> General FAQ:

  • Q: What are your hours?

    • Monday - Saturday from 12pm to 8pm & Sunday from 12pm to 6pm
  • Q: Where are you located?

    • We are located midway down the arts block of downtown Somerville, NJ. Our address is 15 Division Street (Note: This is a foot-traffic only street)
  • Q: Where can I park?

    • Street parking and Lot parking is available. Refer to this Parking Lot Map, for information on Rates & Limits.
  • Q: Do you have gift cards?

    • Yes, purchase of the gift card can only be made at the shop
  • Q: How can I contact the shop?

    • You can call us at (908)707-8000
    • Via email at info@artisanaltattoo.com for general inquires

> Tattoo FAQ:

  • Q: How old do I have to be to get a tattoo at your shop?

    • 18 without parental consent
    • 17 with parental consent
  • Q: How many Artists do you have?

    • 4 full time, Lou, Ali,Matt & Swift
    • Leah & Pete, part time
    • Patrick, our in house permanent guest artist
  • Q: What is your shop minimum?

    • $100
  • Q: How do you price a tattoo?

    • Depending on the piece, the artist may charge a flat rate or charge an hourly rate
  • Q: What is the hourly rate for a tattoo?

    • $125 - this rate is the same for all of our artists
  • Q: Do I need to come into the shop to book an appointment?

    • Consults can be booked via the phone
    • Tattoo appointments can only be booked in person & a $50 deposit is required (the deposit will be applied towards the final cost of your tattoo)
    • No appointments will be booked via email or social media
  • Q: Do you take Walk-Ins?

    • Yes, depending on availabilty & keep in mind that walk-ins are first come, first serve
  • Q: What ID do I need to bring to get tattooed?

    • A current picture ID with your date of birth on it (i.e. Driver's License, Passport)
    • Minor's & their parents need to bring addtional ID & documentation, call shop for details

> Piercing FAQ:

  • Q: How old do I have to be to get pierced at your shop?

    • 18 - No exceptions
  • Q: Do you pierce with a needle or or a piercing gun?

    • Needle
  • Q: Do you do Dermal/Skin/Surface piercing?

    • No
  • Q: What jewelry do you use to pierce with?

    • Medical Grade Implant jewelry
  • Q: How much do you charge for a piercing?

    • Pricing ranges depending on what it is you want to get pierced, call the shop for prices
  • Q: What ID do I need to bring to get pierced?

    • A current picture ID with your date of birth on it (i.e. Driver's License, Passport)]3