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TATTOO ARTIST WANTED
Richmond Hill, ON – Depression Ink is looking to hire a fulltime tattooist to add to the team. Must have at least 3 years of experience, references and a portfolio demonstrating your work. Depression Ink prides itself on its professionalism in the tattooing industry, having been up and running in the GTA for 8 years. We boast and established client base that keeps growing and we need help keeping up with the demand. We would consider an artist available a minimum of 4 days/week. Piercing experience is definitely a bonus!
If you are interested in working with dynamic people in a fun, fast paced environment, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Virginia Beach, VA – Red 5 is hiring talented, licensed professionals for a full time tattoo artist position. The studio was established in 2014 by award winning artists Carl Fuchs and Chris Garcia. Red 5 is located in a military/tourist beach town, and sits in a shopping center that faces a busy mall. Our shop is mostly appointment based, though we ask that artists accept walk-ins as well.
We are looking for motivated tattooists who have a true passion for what they do, and want to be part of our team. Professional experience, great customer service skills, and an ability to work well with others will be required. If you would like to join our team of talented tattooers, please email your portfolio and information to red5tattooVA@gmail.com
Layton, Utah – Lucky Bamboo Tattoo is seeking a talented, professional artist looking to further their career in the tattoo industry. We require that you have at least 5 years studio experience and a strong portfolio to be considered. The studio and artists have been nationally/internationally published, and our studio is award winning, taking the KSL Best of Utah A-list awards the last 3 years in a row.
For inquiries and to set up an appointment, please contact Deserae at 801-497-9700 or email@example.com.
Toronto, ON - Black Line Studio is now accepting applications for a full time tattoo artist position. Applicants must have an up to date portfolio and at least three years professional experience. Black Line Studio is an upscale, well-known studio located in downtown Toronto with an established clientele. We are looking for someone who focuses on custom work and has strong customer relations. Applicants must be comfortable doing walk-ins as well as extensive custom work. If interested please send your portfolio and resume firstname.lastname@example.org
We are also accepting applications for a full time piercer and counter help position. Applicants must have at least three years experience. We are looking for someone with good customer relations who works well with others. Must be a trained professional with experience in sterilization processes. If interested please send your resume with references email@example.com.
Must Haves: Solid portfolio, Well-rounded style, Certification(s), Great attitude
Nice To Haves: Self-promotion skills and a love of all things social media, An existing client base, A love for all things metal, No drugs. No drama.
Junior artists or people looking for an apprenticeships need not apply. http://www.clockworktattoogallery.com/were-hiring
If you are a self-motivated professional artist interested in an ongoing or guest position at a highly-rated shop with a friendly & welcoming atmosphere, please send pertinent personal information and examples of your work via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parry Sound, Ontario – WANTED: GUEST TATTOO ARTISTS and/ or FULLTIME /PART-TIME ARTIST FOR BUSY SUMMER SEASON UP IN MUSKOKA!
(*****Annual Shop booth rental agreement available as well****)
Must have 3 years experience.
Must have tattoo references
70% paid to artist ( disposable tattoo materials supplied)
SOUND TATTOO STUDIO is right on the water of beautiful Georgian Bay! Killbear Provincial Park and Oastler Park are within biking distance.-
-Beautiful shoreline fitness trail is located across the road
-fishing rod supplied
-shop BBQ and kitchen use available
-Smart receptionist included
-Lots of restaurants located across the street
Elkridge, Maryland – Body FX Tattoo Studio is looking for a full time experienced tattoo artist to join our studio asap. Body FX has been in business for 20 years, and has a great reputation. Tattoo artist should have references, and a portfolio. We have not had many artist turnovers, so we are looking for someone who wants stability, and longevity. We are also looking for a skilled full time body Piercer, Dermal piercing is a plus! Both of these positions are immediate openings. Please contact studio via email:email@example.com .shop phone: 410-796-9396
LONG BEACH, NY, USA - Salvation South Tattoo, Long Beach NY’s first tattoo studio is looking to extend our family. We’re looking for a full-time artist but will entertain part-time inquiries. Family friendly environment, low-key shop. No attitudes, drama or drugs please! Catering greatly to the local community, but also a number of travelers and city workers. Custom little shop a few blocks from the beach, right on towns main strip and across the street from the train station. Open since 2013 we’re busy and getting busier every year! Salvation South is looking for someone well-rounded, personable, experienced, open-minded, and hard working. Strong varied Portfolio is a must, willing to take ALL clients ranging from small walk-in tattoos to large scale work. Own clientele is recommended but there is plenty of opportunity to build one. Call to set up an interview or inquire within: Salvation South Tattoo Gallery, 58a East Park Ave, Long Beach NY, 11561, 516 415 7728, Ask for Andria or Taryn
www.salvationsouthtattoo.com , @salvationsouthtattoo, www.facebook.com/
GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN - Artrageous Ink is looking to hire experienced custom tattoo artists. A minimum of 5 years professional experience, a diverse portfolio and good customer service skills are a must. Artrageous Ink, established in 1995 is newly renovated, very clean and one of Green Bay’s most reputable tattoo studios. We are looking to fill full and part time positions. We are also looking to build our network of guest artists to work periodical guest spots throughout the year. Check out our FaceBook page https://www.facebook.com/
PHOENIX, ARIZONA – Cardiff Giant Tattoo Studio is preparing for our Grand Opening. Our 2500 sq ft location is just outside the Roosevelt Arts District on McDowell. We are looking to hire additional Tattoo Artists prior to our August 1st opening. The shop will offer significant showroom space, a comfortable and spacious artists drafting area and state of the art Tattoo Floor. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Johnny at 646-957-3484
Summerside, PEI, Canada – Artist’s Ink (established in 2009) Tattoo and Piercing Parlour located in beautiful Prince Edward Island is currently looking to hire a full time tattoo and piercing artist. We are the only tattoo and piercing parlour in Summerside and have a very large clientele. Tired of living and inking in a big noisy city, then laid-back Prince Edward Island might be just the place for you! Situated on the waterfront, Artist’s Ink has a reception/retail area, and three private tattoo rooms. The private tattoo rooms have all recently been equipped with new TatSoul equipment. We are currently looking for an experienced and creative tattoo artist to replace one of our artists who recently moved to Ontario. Previous parlour experience and a strong portfolio are a requirement. Piercing experience would also be nice but is not a must. At this time we are not taking on any tattoo apprentices. Artist’s Ink is a “tattoo family” so it is very important that we find the right girl or guy to join our tight knit family. We are not in a hurry to hire just anyone. If you are interested in working with some talented people in a parlour that is quickly earning a reputation as one of the best tattoo parlours in Atlantic Canada, then please send your picture, short biography and portfolio to our parlour manager Melanie at the e-mail address below. Your portfolio should include any links to your social media accounts, so that we can check out your work. Inquiries can call (902) 439-5881. Applications along with portfolios can be sent to: info.tattoo@artistsinktattoo.
