FREQUENTLY ASKED TATTOO QUESTIONS
How much will my tattoo cost?
The tattoo artists at Sentient Tattoo Collective have different hourly rates. The hourly rates range from $150-$250 an hour. Depending on the size and intricacy of your tattoo, your tattoo artist will give you an estimate during your consultation.
What is your shop minimum for a tattoo?
Our shop minimum is $100.
Why do I have to give a deposit? Is it refundable?
A deposit secures your appointment spot and allows the artist to start working on your design. Deposits are non-refundable but are put toward the overall cost of your tattoo so long as you show up for your appointment.
What's your cancellation policy?
If you do not cancel or reschedule with your artist more than 48 hours prior to your appointment time, your deposit will not be honored and you’ll need to place another deposit for your next appointment.
Do you offer numbing cream?
Yes, we do offer numbing cream. Please find more information on our tattoo numbing cream page.
How old do I have to be to get a tattoo?
You must be at least 18 years old to be tattooed at Sentient Tattoo Collective. There are no exceptions. We don’t tattoo minors even with a parent’s consent.
Are children allowed at the tattoo shop?
We kindly ask that children and minors do not hang out at the shop during consultations or appointments.
Do you guys do cover-ups?
What kinds of certifications do you guys have?
All artists at Sentient Tattoo Collective receive annual bloodborne pathogens training and are CPR certified.
How much should I tip?
Tattooing is a service. We recommend 20% if you had a good experience and like the finished product.
Are you doing anything different because of COVID-19?
Yes. We have implemented several safety procedures to keep our artists and clients safe during the pandemic. Please review our COVID-19 safety precautions here.