19 Skilled Female Tattoo Artists Of All Time

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Here we go guys, In this marvelous article, I am going to discuss some skilled female tattoo artists of all time. In the tattoo industry lot of people knows these female artists, they all made their name from their hard work and talent.

Also, These female tattoo artists are truly game changers and showcase the completion of female empowerment in the tattoo industry. So when you scroll up the page you will see the best female tattoo artists in the world.

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19 Skilled Female Tattoo Artists Of All Time

1 – Maud Wagner

Maud Wagner Female Tattoo Artists

Maud Stevens Wagner was an American tattoo artist & circus performer, born in February 1877 & died on January 30, 1961. She was the first known female tattoo artist in the United States. She died of cancer.

2 – Grace Neutral

Grace Neutral

Grace Neutral (born Grace Walker, 29 March 1989) is a British television model and hand-poke tattoo artist based in the United Kingdom. She holds a substantial social media presence with over half a million followers.

In 2016 Neutral was the presenter in an I-D magazine documentary Beyond Beauty. In 2014, Neutral worked for Good Times Tattoo and attended the London Tattoo Convention.

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3 – Hannah Aitchison

Hannah Aitchison Female Tattoo Artists

Hannah Aitchison is an American tattoo artist, born on December 20, 1966. She is well known for her appearance on Seasons 1-3 of the TLC reality television show LA Ink.

Hannah was based in Chicago at Deluxe Tattoo for many years but relocated to Pittsburgh, PA to tattoo in her studio. Aitchison is the sister of tattoo artist, Guy Aitchison.

4 – Ryan Ashley Malarkey

Ryan Ashley Malarkey

American tattoo artist, Ryan Ashley DiCristina known for her appearances on the TV shows Ink Master and its spin-offs. Malarkey specializes in black-and-gray designs with beadwork, lace detail, and ornamental jewels. She also owns two oddities and antique shops in Pennsylvania.

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5 – Miryam Lumpini

Miryam Lumpini Female Tattoo Artists

Miryam Lumpini is a Swedish-born tattoo artist and painter. She started tattooing as an amateur while in high school. She calls herself “The Witch Doctor”. Lumpini has tattooed include Jhené Aiko, Skrillex, and Swae Lee.

6 – Cally-Jo


Cally-Jo Pothecary is a British fine artist and tattoo artist, born on 20 April 1989. She began to tattoo in 2012.

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7 – Kat Von D

Kat Von D Female Tattoo Artists

Kat Von D(full name Katherine Von Drachenberg) is a Mexican-American tattoo artist and recording artist. She got her first tattoo at 14 and quit school at 16 to become a tattoo artist.

Also, In May 2021, she released her first single “Exorcism” from her album Love Made Me Do It. She is best known for her work as a tattoo artist on the TLC reality television show LA Ink.

8 – Whang-od


Whang-od Oggay Aka Maria Oggay is a Filipina tattoo artist from Buscalan, Tinglayan, Kalinga, Philippines, born in February 17, 1917. She was first tattooed as a teenager with designs consisting of a ladder and a python.

9 – Jessie Knight

Jessie Knight Female Tattoo Artists

Jessie Knight was the first prominent female tattoo artist in the UK. Knight began as a tattoo artist in 1921 when she was 18. Her style was to work freehand after drawing the design onto the body.

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10 – Sara Fabel

Sara Fabel

Sara Fabel is one of the most famous Finnish models, illustrators, tattoo artists, and actresses, born in Sari Katriina Virtanen.

11 – Vyvyn Lazonga

Vyvyn Lazonga Female Tattoo Artists

Vyvyn Lazonga was the first woman to work for herself in the industry, not her husband or another male shop owner. She began her tattoo artist career in Seattle in the early 1970s. She won the award for Best Tattooed Female in 1978 for his work.

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12 – Janet Skuse

Janet Skuse

Janet Skuse AkaRusty Skuse renowned as the most tattooed woman in Britain, born on 20 December 1943 & died on 12 July 2007. For over twenty years she appeared in the Guinness World Records as Britain’s most tattooed woman.

Also, By 1964 she had 62 tattoos and was becoming widely known. Skuse died in 2007, following a long battle with kidney disease.

13 – Joey Pang

Joey Pang Female Tattoo Artists

Joey Pang is a female Chinese Tattoo artist based in Hong Kong, SAR China, born in 1979 in Yunnan, China.

She is known to have tattooed multiple celebrities including Lewis Hamilton as well as Hong Kong’s Candy Lo.

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14 – Katherine Flores

Katherine Flores

Katherine “Kat” Flores Aka Tatu Baby is an American tattoo artist and reality television personality, born on October 28, 1987. Tatu Baby has remained active as a tattoo artist in Miami, Florida. She has a number of tattoos herself.

15 – Jacci Gresham

Jacci Gresham Female Tattoo Artists

Jacci Gresham is the first known Black female tattoo artist in the United States. In 2011, she was honored as a Pioneer of Female Tattoo Artists and the only woman doing tattooing in New Orleans.

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16 – Kim Saigh

Kim Saigh

Kim Saigh is an American tattoo artist and television personality, born on June 25, 1973 in Westlake, Ohio. She is best known for her work as a featured tattoo artist on the TLC reality television show LA Ink.

She got her first tattoo at the age of 16. At the age of 18, she became an apprentice at one of her friend’s tattoo studios.

17 – María José Cristerna

María José Cristerna Female Tattoo Artists

María José Cristerna Méndez Aka The Vampire Woman & The Jaguar Woman is a famous tattoo artist. She is recognized by Guinness World Records as the most tattooed woman in the world, with 96% of her body covered, and is one of the most famous personalities in the world of tattoo art.

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18 – Myra Brodsky

Myra Brodsky

Myra Brodsky is a German tattoo artist and illustrator who specializes in stylized colored portraits influenced by the Victorian era, Rococo and Art Nouveau. Brodsky is part of the new traditional tattoo movement which brings together traditional imagery mixed with modern ideas.

19 – Betty Broadbent

Betty Broadbent Female Tattoo Artists

Betty Broadbent Aka Tattooed Venus was born on November 1, 1909, in Philadelphia & died on March 28, 1983. In 1981, she was the first person to be inducted into the Tattoo Hall of Fame. Broadbent is regarded as the most photographed tattooed lady of the 20th century.