Berryville, VA: Tommy Painter’s Body Art Tattoos in Berryville, VA is a family-owned Studio established in 1994. We are looking to hire an experienced Tattoo Artist on a full or part time basis. Our preference is to hire an Artist with a solid portfolio of proven tattoo work; someone who can draw clean line work; and an individual flexible and adaptable to a varied customer base. We require excellent work ethics. You can check us out at bodyarttattoostudio.com. If you think Body Art is the Studio for you, please send an email to McArtist94@gmail.com and include your name, a phone number, links to your portfolio if online, and a brief synopsis of your work history and background in tattooing. We are not looking for an Apprentice. We’d appreciate hearing only from seasoned tattoo Artists. The position is commissioned and we are open to paying a portion of relocation expenses for the right Artist.
Wildwood, New Jersey - Tattoo Artist wanted for beautiful shop located in Wildwood, NJ, on the boardwalk, facing the beach in a high traffic resort town. We are a seasonal business from April through September, and we need two to three talented artists for the season. We are very busy and artists can make a lot of money while working in a fun and friendly workplace. Must be drug and drama free, and please, No Ego’s…If interested, please call David @ (609)408-1509, or email @ email@example.com
Toronto, Ontario - Abstract Arts on Queen st W is looking for a tattoo artist and an experienced graphic designer capable of prodcing original art and experience in the tattoo industry. Contact Stu or Gina at 416-504-8288 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
San Tan Valley, Arizona – Frontier Tattoo Company in San Tan Valley, Arizona, is looking for an experienced tattoo artist. A minimum 5-7 years professional in-shop experience with VERY strong, diverse portfolio is a must. Existing clientele is a plus but not a necessity. Clean, sterile, professional, no drama environment. Private rooms. No drama queens, rockstars, drunks or druggies, please. We are a busy established high-end shop with clean, private rooms in San Tan Valley. Contract required. Check us out at www.Facebook.com/
- See more at: http://tattoos.com/artist-
Oshawa, Ontario – Taunton Tattoo Company is looking for a Professional Full-time Tattoo Artist. We are a busy walk-in shop located minuets from the G.T.A and a Kilometer away from the University of Ontario Institute of Technology & Durham College Campuses.We are Looking for Professional Artists only, with a minimum of 3 years shop experience. No apprentices, beginners, or “home tattooers”. The applicant must have a current & strong portfolio, good customer service skills, & a friendly positive attitude. If interested please send the following to email@example.com
- Current & Strong portfolio
- Social Media Links (IE: Website, Instagram, Facebook etc)
- Up to date Resume & References
Serious inquiries only please. For more info about the position or shop, we can be reached by telephone @ 905-723-4465, or on our website at www.tauntontattoocompany.com. We look forward to hearing from you.
Mississauga, Ontario – Artistic Integrity is an award winning, highly reputable tattoo and piercing studio located in Mississauga, Ontario. Our busy, fast paced shop is a clean, professional and friendly environment.Our successful shop has been in business for 15 years and we are frequently advertised in local papers, community news and International magazines.
We are looking for a few extremely motivated and talented Tattoo Artists to join our team. The shop is fully equipped to comfortably accommodate up to 4 full time artists. We are looking for long term tattoo artists to join our shop.3-5 years experience working in a shop. A strong portfolio and client list. Open availability during the week. A friendly and personable attitude. Someone who is punctual and reliable. If you think you would be a good fit at Artistic Integrity please email your portfolio and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org or pop by the shop at 314 Lakeshore Road East.
For more Information and pictures of the shop check out www.artisticintegrity.ca
VERDUN, QUEBEC, - Studio Artease is currently searching for an artist to join our team/family! If you’re a down to earth, focused professional who enjoys working in a non-conventional, drama-free and upbeat atmosphere with a great bunch of girls, we’d love to hear from you.
