Artists Wanted


(If you want to place an artist want ad call at 416-203-7399. Our ads have a one time fee, then remain until have filled the position) or EMAIL US


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

KITCHENER, ONTARIO – NOW HIRING ARTISTS – Way Cool Tattoos is currently looking for one to two professional full time tattoo artists.  Applicant must possess shop experience and a minimum of 2-5years experience tattooing.  A strong portfolio is a must as well as a positive friendly attitude and great work ethic.  We are a very busy shop located minutes from downtown Kitchener.  We are a custom shop so the applicant must be able to draw many different styles.  If interested please contact Kristine at or call (519) 742-0499, so we may arrange a meeting.
Toronto, Canada – Blugod tattoos & piercings is NOW HIRING! We are looking for skilled, full or part time artists and guest artists that enjoy custom pieces, walk-ins as well as cover-ups. We are aiming to find candidates with excellent work ethic and punctuality. The artist must possess at least 5 years of experience along with a strong portfolio. We are a custom tattoos shop with a dedicated clientele and  look forward to gain more with our effort. We are also accepting apprentices .

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.

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

Sudbury, Ontario, Canada – WANTED: TATTOO ARTIST!
(Extremely wicked awesome talented fun friendly creative happy (experienced) Tattoo Artist, to be exact!)
Must Have:
~ a strong portfolio!
~ motivation!
~ creativity!
~ a positive attitude!
~ an aversion to smoke breaks!
Must Be:
~ 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! ( 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:

BOONTON, NJ:  Electric Lotus Tattoo has an opening for an experienced full or part time artist. We are a busy shop and pride ourselves on the integrity of our work, a welcoming environment, and a genuinely loyal customer base. Check!
If you feel you’d be a good fit for this shop, please send social media/ links/photos/references

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 ( a link to your portfolio and a description of your experience and contact information. Jessica Shultis, Manager, Lark Tattoo Email: Feel free to check out our shop and the artists you would possibly be working with via our website:


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

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 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


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 riotinktattoos1@gmail.comAlso, hit up our website,

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

 1.Current & Strong portfolio
2.Social Media Links (IE: Website, Instagram, Facebook etc)
3.Up to date Resume
4. 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 We look forward to hearing from you.

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 also check out our website 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. 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 ( a link to your portfolio and a description of your experience and contact information.
Bruce Kaplan, Owner, Lark Tattoo  Email:
Feel free to check out our shop and the artists you would possibly be working at via our website:

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:

Vancouver, BCNEXT! 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  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

Quebec City, PQ, Canada - wanna be a member of the darkside family …
we are looking for a full time tattoo artist. Must have 5-10 yrs experience and a kickass portfolio ..serious inquiry only bullshit …no drama 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 ( or
418-225-9912 …
Boston, MA – The Boston Tattoo Company, Boston’s most award-winning & well respected Tattoo & Body Piercing Studio is looking for a full time professional tattoo artist for its state of the art tattoo studio. We are located in an excellent, high-traffic location, just minutes north of downtown Boston. Must have 3+yrs shop experience along with an up-to-date portfolio. Excellent consultation & client service skills necessary.  Current 1st Aid/CPR/BBP are needed for proper licensing. If you are an experienced tattoo artist looking to work in a constantly growing, friendly & very artistic environment, this is your opportunity! No drugs/drama & save the rock star attitudes for inkmaster- we’re just simply interested in a really nice person, who loves art, has a positive attitude & can deliver on our studio’s promise to our clients of top quality tattooing.More details available upon request. All interested, please email – Will respond to all inquiries

Toronto, Canada –
Professional Tattoo Artist with experience in established Tattoo Studio wanted. Send contact info with links to portfolio to

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 or call 561-712-9009 and press option 4 to speak to him directly.
Midland / Odessa Texas – Tattoo Artist Wanted (Texas)
***Talented tattoo artist needed to join an established shop in Midland/ Odessa
Texas immediately!*** West Texas is undergoing tremendous growth and is the perfect
opportunity for an artist who is looking for to make an advancement in their tattooing career. The shop is high traffic with established clientele and has been in business since 1999. The income potential is up to you…but is currently averaging upwards of $70 K without tips.
Relocation assistance may be provided for the right candidate!
Applying artists must:
-Be willing to relocate
-Have a current portfolio
-5+ years tattooing experience
-Provide 3 client references
Artists must also willing to be part of our culture – which entails
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
Applying artists can send an interest email to or


Toronto, ONBlack 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

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

Cambridge, Ontario, – Lucky Soul’s Tattoo is looking for a professional and experienced tattoo artist to join our team. Must be friendly and have a positive attitude (NO DRAMA) and a solid portfolio. We are looking for a long term hire. Clean booths in an established, centrally located and newly renovated shop. Please email your work and Facebook and/or Instagram contact info

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 with your portfolio/website and references.
Visit or

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

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 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.
Thank you

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 

St Thomas Ontario - We have a booth to fill at- Hardcore Tattoo & Piercing- We are after those who have many years experience . No apprentices or backyarders - email

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

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 You can check us out at, and
Facebook at I-Kandy Tattoos and Piercing.

Mississauga, ON, Canada – Skintricate Tattoo Company -
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 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 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 and send some samples of your work and references to Guest work available, not seeking apprenticeships.

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

Guelph, Ontario, CanadaModern 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 ATTN: STEVE M.

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 new high-end shop with clean, private rooms in San Tan Valley. Check us out at or at Please send link to your professional online portfolio and contact info to or bring your portfolio to 2510 East Hunt Hwy., Suite 12, San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143.
We are also looking for a tattoo apprentice. Must show strong drawing and/or painting portfolio. You will be learning the trade from a tattoo artist with over 20 years experience. If you have been tattooing “tats” out of your kitchen using a “gun,” don’t bother contacting us. If you’re serious about learning the tattooing trade from the ground up, have energy, drive and superb drawing skills, please stop by with copies of your drawings or other artwork (not pictures of them on your phone — actual drawings and/or paintings). Tuition and apprentice contract required. Please visit Frontier Tattoo Company at 2510 East Hunt Hwy., Suite 12, San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143.

Long Island, New York - Tattoo Lous – – 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 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

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

 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 

Wildwood, NJ - Tattoo Artist wanted for Oxygen Tattoo, a beautiful shop located in Wildwood, NJ. facing the beach in a high traffic resort town. We are a seasonal business operating from April through September and we need at least 2-3 talented artists for the upcoming spring and summer season. We are very busy and artists can make a lot of money while working in a fun and friendly workplace. Must be drug-free, and please no big egos.
 If interested, Please call David @ (609) 408-8555 or E-mail me @

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

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 or check us out online at

Northern California (2 hours north of SF) 15 year established tattoo and
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 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.


 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 (dark-side-tattoo@hotmail.com418-225-9912

Tatouage Darkside situé à Saint-Georges QC est à la recherche d un artiste (éventuellement à temps plein)  à se joindre à leur équipe. Doit avoir au moins trois années d’expérience et un solide portefolio. Personnes sérieuses seulement. Postulez en personne au ( 12221 1 av st georges Qc) ou par courriel (dark-side-tattoo@hotmail.com418-225-9912

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

Guelph, Ontario - Tattoo Artists wanted for openings at both locations of Stigmata Body  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

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:

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
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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

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  for consideration.  Check us out

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:

Please contact either Johnny or Matt at the studio or via email. 973-291-8187,, or

Destin, Fl - We are looking for an artist of at least 5 years to work here in Destin Fl, at 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 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 to check out our other locations and current portfolios. Please send all applications to

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.

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 

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

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
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: website:

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 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   

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 Website is . 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