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


Kevin Leary willl be out of the shop July 2-3 and July 30.   

The shop will be closed July 4 and will re-open July 5 at 12. 

Chip Douglas will be here on Sunday July 9. Contact him directly for appointments. 

Nick Colella will be out the shop July 7-8 and July 18-21.  

Chris Paprocki will be in the shop on July 11-12. Contact him directly for appointments.  

Jen Lawes will be in the shop on July 23rd TAKING WALK INS ONLY! Get here early!

Brad Stevens will be in the shop July 29-30. Contact him directly for appointments.  

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.