We are a custom only shop with a steady flow of both return customers and walk-ins. Don’t be fooled by the all girl team; both lady and gentlemen applicants welcome!Must have an up to date portfolio and required minimum of 3 years experience. Preference will be given to artists with a strong old school/traditional style.Punctuality and respect of others is a must. 514-768-7598
Brampton, Ontario – 905 INK Tattoo Studio is opening up two spots for full time tattoo artist and body piercers. Our shop is located in the heart of Brampton, we are the highest rated shop in Brampton. Our goal is to provide the best customer service, and help our clients! These artists will help accommodate our walk-in clientele. Having a strong followback is preferred, but we all start from some where right? We will be more then glad to help you build! We would require the following from the artist applying;- Portfolio - Previous Shop experience- Customer service- Team player- Leadership
Duties:- Artist Experience- Customer Service- DesigningSalary:- $30,000 Annually.
Our shop operates different, we like to assist all of our clients with the best customer service as possible! It is our number one priority to ensure all clients are happy with their designs and we love providing custom art work. It is very important that we find artist who fit the shop’s positive vibe. We will be opening another location shortly, so there will be plenty of work within our facilities, saying that – we are not in any rush to hire artists also. Taking our time to ensure you fit in our environment will be the major key.If interested, please email your portfolio to email@example.com and in subject, put attn: Vikas Chhabra. If you have any links to your social media etc… please do ad them in to your email submission. All candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Relocation assistance may be provided for the right candidate!
Toronto, Canada – The Ace & Sword tattoo parlour is currently looking to hire a full time artist. We are a busy shop and are looking for an artist to help accommodate our walk-in clientele. Although having your own clientele is preferred, if you don’t, we will help you build one. Previous shop experience and a strong portfolio are a requirement. At this time we are not taking on any apprentices. Our shop operates as a “tattoo family” so it is important that we find the right fit personality wise, and thus we are not in a hurry to hire just anyone. If interested please email your portfolio to the shop to the attn. of Mel. In addition, please include any links to your social media accounts, so that we can check out your work.In order to not interrupt business, please do not call the shop. We will contact all interested candidates to schedule an interview. The Ace and Sword Tattoo www.aceandswordtattoos.com
The shop is artists owned and operated , if you think you are able to fulfill these requirements, please contact us and provide a link to your portfolio, description of your experience and contact information. Jiji@blugod.com
Halifax, Nova Scotia - Adept Tattoos is currently accepting portfolios for a full time tattooer to join our team at our downtown location! We are well establish with two busy and reputable shops in Halifax, Nova Scotia; that being said, we are looking for someone with 2+ years experience tattooing in a professional environment. You’ll have artistic freedom to do mostly custom work, and also take on small bangers that walk in from time to time. If you love what you do, and have strong customer relations with a kick ass personality, you’ll fit right in with team Adept. There’s no shortage of work to be done here at Adept Tattoos; we offer top pay, full sterilization, station scrub, and orders of any supplies you may need. You will only need to supply your own power supply, inks and machines. Apply today through email with your portfolio and any social media links to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada – WANTED: TATTOO ARTIST!
(Extremely wicked awesome talented fun friendly creative happy (experienced) Tattoo Artist, to be exact!)
~ a strong portfolio!
~ a positive attitude!
~ an aversion to smoke breaks!
~ customer service oriented!
~ social! (if you want to sit in your room on Facebook all day, stay home!)
~ no drama! If you think you have what it takes to become part of the Pricked Family, please email resumes to Mia! (email@example.com) Side Note: We have the best clients of life so that’s a definite perk of the job!
Philadelphia, PA – Newly opening Central Tattoo Studio is currently accepting strong portfolios for a resident tattoo artist and piercer. Central Tattoo Studio is a high-end, fine art and photography-forward tattoo and piercing operation that stands out from other shops. Our goal is to maximize our talents in a generous, beautiful and creative environment at the red-hot crossroads of the Northern Liberties and Fishtown sections of Philadelphia. Our dream artist would be one with consistently clean work; all styles will be considered. He/she should be driven to excel at the craft and like to travel. Formal art training is strongly preferred. The piercing candidate should be driven to excel at incentive-based jewelry sales and to have knowledge of jewelry upgrades. Our hope is that your personality and vision will come through in the jewelry selection carried by Central Tattoo Studio. This is a great opportunity to finally have your ideal work environment and to relocate to an area of Philadelphia that is seeing tremendous creative and construction growth; Central Tattoo Studio is ahead of the wave. Please send us a bio, maybe a picture of yourself and a few examples of your work to: firstname.lastname@example.org
ALBANY, NEW YORK - Lark Tattoo is now reviewing portfolios for a full time position at our Albany, New York location. We are looking for a highly skilled, professional, full-time tattooer. Applicant must possess at least 2 years shop experience with a strong portfolio, excellent customer service skills, and the ability to be on time. We are a very busy, custom shop with an excellent reputation and atmosphere that is artist owned and operated. You must be able to draw and tattoo in all styles. If you think you have what it takes please email me (email@example.com) a link to your portfolio and a description of your experience and contact information. Jessica Shultis, Manager, Lark Tattoo Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Feel free to check out our shop and the artists you would possibly be working with via our website: http://www.larktattoo.com/albany-team-homepage/
Brampton, Ontario - Sleeves Body Artistry is looking for experienced artists with minimum 3-5 yrs. shop experience. We are looking for artists that are comfortable with large custom pieces, cover ups as well as walk-ins. Must be courteous and professional with clientele as well as work well with others. We ask that applicants have an excellent work ethic and operate in a timely manner.
