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History & Happenings, the Great Lakes Tattoo Blog. Sharing news, events and fascinating tidbits on Chicago Tattoo History.  


 We have seen a great response to our new PMA shirts with $10 of every sale benefitting the ACLU of Illinois. Buy yours today

Guest Artists-

  • Jen Lawes - Oct 2

Thomas Kenney's EBB AND FLOW will be up in the Gallery throughout October. He has his book and original paintings for sale. The gallery is open during shop hours - every day from 12-8. 

To book in with any of our tattooers call the shop at 312-870-0458 or stop by. We also take walk ins every day on a first come, first served basis.