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 Post subject: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Sun May 19, 2013 5:29 pm 
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Can anyone recommend a tattoo person in the bay - I prefer East Bay or SF that has their shiitake together? Vegan supplies a must and that can work with kawaii/cute imagery...The last few artists that I have been to have given me a freakin' headache.

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Tue May 21, 2013 9:37 am 
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Sorry to say I haven't been able to find anyone locally who can guarantee me that their ink is vegan. The best I've done so far is Black Heart on Valencia in SF, I've had pieces done by Jeff Rassier and Tim Lehi, and they mix all their own colors, so you can request that any colors they mix for you are exclusively vegan.

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Tue May 21, 2013 1:17 pm 
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My good people at Tattoo Boogaloo in North Beach use all Eternal Inks, as far as I know, which are vegan. They're super awesome and would probably be more than happy to answer your questions and either work with you or be honest about not being able to do so.

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Wed Jul 03, 2013 12:32 pm 
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Keep in mind that stencil paper is probably not vegan. Scapegoat Tattoo in Portland, OR stopped calling themselves vegan for this reason.

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Fri Mar 28, 2014 11:30 am 
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Heads up Jasmine Wright will be in SF starting mid May and uses vegan inks:

http://www.jasminewrightisyourfriend.com/?pid=159

I know others at Seventh Son do not use vegan ink.

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Fri Mar 28, 2014 11:44 am 
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Wow, her stuff is beautiful- thanks for the heads up, I may look her up in the future!

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Fri Mar 28, 2014 3:24 pm 
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there is also taler nicols in sf at let it bleed who confirmed vegan ink! her rates are $160 an hour.

http://letitbleedtattoo.com/section/163 ... ICOLS.html

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 Post subject: Re: Vegan Friendly Tattoo Artist
PostPosted: Mon Mar 31, 2014 12:02 am 
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the person i spoke to at sacred rose in albany today said the shop uses vegan ink.

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