Please send strong portfolio and references to email@example.com
Business Name: Tantrix Body Art
Job Title: Experienced Tattoo Artist
Business address: 107 3rd Ave North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 2H4
Terms of employment: Permanent Full Time
Work Location: Tantrix Body Art – 107 3rd Ave N, Saskatoon, SK S7K 2H4
Wage: $75,000 a year as well as added commission
Additional Details: Permanent Full time experienced Tattoo artist required in Saskatoon, SK. We are a custom only studio, not a walk in studio – so you have to have to have the ability to draw different ideas and create your own style. Must be able to communicate with clients in a pleasant and professional manner, must be able to complete artwork within our policies and in a timely matter, must be able to work on your own and have previous shop experience so you understand how a studio and its work is performed. Must be able to perform tattoos to the level of expertise that Tantrix Body Art has provided for over 12 years, You must be able to book and email clients as well as return phone calls, must be able to use a Mac computer program.
Job Duties/Skills: Tattooing Custom Designs, repairs/cover-ups, and standard designs. Additional duties include cashiering and scheduling appointments.
Contact/Apply: Please send your portfolio and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with samples of artwork and tattoos that you enjoy doing. You can also mail us at Tantrix Body Art – 107 3rd Ave North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 2H4. Tattoo Artists in Canada to apply only.
Education: Adult Basic Education (ABE 10) Grade 10 or equivalent
Work Experience: 3 to 5 years as a working Tattoo Artist. References may be requested to verify experience.
OSHAWA, ONTARIO - Established Tattoo Artists!!!!!
We are currently looking for an established Artist who is passionate about their career!
Due to High demand we are looking to expand our Awesome team.
Great customer service is key. Having a extensive recent portfolio that displays your work and art is mandatory. Must be comfortable with large custom piece. Top pay and bonuses paid to the right candidate. Willing to help relocate to Ontario if from another province. Contact us Lorena Welsh at 9057250301 or via email at email@example.com www.motorcitytattoos.com
COLUMBUS/POWELL, OHIO - Riot Ink Custom Tattoos is now accepting portfolios; we are looking for a well-rounded artist who is constantly trying to improve their game. They have to have a solid cliental and at least three-year shop experience. No drama, No Drugs. We are an upscale tattoo shop located in Columbus/ Powell with award winning artists. If you are interested in working atRiot Ink please e-mail your portfolio and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oshawa, Ontario - Taunton Tattoo Company is looking for a Professional Full-time Tattoo Artist. We are a busy walk-in shop located minuets from the G.T.A and a Kilometer away from the University of Ontario Institute of Technology & Durham College Campuses.We are Looking for Professional Artists only, with a minimum of 3 years shop experience. No apprentices, beginners, or “home tattooers”. The applicant must have a current & strong portfolio, good customer service skills, & a friendly positive attitude. If interested please send the following to email@example.com
Atlanta, GA - Lucky draw tattoo is now accepting portfolios we are looking for Artist with bad ass skills to pay them bills , we have three shops located in the greater Atlanta area and all are very busy money makers if your interested send information and art /portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org also check out our website www.luckydrawtattoos.com Guest artist welcome.
PACIFICA, CALIFORNIA – The Truth is the premier tattoo & art studio on the Northern California Coast. The studio is just 15 Minutes south of San Francisco in the beach community of Pacifica, Ca. We are currently seeking to add a full time tattoo artist to our small family team. We are not looking to hire beginners, apprentices and or intermediate level tattooists. We are looking for an advanced level artist. The studio has been built from the ground up to be the very best creative space for the pursuit of world class tattooing and a prolific art career.
Ideally we would like to find a partner in crime, a powerful ally and a person that can push the creative envelope of what is possible. This is a life changing opportunity for the right person.
www.cometothetruth.com Email us.
LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK - Lark Tattoo is now reviewing portfolios for a full time position at our Westbury Long Island New York location. We are looking for a highly skilled, professional, full-time tattooer. Applicant must possess at least 5 years shop experience with a strong portfolio, excellent customer service skills, and the ability to be on time. We are a very busy, custom shop with an excellent reputation and atmosphere that is artist owned and operated. You must be able to draw and tattoo in all styles. If you think you have what it takes please email me (email@example.com) a link to your portfolio and a description of your experience and contact information.
Bruce Kaplan, Owner, Lark Tattoo Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Feel free to check out our shop and the artists you would possibly be working at via our website:http://www.larktattoo.com/
LANGLEY BC, CANADA
I-Kandy Tattoo and Piercing is accepting applications for experienced tattoo artists,
body piercers and a laser technician for tattoo removal. All applicants must have a
portfolio and strong work ethic. I-Kandy is a well established, busy studio in a
high visibility area. If you love what you do and are looking for a secure, long term
position in a great work environment – this shop is for you.
Please respond via email to: Spyke@i-kandytattoo.com
Vancouver, BC - NEXT! is seeking a full-time tattoo artist to complete our team. We provide an open, welcoming environment for both our staff and our clientele, and are looking for an artist with integrity, who takes pride in their work. We are located on the busy Granville strip, and have lots of walk-in traffic. All tattooing is at the artists’ discretion and you will never be required to tattoo that goes against your better judgement. Ideally, you will have at least two years of professional tattoo experience in a shop, as well as an extensive and well-rounded portfolio. We have a preference for artists who use disposable tools, but can be flexible. Please apply by email with a link to your online portfolio, or in person with a physical portfolio.
Next! Piercing and Tattoo 1068 Granville St. Vancouver, BC (604) 684-6398
Somerset, NJ – Inksanity Tattoos and Body Piercing is hiring!
We are located in Somerset, NJ near Rutgers New Brunswick campus, you can be as busy as you want to be here.We are looking for a well rounded tattoo artist capable of doing custom work in many styles. Good solid color skills are a strong must.
