Below is a list of the top and leading Tattoo Artists in Albuquerque. To help you find the best Tattoo Artists located near you in Albuquerque, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Albuquerque’s Best Tattoo Artists:
The top rated Tattoo Artists in Albuquerque, NM are:
- Archetype Tattoo Studio – is the shop you have been looking for
- True Grit Tattoo – is a shop founded in Albuquerque, NM
- 71 Tattoo – was opened in August of 2006
- Aces Tattoo – is a completely custom body art studio
- All is One Tattoo – particularize in all styles of tattooing
Archetype Tattoo Studio
Archetype Tattoo Studio is the shop you have been looking for. If you want to acquire top-quality tattoo work in a professional and clean environment, look no further. Their artists pride themselves on their and customer service and tattoo skills, all within a shop where you can feel the calm vibe and tidiness.
It was established in 2010, Archetype’s been in the tattoo business for over 10 years. It was created on the art of tattoo and community activism. Even after all this time, it is still driven to give back to those in need.
Tattoo, Aftercare, Events
“Meghan was the absolute best! She was so understanding and kind and did everything to help me achieve what I wanted! She also corrected other issues from a different person, and I left super happy! Rating her and this business on a scale from 1-5 Is not enough, I’d give a 10! That is how happy I am! Thank you, girl! And Archetype! Your shop has the best atmosphere and cleanliness, I will definitely come back!” – Monique H.
True Grit Tattoo
True Grit Tattoo is a shop founded in Albuquerque, NM. Born out of affection for art and a dream for an outstanding tattoo experience. The shop is exquisite and classy, yet achieve to emit a relaxed, calm vibe. The comfortable atmosphere builds for easy lounging while waiting for an appointment or cooperating with artists.
Johnny Mac’s mission for True Grit is to excel in the best way. His center is not just on amazing art, but also on providing a unique and caring environment to everyone who walks through the doors.
“Eric is amazing. Great work and great company. The place is decorated so cool too!” – Khristi J.
71 Tattoo was opened in August of 2006. It prides itself on customer service and encourages custom work, they do not steer clients toward acres of regurgitated flash, they work with a client to design something they will be happy with years down the road. They provide custom tattoo work, and artwork, done for a reasonable cost, with a friendly attitude.
71 Tattoo has provided Albuquerque with the highest quality custom tattoo work, done in a friendly, state-of-the-art sterile environment, they provide clients with the ability to pull off any style they could possibly want.
Tattoo, Merch & Artwork
“Just had my first Tattoo done today. Debo was awesome through the whole process, from the first contact to applying the ink. Enjoyed the process and recommend it highly. Will be going back for next one.” – Arnold E.
Aces Tattoo is a completely custom body art studio that is proud to call Albuquerque home. For more than a decade Aces Tattoo has been creating unique tattoos with clients from all walks of life. Be proud to show the world who you are.
“Daveed Leon gave me a beautiful coverup tattoo for something I got when I was 18. He did such a good job at blending the two tattoos and making them rich in reds, oranges, and yellows. He was very patient with my low pain tolerance. Thanks, Daveed” – Danielle W.
All is One Tattoo
All is One Tattoo particularize in all styles of tattooing including traditional American, fine line black and grey, Japanese traditional, portrait, and realistic work, cover-ups and reworks, as well as all types of scripts and lettering, etc. They also offer a wide selection of in-house prints and clothing featuring the artwork of everyone at the shop, as well as friends of the shop.
All of their prints, posters, and clothing are printed by hand in-house, making every run extremely limited and unique. Their option of jewelry, artwork, clothing, and books is constantly changing; creating a really fresh environment that never stagnates.
Traditional American, Fine Line Black & Grey, Japanese Traditional, Portrait, Realistic Work, Cover-Ups & Reworks
“Saw Reina for my tattoo and it was the perfect experience! Reina is so talented and I am so honored to have one of her pieces forever! Highly recommend this place and the artists.” – Daryl R.
Shera Elliott graduated from the New Mexico State University with a major in biology and a minor in Biological Basis of Behavior & Health Care Management. Shera grew up in Los Angeles, but moved to Las Cruces for college. Shera has written for several major publications including the Albuquerque Journal and NPR. Shera is a community reporter and also covers stories important important to all Americans.