Wear comfortable clothing and clothing that can easily adjust around any difficult to reach area.
You are allowed to bring a guest, please limit to one guest and no minors.
Eat a good meal before long sessions.
Please consult your artist before applying any numbing creams.
Tell your artist if you take medication that could affect your tattoo, such as ibuprofen.
do not shave body hair with a razor before the appointment. This can cause razor burn and may cause your appointment to get rescheduled if the area is too irritated. You can shave thick hair with clippers.
Please shower and wash with antibacterial soap.
Bring a change of clothes for pictures, avoid logos, words on t-shirts, and bright patterns. neutral colors are best.
Find the Form Request Here Preference will be given to requests that are in line with the artist's style and original custom designs. You will need to complete a request form before receiving a price estimate. We may not respond to messages just seeking price quotes. If we can take on your project, an artist will contact you within 2 weeks of receiving your request. Interested in flash? See our social media pages for upcoming Flash Friday events.
Do you tattoo minors?
We do not tattoo minors. Must be 18+. Regardless of parental consent.
How far out are you booking?
Our artists do not have open and closed booking windows. We accept booking requests on a rolling basis. We choose projects based on artist interest and availability. Our artists try not to book more than 3 months in advance. Typical wait times for each artist vary but it is normally between 4 - 8 weeks. Please do not message us asking for a "quick tattoo," we're not a walk-in shop. If you're looking for a quick tattoo, check out our Flash Friday events. More info and dates are on our social media.
How do I book with a Guest Artist?
Follow the booking instructions on that artist's instagram. If you have any questions about a specific guest artist, please message us.
What are your shop hours and location?
The shop is typically open: Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 6pm
*Holidays and schedule changes may affect these hours, please message to schedule a time to stop by to make sure someone is there
We are located at 315 E Aurora, in downtown Ironwood, Michigan
Do you accept credit cards?
Yes, we accept credit cards, PayPal, and Venmo. There is a 3% processing fee on credit cards. Cash preferred.
Do you require a deposit?
We require a deposit to secure appointments. Your artist will inform you of the deposit amount at the time of booking. Read more about deposits here.
Do you do piercings?
No piercing services. We do not sell jewelry.
How can I contact you?
Best way to reach us is by email: Artist Bruce Schwartz & General inquiry - firstname.lastname@example.org Artist Eric Behr - email@example.com
Please message before stopping by the shop. We do not have a shop phone number.
About Tattoo removal:
Tattoo removal or lightening sessions are a great option when considering a cover up project. Iron Ink is excited to partner with Glow Sculpting Spa in Marquette, Mi to better service cover up requests www.glowmqt.com/laser-tattoo-removal/ Message us to get the Iron Ink referral discount