*Reliable with your own transportation
*A minimum of 3 years shop experience
*Must be able to self promote (we will help you in any way we can but you have to promote yourself too).
*Must be able to work Thursday, Friday, & Saturday.
Contact MALAKAI AT email@example.com with your on line portfolio if you are interested in coming to do a guest spot to see if you are a good fit for us and we are a good fit for you. This is a busy Street custom studio where we get many walk ins and many appointments are made.
Streetsville (Mississauga) - Now Hiring Full / Part Time Experienced Tattoo Artist
Busy tattoo shop in Streetsville (Mississauga) is looking to hire a Full Time or Part Time tattoo artist. No apprentices or basement tattooers. Must be available for walk in’s as well as pursue their own custom work. Must Haves … Minimum 3 years minimum of shop experience Strong portfolio of work. Clean lines, smooth shading and vibrant colours. Provide Client & Work References. Minimum 2 each. Good customer relations and can work with others. Maintain an excellent work ethic and operate in a timely manner. Please apply in person or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
we are looking for a full time tattoo artist. Must have 5-10 yrs experience and a kickass portfolio ..serious inquiry only ..no bullshit …no drama ..no apprentices..no assholes …)
If you are looking to work in a growing, friendly, professional environment with a flexible work schedule, this is your opportunity. More details available upon request. Apply in person at (12221 1 av st georges Qc) or by email (email@example.com) or
Toronto, Canada – Professional Tattoo Artist with experience in established Tattoo Studio wanted. Send contact info with links to portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org
West Palm Beach, Florida - We are looking for an artist with the following criteria:1. A current portfolio
2. 3+ years tattooing experience
3. Provide both client and work references
4. Must have reliable transportationArtist must be willing to provide the following duties: highest possible customer service to patrons, a professional attitude, drama-free workplace and an environment that promotes creativity and artistry. Our shops are a drug free environment We have been in business in West Palm Beach, Fl for 15 years. You can contact Gene at email@example.com or call 561-712-9009 and press option 4 to speak to him directly.
Saskatoon, Sk – Red Tide Tattoo Company is accepting applications for a full time professional tattoo artist, minimum 2 years experience.
We have a newly built and renovated, beautiful custom open concept shop located on 8th street, one of Saskatoon’s busiest streets. Very high traffic location. We are looking for someone who loves what they do and has a unique style. Someone who is personable and doesn’t bring a lot of drama with them. We would love to find someone specializing in Asian themed work, but are open to any and all other styles as well!
Contact Jenlee at 306-380-1566 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your portfolio/website and references.
Visit www.redtidetattoo.com or facebook.com/redtidetattoo”
Calgary, AB – Ascending Koi Tattoo is looking for an established artist to join our team! We are looking for an artist with at least 4 – 5 years of tattooing experience, who has the skill and artistry to become one of our senior tattoo artists.
The right candidate would be someone who believes and recognizes that building a strong community in an arts based environment, and committing fully to that, is not only the key to the success of our studio but also the key to one’s own personal success.
A little bit about Ascending Koi: we are an artistic collective that can also get down to business, generating a new life within the Calgary tattoo community. Supporting and motivating our artists is a high priority for us, and we work hard to keep the studio a friendly and welcoming environment. Our shop is located on the corner of Edmonton trail and 16th Avenue, a high visibility area, causing our clientele to expand daily.
Our primary focus is on one-of-a-kind, personally designed masterpiece tattoos. This position calls for high-level drawing skills and exceptional detail-oriented tattoo work. The capability to focus on custom work is a must – as we are a flash-free studio.
To apply for this position we require:
1. Diverse and up-to-date portfolio
2. Minimum of 4 years of prior tattooing experience
3. Resume detailing your prior work experience
4. References to any previous establishments you have worked at
5. The guarantee that you will bring in your own clientele.
If you are a driven individual who constantly works to improve, and you are passionate about what you do, email us with your resume and references to email@example.com.
Even better: drop off your portfolio in person and make an impression.
Studio address is: 1600 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary AB Phone number: 403-276-3066
Serious inquiries only
Winnipeg, Man. - Tattoos for the Individual - We are accepting applications for a full time tattoo artist. We are looking for an artist who can bring something to the table. In other words we are interested in someone doing amazing custom tattoo work and someone who is in the artist mindset. If you are this type of artist and are looking to change your scenery please send me a message or email to firstname.lastname@example.org with pictures of your work and your story.
We are starting to look now and plan to look over the fall and winter and hopefully find what we are looking for by then, if not we will keep looking. If we are interested in your work we will contact you back.
If you don’t hear back from us, please don’t take it personally, we are looking for something specific.
Chicago, IL – Dark Water Tattoos is now accepting applications for a full time artist to join the team. Requirements: Shop Experience, updated portfolio, open availability. Email resume and portfolio to email@example.com
Long Island, NY – Dakota Ink Tattoo of East Islip, NY is looking for a professional, experienced and highly motivated tattoo artist to join our team. Must be friendly and have a positive attitude. We are looking for a long term hire. Clean, private booths in an established, centrally located and newly renovated shop. Please email your work and Facebook and/or Instagram contact info to firstname.lastname@example.org
Langley, BC - I - Kandy Tattoo & Piercing is accepting applications for experienced tattoo artists for permanent part-time work and permanent full time. Must have at least 3 years shop experience and have a solid portfolio. We are a well established, busy shop, located in a high visibility area. If you love what you do and are looking for a great work environment that is secure and long term – this shop is for you.
