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Tattoo Artists apply permanent designs on their clients' bodies by injecting ink under skin layer using needles. Typical sample resumes for Tattoo Artists describe duties like advising clients on choosing suitable tattoos, maintaining a safe and hygienic working environment, sterilizing equipment, and presenting portfolios to clients. Based on our selection of example resumes, the most sought-after qualities in a Tattoo Artist are artistic ability, manual dexterity, attention to details, sterilizing methods expertise, and good communication and interpersonal skills. No formal education is necessary for this job, but licensure is required in most states.

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Tattoo Artist

Consult with customers to capture their ideas and carefully craft their perfect tattoo

  • Generate new weekly customers solely through word of mouth referrals
  • Networked, researched, and contacted promoters daily marketing myself to book new weekly events
  • Negotiated with promoters and shared pictures and videos to get signed on for events
  • Regularly trained to stay in competition shape
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
C
Electronics And Networking
Diesel Technology And Transport Refrigeration
2

Tattoo Artist

Responsible for the design and application of permanent body art.

  • Effectively communicated with customers to design detailed graphics and build clients.
  • Maintained hospital-level cleanliness of the establishment.
  • Followed strict health and safety guidelines and policies.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
3

Licensed Tattoo Artist

Greeted customers, helped customers decide on a design and placement options, set up appointments, occasionally answered company phone calls, helped customers fill out state required paperwork properly.

  • Managed the shop's social media websites by uploading pictures of recent works of all artists, answering messages and inquiries, and posting all other updates.
  • Edited all pictures of artist's work so that it was appealing to the public for the shop's social media sites.
  • Completed the tattooing process in a safe, cross-contamination free fashion, while keeping the customer entertained and feeling welcome.
  • Gave the customer proper aftercare instructions and other information, disposed contaminated products in state-appointed sharps container and trash bins.
  • Cleaned my entire station with powerful cleaning agents in case any bodily fluids came in contact with chairs, counter tops, and other tattoo equipment, so that future customers will be in a clean and sterile environment.
  • Sterilized equipment that can be sterilized in the autoclave.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AA
Associate of Arts
4

Tattoo Artist

Bio-safety & Medical procedures.

  • Customer service.
  • Worked as an apprentice for 2 years to achieve license.
  • 1 years work experience as a permanent ink tattoo artist. Licensed in the state of Florida.
  • Built a strong client base with more than a 70% repeat business status.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
Education & Additional Skills
5

Tattoo Artist

Utilized knowledge of art and body to create unique body art

  • Ensured consistent customer satisfaction through the use of creativity
  • Maintained hygienic work environment
  • Specialized in black and gray permanent ink
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Visual Arts And Communications
6

Tattoo Artist and Graphic Designer

Design flyers and graphics for company website and printed flyers

  • Designed and completed customized tattoos
  • Extensive use of Photoshop and Illustrator, as well as many other Adobe products
  • Functioning as a professional and licensed tattoo artist in the state of GA
  • Worked closely with team members of different experience levels
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BFA
Animation
Figure Drawing, Print Making, Film
Animation
7

Tattoo Artist and Graphic Designer

Design flyers and graphics for company website and printed flyers

  • Designed and completed customized tattoos
  • Extensive use of Photoshop and Illustrator, as well as many other Adobe products
  • Functioning as a professional and licensed tattoo artist in the state of GA
  • Worked closely with team members of different experience levels
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BFA
Animation
Figure Drawing, Print Making, Film
Animation
8

Freelance Tattoo Artist

Responsible to give the customer the tattoo of there liking

  • Created Custom designs on the spot when needed to satisfy my customer/client
  • Provide high-quality tattoos while maintating a strong and professional environment.
  • Friendly, develop long lasting relationships with clients
  • Deliver consistent, high-quality tattoo services
  • Develop long lasting relationships with clients as well as advancing their artistic skills.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Graphic Design
9

Tattoo Artist

Cosmetic incision to the body, using a needled electric tool, that inserts nontoxic pigments into skin to form decorative or ornamental design.

  • Study on up to date blood and air borne pathogens.
  • Studied on early signs of allergic reactions towards the pigments and studied the care of the cosmetic incision.
  • Sterilized each piece of equipment/ utensil's with proper disposal.
  • Making sure the client is comfortable through the process
  • Having the outcome of the process to be everything the cliental wanted.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
GED
GED
10

Entrepreneur, Tattoo Artist

Open, clean and restock Shop utensils and products. Insure personal protection equipment is in clean and good working order.

  • Interact with customers to insure that the clients are getting everything they want and need in a timely and orderly fission
  • Draw, create and design custom pieces of work that stand up to the clients expectations.
  • Maintain all transactions so the budget is balanced
  • File and maintain all state required paperwork
  • Inform public to proper hygiene procedures and fallow up with any and all questions the client may have concerning their tattoo or future tattoos.
  • Stay up to date on any and all State and Federal laws concerning tattoos.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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