Tattoo Artist

What is Required to be Licensed as a Tattoo Artist?

In order to receive a TATTOO ARTIST license, you must:

1) be trained in the profession of tattooing to include sterilization methods in a certified shop for at least one (1) year, under a currently licensed tattoo artist who has been certified and operating in compliance with applicable laws in this state for no less than three (3) years.

2) Out of state tattoo artists must be able to show proof of at least two (2) years' experience as a professional tattoo artist in another state. Business licenses, tax records, etc. may be used to show proof of prior work. 

3) Receive a permit application from an EHS in the county where you live and pay the permit fee.

This Page Last Updated: April 6, 2022 at 11:20 AM