Contact Spyke at Spyke@I-kandytattoo.com. You can check us out at www.I-kandytattoo.com, and
Facebook at I-Kandy Tattoos and Piercing.
Mississauga, ON, Canada – Skintricate Tattoo Company - www.skintricate.ca
Skintricate Tattoo Company is now looking for a full time tattoo artist to
join our team! We are an established, artist-owned shop in the heart of
Mississauga (west of Toronto, easily accessible from Toronto and
surrounding areas) with the opportunity for steady bookings for all
artists and walk-in clientele that we would love to continue to
accommodate on a daily basis. We are looking for a friendly, professional
and experienced artist with a solid portfolio. Please email us at
email@example.com with all of your details, plenty of photos and links
to your social media sites.
We would also like to host experienced guest artists throughout the year.
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with all of your details, plenty
of photos and links to your social media sites to set up a guest spot!
Vancouver, B.C. - Monkey King Tattoos is looking for a tattoo artist that is capable of custom and freehand work with a minimum 5 years shop experience .Must be sanitary, drug free, and drama free. We are a busy custom tattoo studio specializing in ‘Asian style’ work located in Vancouver,BC. If you are interested,please check out www.monkeykingtattoo.com
Nanaimo B.C. - Vancouver Island tattoo shop seeking guest/permanent artist
Tranceformations is a high end shop in Nanaimo BC. We are seeking only the most professional and dedicated tattoo artists to join our team. Our ideal artist will: – Have a minimum of 5 years shop experience.
- Maintain an excellent work ethic and operate in a timely manner.
- Have solid artwork and an extensive portfolio demonstrating top quality (healed) work with clean lines, smooth shading, and vibrant colours.
And in exchange we will provide:
- A super clean and professional work environment.
- A receptionist to handle all of your bookings, paperwork, and payments.
- Access to our solid clientele base after more than 15 years in business.
- An artistic environment to express yourself.
- All disposables (except needles and ink).
- All cleaning services and state of the art sterilization procedures for your reusable equipment.
Excellent commission based pay. Normally 6,000 – 8,000 per month.
Once hired, the right candidate can expect to be very busy as we have a high number of walk in clients in addition to an ever growing wait list. If you meet our criteria, please apply with a professional resume and pictures of your best work, including; hand drawn pictures, coverup before and afters, and fully healed pieces. We would also appreciate links to your website, Facebook, Instagram/etc where we can see more of your art. Please reply to email@example.com
Guelph, Ontario, Canada – Modern Addiction Tattoos are looking for a full time artist at Modern Addiction Tattoos in Guelph. You must have a minimum of 5 years experience. We will require a look at your “kick-ass” portfolio and references will be checked. Our shop has taken off fast and is continuing to grow. We are asking for artists to apply that have built their own clientele base (although this is not a MUST) and can knock out wicked walk-in tattoos. We want a well rounded artist to join the M.A.T team, and come and join this family-oriented shop. PMA is the shop’s motto! Serious inquiries can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org ATTN: STEVE M.
Long Island, New York - Tattoo Lous – www.tattoolous.com – Established 1958 – Professional Tattoo Artists Needed!!!Great Shops with Full Benefits Plan. Long Islands Busiest and Best Tattoo Parlors looking for experienced Tattoo Artists. 3 Years Shop Experience Minimum. Must have Portfolio online or be able to E-mail pictures of your work. Long Term only. No guest spots or short term. Many Benefits – including Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision, Life Insurance and more. Responsible person with Positive attitude a must. Shop Voted #1 Tattoo Parlor on Long Island.
E-mail email@example.com or call Lou at 631-517-0667
Greensboro, N.C. - Golden Spiral Studios is looking for a full time artist to add to our team. We’re a fully custom, artist owned and operated shop located in the middle of downtown Greensboro, N.C. We are a well respected shop in the area and currently turning away walk-ins regularly due to such a high demand. We are looking for an experienced artist with a strong portfolio and no drama, drugs, bullshit, etc. You can view our work on instagram @goldenspiralstudios. If you’re interested in a permanent home in a drama free shop set up so that our artists can just focus on tattooing and furthering their craft, you can contact the owner Sean Carey by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Norcross, Goergia - Sacred Heart Tattoo III in Norcross Ga is looking for an artist with strong portfolio. Professionalism a must ! This shop has a great reputation with a huge clientel base, contact Larry for more info at 770 806 005412pm– 9pm any day
Tampa Bay, FLA - Tattoo artist wanted for new shop in Tampa Bay Florida. We are currently conducting interviews for a full-time professional tattoo artist. Must have at least four years professional tattooing experience with references and a current portfolio. Must be people friendly, outgoing, and drama free. Very busy upscale studio where you will thrive if you are talented and willing to work! Please send links to online portfolio or attach photos of recent work to Angelo@dreamhouseink.com
Kissimmee, Florida – We are looking for a tattooist that has drive, motivation, personality, and creativity in a studio that has good vibes and relaxing feel. Artist must have clientele and be able to handle walk ins and want to work in an artistic atmosphere. Must be a team player that understands cleanliness and respect. This is not a street shop but an art studio/ gallery. Send information with links to online portfolio and employer references to Jpdeckerjp@aol.com
Orangeville, Ontario - We are a country town with a busy shop and lots of clientele,so If ya like fishing,painting, Check out Citrus City Tattoo, we are looking for a 3rd artist to join the crew. We need someone that can work hard, has a strong portfolio and customer relations and fits in with the shop. Must have a strong portfolio and good people skills. Please contact us through email@example.com
Oshawa, Ontario - Busy, upscale tattoo studio seeking a full time tattoo artist at Motor City Tattoos. Must provide an up to date portfolio. Must feel comfortable completing large custom designs on deadlines. Position requires strong drawing abilities and exceptional customer service. No Rockstars with attitudes or personal issues. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or check us out online at www.motorcitytattoos.com
piercing shop looking for an experienced tattooist 3 to 5 years experience
in a shop a must. Artist must be available for walk in clients,
as well as pursue their custom work. Must acquire California AB 300
certification and BBP certified. Portfolio required, full or part time,
may start immediately. Contact Gwenn at 707-462-6884 or 707-972-7381
Ft. Lauderdale, FLA. Tattoo Blues in Ft. Lauderdale Beach, Florida is looking for a fantastic tattoo artist with 3 to 5 years experience, no drugs. Please send portfolio to email@example.com. No calls please.
