North Carolina Tattoo Artists

Here are 56 of the best North Carolina tattoo artists and shops according to our research. If you think we should add anyone to the list or if you see anything that should be edited, contact us by clicking here

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Cosmic Tattoos

Address: 3927 Monroe Rd, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (704) 334-2707

Tattoo Profile: We are a family run studio devoted to creating custom designs for small or large tattoos. We also have a wide variety of flash art to choose from. Need a coverup? We’re comfortable with that, come on in for a consultation!

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Charlotte Tattoo Company

Address: 1514 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (704) 347-0616

Tattoo Profile: We specialize in bringing our client’s vision together. Whether you want traditional, japanese, black and grey…we have an artist on hand to fit your needs. All in an open friendly environment. A throwback to tattoo shops of the past.

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Matt Mebane – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Tattoo Bill’s

Address: 9640 South Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28273

Phone: (704) 583-0909

Tattoo Profile: Tattoo Bill’s has been the tattoo destination in Charlotte, NC since 1999. We specialize in custom tattoos, body piercings, and laser tattoo removal. All of our tattooing and piercings are done in a safe, clean environment by experienced professionals.

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Hillsborough St Tattoo and Body Piercing

Address: 2402 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607

Phone: (919) 706-5575

Tattoo Artists: Dean Caves, Rene Estrada, Patrick Goodwin

Tattoo Profile: Artists and piercers from different parts of the U.S with different styles who share a common goal to push each others limits and aim for the best possible experience for each customer. Hillsborough St. Tattoo and Body Piercing opened with the vision to support art not just in tattooing but throughout the community, while having a little fun along the way.

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Conan McParland – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Rock-N-Roll Tattoo & Piercing

Address: 3629 Capital Blvd #240 Raleigh, NC 27604

Phone: (919) 872-2881

Tattoo Artists: Jason Fields, Noah Allmon, Fred Burt IV, Jason Hassel, Carlos Mata, Kyle Raderchak

Tattoo Profile: Rock N’ Roll Tattoo is dedicated to providing our customers with a clean, non intimidating environment. Where you can come in and get a nice, well done tattoo or piercing by a professional, and can leave happy and healthy.

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Infamous Ink Tattoo Studio

Address: 11229 E Independence Blvd. Suite 1, Matthews, NC 28105

Phone: (704) 708-8288

Tattoo Profile: Infamous Ink Tattoo Studio is not your everyday, run-of-the-mill tattoo shop. In fact, we are no “shop” at all. We are an exclusive, high-end, custom-artwork studio. Specializing in one of a kind tattoos and out of this world body mods. Our artists are dedicated and passionate about their work with over 40 years of collective tattooing experience.

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Brian Leebrick – Charlotte, North Carolina

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North Star Tattoo

Address: 510 S Person St, Raleigh, NC 27601

Phone: (919) 301-8159

Tattoo Artists: Shane Smallwood, Michael Beckwith

Tattoo Profile: North Star Tattoo was founded in 2015 by Shane. This shop is housed by artists local to the Raleigh/ Durham area. We set out to give you beautiful artwork and tattoos that you may enjoy for years to come. No project is too big or too small for us and we’re ready to take your ideas and make them a reality.

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Brian E Harris – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Black Cloud Tattoo Piercing and Supply

Address: 2814 The Plaza, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (980) 207-0323

Tattoo Profile: Here at Black Cloud Tattoo we specialize in custom art and great customer service. The ambiance here is personal and less commercial. All of our artists and piercers have been in this industry for over 10 years.

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Rene Estrada – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Immortal Images Tattoo Studio

Address: 3750 Monroe Rd, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (704) 347-2521

Tattoo Profile: We want you to have a final product that is better than what you were expecting or hoping for. Your satisfaction is absolutely the most important thing that matters.

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Hannah Mckee – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Apex Tattoo Factory

Address: 500 E Williams St, Apex, NC 27502

Phone: (919) 924-7778

Tattoo Artists: Fat Jax, D-Man

Tattoo Profile: We aim to show you that high quality tattoos dont have to come at world class prices as our competition would have you believe. Here at ATF we use top quality inks such as Eternal Ink in a completely clean, stylish, sterile shop, with a combined experience of 27 years to show you the respect and consideration you deserve in deciding where to pick and place your permanent art piece.

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Blood Sweat & Tears Tattoo

Address: 3811 Monroe Rd, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (704) 333-3466

Tattoo Profile: BST Tattoo Studio is located in Charlotte, NC. We are a professional tattoo shop with experienced artist that specialize in custom, high quality tattoos.

