Bennett Edwards, Lorin Hay, Brett Spickard, Matti Hixson, Rama Bass, Nikki Snyder, Travis Harris, and Tommy Altman. 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