Georgetown ON- Bold Statement Tattoos is looking for a tattooist for full time work,
and also have space available for guest artists. We are an established busy custom shop.
We are looking for an experienced artist; minimum 3 years shop experience. NO TRACERS,
NO SCRATCHERS. If you love what you do and are looking for a great work environment
that is secure, busy and long term – this shop is for you.
We are also looking for a highly skilled “PROFESSIONAL” Body Piercer. Must have great customer relation skills. We are an established, busy shop. NO trainees. NO wannabes. NO slouches. This is a Full or Part Time position, have an awesome working class crew in here right now and need somebody to fit in. Must have portfolio and references.
Call us at 905-877-7884 or email
to schedule an interview
Westchester Ny/Norwalk CT We have been in Business for 40 years, 3 established studios, 1 new studio in Norwalk. All Studios located in vibrant downtown bar and restaurant areas
All owner operated, with Professional work environment.
We are looking for experienced Artists and Piercer. Please contact us for further details. All contacts should forward portfolio of work. firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Georges QC Darkside Tattoo located in St. Georges QC is looking for a guest (possibly full-time) artist to join their team. Must have at least 3years experience & a strong portfolio. Serious inquiries only. Apply in person at (12221 1 av st georges Qc) or by email (email@example.com) 418-225-9912
Wallingford, WA - Slave to the Needle is looking for part-time counter help at the Wallingford location! Hours needed are Wednesday 6-11pm, Saturday 6-11pm, and Sunday 6-11pm. Start ASAP and this is not a “seasonal” position.
We are looking for someone that is fun, responsible, and organized, with a great attention to detail. If you are interested, please send your resume and a little bit about yourself to firstname.lastname@example.org
Guelph, Ontario - Tattoo Artists wanted for openings at both locations of Stigmata Body Art.www.stigmatabodyart.com Must be professional and experienced. Please call (519) 763-7848 to arrange for an interview and to showcase your portfolio.
Vancouver, Canada - East side Ink is looking for an experienced tattoo artist. Must have MINIMUM 2 years of experience. Please provide us with your portfolio and references for review. We are also looking for a part time piercer, min. 2 yrs experience, post apprenticeship. Contact Rocco at 604-299-3939 or E-mail:email@example.com
Clarksville, Tennessee – Love, Blood & Ink Tattoo is looking for two artists to fill out our team. We would like you to have five years of professional experience within a studio. A strong portfolio is a must. Our Studio does not carry or display flash everything must be drawn in house. Percentage is negotiable, non-durable supplies will be provided. We charge by the piece not by the hour. The owner and manager are both retired Army and are intent on building the most professional, Tattoo / Art Studio in Middle Tennessee. If you want to join this team send us a link to your portfolio, or call us to get further details. (931) 802-5511
Ottawa, ON - New Moon Tattoo is looking for an experienced tattoo artist. Must have MINIMUM 2 years of experience. Please provide us with your portfolio and references for review. Contact Dan at (613) 596-1790 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Langley, BC - I-Kandy Tattoo & Piercing is looking for an experienced tattooist for full time work, as well as gust spots available. We are a well -established custom shop, located in a high visibility area.We are looking for an experienced artist; minimum 5 years shop experience. If you love what you do and are looking for a great work environment that is secure, busy and long term – this shop is for you.
Contact Spyke at Spyke@Ikandytattoo.com
You can check us out at www.I-kandytattoo.com
Toronto, ON - Great Canadian Tattoo Company looking to fill a full time position. Experienced custom artist with a portfolio references ready.
Call (416) 503-4513 or email email@example.com
Nantucket Island - Nantucket Body Art, the only shop on Nantucket Island, is currently seeking a talented, experienced tattoo artist to join our staff for the spring/summer seasons. The island will soon be crowded with people looking for their ink. Ideally, we would prefer an artist with flash ability and custom experience. Must be currently licensed in any state. Drawing skills a MUST. Please email portfolio, resume with references and info to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration. Check us out atwww.tattoonantucket.com
Bloomingdale, NJ - We’re looking for a full time artist with a MINIMUM of 3-5 years of experience, versed in a variety of styles, who can do anything from walk ins to extensive custom work. Full blood borne pathogen training & Red Cross certified. Sharp portfolio. Professional ethics. No rock stars, primadonnas, racists, scratchers, or drug users. A much more detailed description can be found at:http://seppukutattoo.blogspot.com/2011/12/help-wanted.html
Destin, Fl - We are looking for an artist of at least 5 years to work here in Destin Fl, at www.custom-concepts.net. We are a water front tattoo shop in a beach resort town with a large demand on all original, hand drawn art. people are willing to pay an artist thats wanting to work for them. i can’t book anymore clients and i am losing out on customers leaving cause i can’t draw for everyone. We do guest spots for artist with references and portfolios. Call Terry Dutra at 850-424-6584 or email me at email@example.com. This is a high end tattoo shop, we are looking for high end artists and managers. must be able to paint and draw. portfolios of work are mandatory! Its more important you can draw or paint and willing to learn than anything. If you have no references of your work please don’t waste our time. Thank you
Waterloo, ON - Perfect Image is a well established reputable company opening our 6th Location in Waterloo, ON. Hiring immidiately for Tattoo Artists and Body Piercers!
