San Antonio, Texas has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Dandyland Custom Tattoo, AK Lounge, Element Tattoo Studio, Buddha Box Studios, Wicket Ways Tattoos, Fortune Bros Tattoo Co, San Antonio is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 1,360,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 115 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in San Antonio. Google Places lists 232 different tattoo shops in the San Antonio area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Element Tattoo Studio currently boasts one of the largest selection of artists in the area, listing the following artists on their site: Sweet Laraine, Brian Pittman, Jedidia, William, Carl Hanes, Austin, and Justin Martinez. 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