Frequently asked questions

How long will the tattoo take?


The location, size, detail, and color will depend on the amount of time it takes to tattoo




What is the cost of the tattoo requested?


Make sure to discuss with your preferred artist about pricing. The time it takes to finish the tattoo will determine the price




My tattoo is peeling?


Peeling and flaking of a new tattoo is perfectly normal. ... Just add a little aquafor to the tattoo to help keep it moist and encourage those flakes to come off. Do not scratch, pick or peel them. It will all be done in a few days and the color of your tattoo will start to return to normal




How long does it take for the tattoo to heal?


A tattoo will take about 2-4 weeks to heal. Larger tattoos take longer to heal. See after care page for details




Do you do tattoo parties?


No, tattoo parties are not offered




I got a guy that does it for ____


See website when you need a cover up...(:




I trust your artistic judgement....


I do still need an idea of what you like. I do appreciate the trust, but help me out with a cool design you're into




Do you do coverups?


Yes, but it does need to be an ideal design that will cover it properly. I will try and use your idea but if it will not cover, please be open to different ideas. If the prior tattoo is too scarred or dark, I will politely reject




Can I bring my friend?


***COME TO YOUR APPT. ALONE*** Additional guests will be asked to leave, if you bring them, due to Covid-19 situation. Failure to cooperate will lead to rescheduling/cancellation...NO EXCEPTIONS When we are back to normal: One friend is allowed, however they can not be distracting. Second opinion by friends/partner is not necassary, as it will slow down the tattooing process. Tattoos will be discussed prior to appointment




Kids?


No, kids dont belong in a tattoo shop with fragile equiptment and delicate work going on. Kids are not allowed especially if they are under age




Can I come in right now? Walk-ins?


No, there are no walk in appointments. Request your appoinment through the website and my assistant will message you shortly after




Where is the tattoo shop?


Corner building, above the antique shop. Door labled TATTOO on the right side of the building, up the stairs to the end of the hall. Follow the music! Address is also on the website and email/text confirmation for your appt.




What is the deposit for


The deposit secures your spot on the schedule. It also goes towards your tattoo the day of




Where do I park? Do I have to pay for parking?


There is parking on the side of the building in front of the door, as well as a parking lots down the street across from the police department and next to the restaurant Franklins. Yes, you do have to pay. I don't make the rules There's a church parking lot pass the police station that is free, but at your own risk. READ THE SIGNS




Are touchups free?


No set price. Depending on the touch up. No free touch ups unless artist says otherwise




Do you do all white tattoos?


No! They don't show up well after they completely heal




How should I prepare for a tattoo?


Definitely eat before you get a tattoo, and drink water. Dr.NUMB is recommended if you have a low pain tolerance---> found on Amazon




Dr. Numb?


Found on amazon. Put a generous amount on the area about to get tattooed, wrap it in saran wrap an hour before the appointment for full numbing effects




How long until I can workout?


Recommended 2 weeks after you get your tattoo done. Letting it heal completly will help it look less faded over time. With that being said, YOU COULD also workout right away, but make sure the tattoo is covered and shower right after to keep it clean




I like the design, but can we change.....


There's a limit on how much you can switch up your requested tattoo the day of the appointment. Minor changes are fine and understanding. Changing the WHOLE idea of what was previously discussed will likely result in a reschedule or at worst a cancel if we aren't on the same page




Can I see the design before the appt. date?


No, due to design thieves I do not share the design before the day of the appointment. You can trust I am creating an idea you want from your request form