In Los Angeles, California, tattoo studios are something you will find in every corner of the city. Many people travel from around the country and even the world to discover tattoo studios and artists in one of the major art capitals on Earth. With something that is permanent and stays with you for life, it makes sense that people would want to do their research before choosing an artist to design their body art.
In such a competitive market, tattoo studios and artists have to find new ways to stand out and develop themselves in the industry. Today we will be talking about a popular shop based in the Culver City Arts District that has been making a name for themselves over the last year for their dedication and commitment to their art and customer experience.
Alium Tattoo Studio is a shop that has over 10 artists, with South American roots who bring an array of skills and styles to the table. Founded by Joaquin Villarino (@villano_ink), Alium Tattoo Studio is quickly making a name for itself in the community. Joaquin specializes in realism and microrealism but is a multi-talented artist who helps bring his client’s vision to life. Whether it be fine-line tattoos or an intricate portrait, Alium Tattoo Studio has a team of experienced artists to serve their client’s needs and desires.
Alium has a large commitment to customer experience, providing a welcoming experience with friendly and understanding artists and staff is of top priority to their team. Their space is also a big differentiator that sets the tone for a welcoming environment – a light and open space with high ceilings, filled with paintings by Joaquin and sculptures by Ignacio Gana (@ignaciogana_sculptures). The vibe of the shop is very important, and their team is always evolving the space with new art.
Having only been in business for one year, the shop has already amassed a dedicated client base that trusts and supports the artists at their shop. Tattooing is not only about the art but also about the experience, and this is a team of award-winning artists who work hard to provide a positive environment for anyone who decides to get a tattoo or piercing done at the studio.
Next time you’re thinking about your next tattoo or piercing, don’t hesitate to visit Alium Tattoo Studio as they will welcome you with the best vibes to turn your project into reality. Alium Tattoo Studio is open every day from 1 PM to 9 PM and Amanda, the piercer, is available Wednesday through Sunday. Make sure to check out their work on their Instagram or website, where you can book your next appointment.
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