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Divine Arts Tattoo Company

Address: 10915 Monroe Rd. Ste A, Matthews, NC 28105

Phone: (980) 339-8242

Tattoo Profile: Matthews’ favorite tattoo studio. Classy, quality, and custom tattoos. Come see for yourself why we are the best.

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Uptown Arts

Address: 120 Brevard Ct, Charlotte, NC 28202

Phone: (980) 219-8523

Tattoo Profile: Uptown Arts is the vision of Michael Drossos – a 20 year veteran of the industry. Located on Brevard Ct, Uptown Arts does custom tattoos and art.

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Kelly McGrath – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Warlocks Tattoo Inc

Address: 5535 Western Blvd Raleigh, NC 27606

Phone: (919) 233-1760

Tattoo Artists: Byron, Julio, Ashlei, Ernie, Mike, Bill, Rich, Johnny, and Al

Tattoo Profile: Combined, our Raleigh Tattoo and Body Piercing shop possesses more than 100 years of combined experience, and we’ve completed more than 10,000 tattoos in the Raleigh area since we opened for business. At Warlock’s Tattoo and Body Piercing, we consider ourselves to be artists. Yes, we can and do use sheets to create your work of art, but we feel confident in our ability to free hand at any time. This is left solely up to our clients. Warlock’s has more than 5,000 tattoo reference sheets to assist you in your tattoo selection process.

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Chase Spivey – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Eric Sparrow – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Canvas Tattoo & Art Gallery

Address: 3012 N Davidson St, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (980) 299-2588

Tattoo Profile: We specialize in custom tattoos and the display of fine art created by the Charlotte art community.

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Femme Fatale Tattoo

Address: 2109 Avent Ferry Rd Raleigh, NC 27606

Phone: (919) 803-4227

Tattoo Artists: Blair Saito

Tattoo Profile: Blair’s favorite style is Japanese, but she also enjoys doing anything color, black and gray, and really enjoys realism. Unlike many artists she does not get stuck doing any particular style she is extremely versatile and can accommodate any request.

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Wild Oats Tattoo

Address: 13209 Carowinds Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28273

Phone: (704) 493-5599

Tattoo Profile: Wild Oats employs a staff of creative and driven individuals that love what they do. We take pride in our craft and strive to make each tattoo a work of art that the wearer can love for a lifetime.

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Mad Ethel’s Tattoo

Address: 424 S Dawson St Raleigh, NC 27601

Phone: (919) 900-8345

Tattoo Artists: Steve Wetherington, Chris Peck, Cliff Kealoha

Tattoo Profile: Since every body is different, we specialize in one of a kind tattoos, ensuring that the content and placement of your tattoo works best with your body to showcase your unique piece of art.

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Mike Harkins – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Oak City Tattoos & Piercings

Address: 3114 Hillsborough St. Raleigh, NC 27607

Phone: (919) 838-8330

Tattoo Artists: Marco Casusol, Steve Dowling, Ryan Mistretta, Neal Scoggins

Tattoo Profile: Oak City Tattoo. The idea for this shop and atmosphere started out with just a few great friends/co-workers wanting to have a shop with no limitations. We wanted to have a relaxed, creative, and enjoyable environment to allow us to do what we do best. Work one on one with clients and customers to help fulfill their wants and needs.

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Edgar Guardiola – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Made to Last Tattoo

Address: 129 N Poplar St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Phone: (980) 474-1872

Tattoo Profile: Made to Last Tattoo is located on Poplar St in the 4th Ward. They are open 7 days a week.

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Lee Greene – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Paris Tattoos

Address: 1820 South Blvd. #102, Charlotte, NC 28203

Phone: (704) 910-1929

Tattoo Profile: Paris Tattoos USA was opened in Charlotte, North Carolina in 2010. The studio is now home to fabulous artists from all over America and has professional piercing services.

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510 Expert Tattoo

Address: 510 East 35th St, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (704) 333-5108

Tattoo Profile: 510 Expert Tattoo is located in the heart of Charlotte N.C.’s historical arts district, known as NODA. We offer expert tattoo and piercing services with outstanding customer service in a pleasant relaxed enviorment.