Experienced Custom Tattoo Artists Wanted! Extensive and Impressive Portfolio required! Strong drawing skills and a minimum of 4 years porfessional experience necessary! Experienced Body Piercer Wanted! Minimum 3 years of professional experience. Please forward extensive portfolio along with work references. Visit www.perfectimage.ca to check out our other locations and current portfolios. Please send all applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Courtice Ontario - Busy tattoo studio in Courtice ON ( 5 minutes east of Oshawa) is looking for an experienced tattoo artist. Owned and operated by multi award winning artist Barb Brown. We offer a great art driven environment with room to grow and paid vacations. Please have portfolio available for viewing. Contact Trevor at 905-260-2510. http://www.forevermoretattoos.com/
Vancouver, BC - Wanted, professional tattoo artist to work in an established studio. Must be able to focus on custom work for clients. You must have at least three years of tattooing in a studio. You must provide a portfolio and have references available. This is a unique opportunity to work in one of Canada’s premiere tattoo studios. We will also accept guest spot appointments from the right candidate. To find out more info please email the Dutchman at email@example.com
Edmonton, AB - This prominent and dynamic Tattoo Studio in Edmonton Canada booked for 4 months in advance with a very large walk in business needs you. If you enjoy working in a high class, exciting, upbeat and fast paced environment, strive to contribute to the success and profitability of the organization have a team mentality and have the skill set we are looking for, this may be a great opportunity for you. The perfect candidate must have experience in a wide variety of mediums, with a highly trained and refined tattooing skill set for fine art, portraiture, realism, high color, and black & gray art. Must be clean and presentable commensurate with our clientele, in good health, and free of any substance abuse issues. NO Hollywood rock star mentality or personal or professional drama. If you have a portfolio of good clean tattoo work, a hard working attitude and an interest in expanding your artistic horizons, we want you. All equipment, single use, and standard use tools will be provided. Medical plan, investment, shareholder and retirement options will be available as well as a non competition, non disclosure agreement will be drawn between the artist and the business. Canadian and non-Canadian artists can apply, relocation allowance and terms negotiable. Please submit your resume, partial portfolio, current photograph and cover letter firstname.lastname@example.org
Ottawa, Ontario - New Moon Tattoo – Ottawa’s Best – Since 1982 – Now Hiring Both our shops have been moved to new larger locations and we need as least one new experienced artist, maybe two. must have strong up to date portfolio. we are a custom only shop. Artist with a stable family life preferred, Send references and portfolio to email@example.com
Thank you, Dan
Courtenay,BC - Apollo Tattoo is looking for a highly skilled and experienced tattoo artist, with a very impressive portfolio to fill a full time position. We are a custom tattoo studio located on Vancouver Island in the beautiful Comox Valley. Must be versatile in all styles of tattooing, have GREAT people skills and a kick ass positive attitude. Please email the shop at: firstname.lastname@example.org website: apollotattoo.ca
Tulsa, OK. - Inkjunkys will not take an artist’s commission. We want the artist to make the money required to provide for a family, insurance, retirement plans, stability and success in everyday living and work. If you are an artist with drive, desire and have a good clientele, this is your greatest chance to boost yourself beyond Tulsa’s premiere tattoo artists! Inkjunkys is simply leasing the available booth for $500 per week. 100% of the leased booth money will be applied to a very aggressive and consistent visual advertising blitz! Be prepared to work your ass off, get your name all over town very quickly and reap the rewards! Inkjunkys Tattoo Studio intends to become the greatest name in Tulsa tattooing and our goals, plans, and directions have been set! Interested artists should contact us at 918-615-3310 email@example.com and be prepared to present your portfolio and recieve a lot of information!
Hempstead,NY - Sparrow Tattoo - If you are an established Tattooer, and by this I mean several years shop experience, you have a well rounded portfolio,with all types of quality tattoos,black & grey, color, tribal, lettering… and a knowledgeable art background w/ sketch books or portfolio of you work,and a clientele! contact Rob @ 515 902-2221. I know I’m asking a lot, but If you meet this criteria and looking for a place to work, in a clean professional environment, I’ll make it worth your while.
Toronto, ON - Experienced piercing/counter staff required. Hourly plus commission at est. Toronto studio. Call 416-885-5446 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Vancouver, BC - Tattoo artist wanted – Adrenaline Tattoo, Vancouver, Canada. Pre-approved by Canadian government to hire 2 foreign tattoo artists for up to 1 year. Canadians more than welcome to apply as well. Looking for skilled, experienced attitude free tattoo artist for busy location in beautiful downtown Vancouver. Please email me bio of work history with a minimum of 10 portfolio images to email@example.com. Website is adrenalinevancity.com . Apprentices need not apply.
Pottstown, PA Wizzard’s World of Tattoos is now accepting portfolios from experienced professional tattoo artists able to work in an established studio. Please provide one or more of online portfolio links, clear jpeg photos of recent work, links to social networks with recent work and contact info with a brief work history firstname.lastname@example.org