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Tattoo Artists in Washington DC

Jinx Proof Tattoo Washington DC

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Jinx Proof Tattoo

Address: 3285 1/2 M St NW Washington, DC 20007

Phone: (202) 337-5469

Tattoo Artists: Tim Corun, Susan Behney-Doyle, Eric Doyle, Tony Morrell, Tad Peton, Christian Beckman, Kevin McNutt, Liana Joy

Tattoo Profile: Jinx Proof was established in 1996 by Tim Corun and Karl Hedgepath. It was the first tattoo shop to open in Washington, DC since 1983, and is the premier shop in the area.

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Tattoo Paradise Washington DC

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Tattoo Paradise

Address: 2444 18th Street Northwest Washington, DC 20009

Phone: (202) 232-6699

Tattoo Artists: Billy Bennett, Carly Corpse, Chris Fernandez, David Cavalcante, Matt Knopp, Deirdre Aikin, Eric Wilcox, Nikki Balls Lugo, Matthew Wojciechowski, Scott Sketo, Shawn Brown, Tom Kenney

Tattoo Profile: DC & Maryland's finest tattoos and body piercing since 2003.

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Cirque Du Rouge Washington DC

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Cirque Du Rouge

Address: 416 H Street Northeast Washington, DC 20002

Phone: (202) 544-4701

Tattoo Artists: Robie Sayan, Allen McFadden, Victoria, Tiffany George, Kim Ewell, Jason Charlebois, Eric Gilbert, Cynthia Rudzis

Tattoo Profile: Cirque Du Rouge is home to artists dedicated to creating unique images based on your ideas and our knowledge of the medium. Each image is a collaborative effort between customer and artist and, in time, applied in an atmosphere that is safe, relaxed, open and most of all, respectful. We are predominantly an appointment only shop and prefer to work with our customers in that fashion.

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The Tattooery

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The Tattooery

Address: 7420 1/2 Baltimore Ave College Park, MD 20740

Phone: (240) 764-5146

Tattoo Artists: Blake Becker, Gabby Del Bianco, Kevin Sottek

Tattoo Profile: We offer custom one of kind tattoos, drawn by our talented artists, specifically for you! Our artists take pride in giving our clients quality tattoos with a personal touch. We believe each tattoo should be as unique as the person wearing it, we don't copy or duplicate any tattoos.

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Bethesda Tattoo Company

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Bethesda Tattoo Company

Address: 8227 Woodmont Ave Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone: (301) 652-0494

Tattoo Artists: James, Tina, Jermaine, Adam, Brent, Leam Smith, Liaa

Tattoo Profile: Bethesda Tattoo has some of the finest artists in Maryland to serve you.#1 in Montgomery County since 2005. We specialize in custom tattooing and expert body piercing in a friendly professional environment.

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Embassy Tattoo Washington DC

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Embassy Tattoo

Address: 1762 Columbia Rd. NW Washington DC 20009

Phone: (202) 733-3846

Tattoo Artists: Mark Stassburg, Fernando Gonzalez, Hannah Sheridan, Kevin Avila, Matt Hilbun

Tattoo Profile: We take pride in our original art, our dedicated and talented artists and sterile environment. Pay us a visit for good times and even better tattoos. Specializing in original tattoos and piercings, we have a very talented crew that can accommodate any style of tattooing that you may want.

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Laughing Hyena Tattoos Washington DC

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Laughing Hyena Tattoos

Address: 1454 Park Rd NW Washington, DC 20010

Phone: (202) 627-0050

Tattoo Artists: Isaac Colon-Francia III, Dr. Z, Raff Santos

Tattoo Profile: Laughing Hyena Tattoos is a full-service tattoo shop dedicated to consistently providing high customer satisfaction by rendering excellent service, quality products, and furnishing an enjoyable atmosphere at an acceptable price. We maintain a friendly, fair, and creative work environment, which respects diversity, ideas, and hard work. We provide quality tattoos in a healthy, clean environment.

