Where your tattoo ideas take shape
Tattoo by appointment preferred
At Barnacle Ink, our tattoo artist are dedicated to delivering exceptional, long-lasting tattoos with unique and solid designs. Barnacle Ink is a central Vancouver Island tattoo shop located in Nanaimo, BC. Our friendly and drama-free atmosphere welcomes everyone without discrimination.
We prioritize your safety by maintaining a meticulously clean and sterile environment, using barrier-protected and disposable supplies. Barnacle Ink is fully certified, VIHA inspected and approved, and complies with the BBP code. Discover Our Tattoo Studio.
Visit our Team page to learn more about us and explore our tattoo portfolios showcasing our past accomplishments. Make Barnacle Ink your destination for professional, high-quality tattoos.
Our Tattoo Shop Artists proudly serve a clientele from central Vancouver Island including Nanaimo, Nanoose, Lantzville, Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Port Alberni, Courtenay & Comox area, to Ladysmith, Chemainus and Duncan.
**Being a VIHA certified establishment, would there be any health related regulations or mandates, they are to be followed to-the-letter. Keep in mind that if we are sick, we can not work, and subsequently, you can not get your tattoo. We follow the rules that are in place for our own safety and the safety of our clients.**
Thank you for your collaboration and understanding