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Authentic Tattoo Company

Address: 416 W South St, Ste 101, Raleigh, NC 27601

Phone: (919) 720-4272

Tattoo Artists: Matt Mebane, Kris Close, Donovan Marlow

Tattoo Profile: Opened in October 2016, Authentic Tattoo Company is a traditional tattoo shop located in downtown Raleigh NC. Striving to bring you the best tattoos possible with over 40 years of combined experience, we can accomodate any tattoo style: traditional american, japanese, black and grey, realism to lettering; we do it all. Walk-ins and appointments always available.

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Nikki’s Tattoo Studio

Address: 1905 Rice Rd Extention Ste 110 Matthews, NC 28105

Phone: (704) 845-1533

Tattoo Artists: Nikki Thompson, Jewel Haigler

Tattoo Profile: Nikki’s Tattoo Studio is the original, all female staffed, owned, & operated tattoo studio serving Charlotte & surrounding cities since 1995.

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Alicia VanCuren – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Phoenix Tattoo Studio

Address: 1215 Hillsborough St Raleigh, NC 27603

Phone: (919) 834-8055

Tattoo Artists: Lacie Frain, Brian Harris, Paul Lieberman, Colby June, Sam Guin

Tattoo Profile: We are an established studio, providing you with excellent service and beautiful work for over 10 years. If you have any comments or questions please do not hesitate to contact the owner, Lacie Frain. Come into the shop and let us design your custom artwork today. Walk-ins and appointments are welcome.

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Justin Carpenter – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Joe Almquist – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Shaun Bushnell – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Jasmine Waller – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Ace Custom Tattooing

Address: 1312 Thomas Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (704) 342-3661

Tattoo Profile: Ace Custom Tattoo was founded in 1994 and is one of Charlotte’s oldest tattoo shops. Located on Thomas Avenue, Ace Custom Tattoos has some of the most talented artists in the city and they specialize in custom work.

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Blue Flame Tattoo

Address: 710 W Peace St Raleigh, NC 27605

Phone: (919) 755-3355

Tattoo Artists: Ray Alexander, Christy Alexander, Jet, Shaun Bushnell, Joe Almquist, Scott Alvarez, Nate Hatfield, Kevin Collins

Tattoo Profile: Blue Flame Tattoo was founded in 1998 by Errol. Several years later, the Blue Flame Staff still delivers expert tattooing and body piercing. Our tattoo artists can create any custom tattoo specially for you. Come meet our skilled and friendly tattoo artists and body piercers.

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Jace LaFace – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Romantic Torture Tattoo

Address: 3501 Capital Blvd Raleigh, NC 27604

Phone: (919) 858-6613

Tattoo Artists: Mike Smith, Oms Bartolomei

Tattoo Profile: Gorgeous tattoo and piercing studio located on capital blvd, next to chuck e cheese! Award winning artists specializing in photo realism, Japanese, new school traditional, old school, cover ups, tribal, script. We carry and sell the hottest piercing jewelry with the lowest prices in town!

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Andrew Black – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Double Deuce Tattoo

Address: 937 N Harrison Ave, Cary, NC 27513

Phone: (919) 481-4445

Tattoo Artists: Scott Russell, Steve Tucci, Errol Cathcart, Ryan Quinn

Tattoo Profile: Double Deuce Tattoo & Art Gallery is located in Northwoods Shopping Center off of Harrison Ave. in Cary, NC. We pride ourselves in our attention to detail, customer service, and all work that we provide for all of our clients. So if you’re contemplating getting your first tattoo or piercing, or looking to add more to your collection, we have the staff and experience to not only make sure that you leave satisfied, but also return for more!

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Fu’s Custom Tattoos

Address: 3200 North Davidson St, Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: (704) 376-4556

Tattoo Profile: Fu’s Custom Tattoo is the premier and only full custom tattoo studio located in the heart of Charlotte’s NoDa Arts District! Staffed by friendly and professional industry veterans more than capable of making your ideas become reality!

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401 Tattoo and Art

Address: 706 N Main St, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Phone: (919) 239-0186

Tattoo Artists: Crowz Eye, Robert Meyers

Tattoo Profile: Award winning fully licensed tattoo shop, located just south of Raleigh NC. This private studio strives on custom art vs. endless walls of flash. While walk in basis clients are welcome, it mainly operates by appointment only. Feel free to contact an artist for a consultation on your new original art, or cover up.

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Paul Lieberman – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Patrick Goodwin – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Jimi Kirchgessner – Charlotte, North Carolina

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Jason Hassel – Raleigh, North Carolina

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Ike Trimboli – Charlotte, North Carolina

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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, Mandala, White Ink, Sacred Geometry, Trash Polka, Vegan

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