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Fatty’s Tattoos & Piercings Washington DC

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Fatty’s Tattoos & Piercings

Address: 1333 Connecticut Ave NW 3rd Floor Washington, DC 20036

Phone: (202) 452-0999

Tattoo Artists: Fatty, Gilda, James, Gia, Matt, Ray, Zac

Tattoo Profile: All tattooists at Fatty's are multi-faceted, mixed media artists who strive for perfection in their various art forms. We specialize in high quality, custom tattooing. You will notice when entering Fatty's that our walls are not covered with the typical, corny "pick em and stick em" tattoo flash that you see everywhere else. Our walls proudly display fine art paintings by Fatty and our artists.

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Art of War Tattoo Collective

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Art of War Tattoo Collective

Address: 7214 Arlington Blvd Ste 200 Falls Church, VA 22042

Phone: (571) 317-0214

Tattoo Artists: Lee Uchiha, Diego Orbegoza, Alex Mcfar, Julio Conekte

Tattoo Profile: Join us at The Art of War Tattoo Collective where we are dedicated to creating custom artwork and integrating your vision with our insight to manifest immaculate body art at a comfortable, sterile environment with approachable, experienced artists.

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Britishink Tattoo Studio and Gallery Washington DC

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Britishink Tattoos

Address: 508 H Street Northeast Washington, DC 20002

Phone: (202) 302-1669

Tattoo Artists: Fernando Prudencio, Aaron Trimiar

Tattoo Profile: Britishink Tattoos is Washington DCs first and oldest custom only tattoo studio, each design is unique, made for you and you only. We offer private rooms and our undivided attention to provide you the highest quality artwork.

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Rick’s Tattoos Washington DC

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Rick's Tattoos

Address: 4818 Lee Highway Arlington, VA 22207

Phone: (703) 527-8377

Tattoo Artists: Amy, Chauna, Troy, Ben, Tara

Tattoo Profile: Northern VA's Oldest & Finest Tattoo Shop. We offer custom tattooing and piercing. Rick's Tattoos has been very fortunate to have had, over the years, some very exceptional artists work here. We still, in our opinion, have some of the best tattoo artists in the area working here now.

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Globe Electric Tattoo

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Globe Electric Tattoo

Address: 3821 14th St. NW Unit C Washington, DC 20011

Phone: (202) 882-0659

Tattoo Artists: Eric Doyle, Susan Doyle

Tattoo Profile: Globe Electric is home to tattoo artists Susan Behney-Doyle and Eric Doyle. We have been tattooing since 1993 and have worked together since 1998. We opened our own shop in December 2015 with the goal of creating high-quality work in a unique and distinctive setting.

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Champion Tattoo Company Washington DC

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Champion Tattoo Company

Address: 719 8th Street Southeast Washington, DC 20003

Phone: (202) 480-2233

Tattoo Artists: Butch, Ian, Grant

Tattoo Profile: The Champion Tattoo Company is a custom Tattoo and Body Piercing studio dedicated to providing a quality tattoo and piercing service to our clients. We are conveniently located near the Eastern Market Metro and next to the I-695 (395) expressway. We provide excellent friendly service for your tattoo or piercing including free consultation, design services and safe hygienic body art.

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Pinz-N-Needlez Washington DC

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Pinz-N-Needlez Tattoo

Address: 926 U Street Northwest Washington, DC 20001

Phone: (202) 387-2465

Tattoo Artists: Chris Mensah, Imani K Brown, Darryl Bennett

Tattoo Profile: Your design or ours! Professional tattoos and piercings using autoclave sterilization and single-use needles from the artists at Pinz-N-Needlez Tattoo.

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Great Southern Tattoo Company Alexandria

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Great Southern Tattoo Company

Address: 6134 N Kings Hwy Alexandria, VA 22303

Phone: (703) 592-8595

Tattoo Artists: Sandy Parsons, Adam Jeffrey, Drew Manley, Jimmy Hayden,

Tattoo Profile: Great Southern was started by Charley & Sandy Parsons in College Park MD in 1979 and we opened our location in Alexandria VA. in 2001. We are a family oriented business that specializes in custom walk in tattooing.

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Popular Tattoo Styles


American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Ups, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portraits, Watercolor

Washington DC has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Jinx Proof Tattoo, Tattoo Paradise, Cirque Du Rouge, Britishink Tattoo Studio and Gallery, Rick’s Tattoos, Pinz-N-Needlez, and Champion Tattoo Company, Washington DC is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 635,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 38 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Washington DC. Google Places lists 324 different tattoo shops in Washington DC, which shows how competitive the state truly is. 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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