2016

King 5 Best of Western Washington Best Tattoo and Piercing Studio

Best Tattoo and Piercing by Seattle Weekly Reader’s Poll

2015

2015 Voted Seattle’s best by Seattle Weekly Reader’s Poll

2015 National Tattoo Association Orlando Best Colored Design Sheet (Aaron Bell)

2015 National Tattoo Association Orlando Nicest Tattoo Studio

2014

2014 Le Mondial du Tatouage Paris France 3rd place best black and grey (Aaron Bell)

2014 Portland Tattoo Expo 2nd place Best Back (Aaron Bell)

2014 Three Rivers Tattoo Convention WA 1st place Best Large Color Tattoo (John Fitzgerald)

2013

2013 Party in Paradise Tattoo Convention Philippines 2nd and 3rd Place Best Traditional Tattoo (Clark Kent)

2013 R.J. Rosini Award for positive contibutions to tattooing & the tattoo community (Aaron Bell)

2013 Virginia Beach Tattoo Festival 3rd Place Best Traditional Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2013 National Tattoo Convention SD Nicest Studio

2013 National Tattoo Convention Colored Design Sheet Award (Aaron Bell)

2012

2012 New York City Tattoo Convention Best Colored Design Sheet (Aaron Bell)

2012 National Tattoo Convention Cincinnati Nicest Studio Award

2012 National Tattoo Convention Cincinnati Artist Choice Best Traditional Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2012 National Tattoo Convention Cincinnati People’s Choice Best Traditional Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2012 National Tattoo Convention Cincinnati Best Colored Design Sheet (Aaron Bell)

2012 National Tattoo Convention Cincinnati Elizabeth Weinzirl Award, Tattoo Enthusiast of the Year (Melissa Bell)

2012 Three Rivers Tattoo Convention 2nd place small Black and Grey (Honest Jon)

2012 Washington DC Tattoo Expo Best Backpiece (Andrea Ottlewski)

2012 King 5 Best of Western Washington Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2012 Seattle Tattoo Expo 1st Place Best Backpiece (Kiwi Matt)

2011

2011 DC Tattoo Arts Expo Best Female Sleeve (Aaron Bell)

2011 DC Tattoo Arts Expo 1st Place Best Oriental Piece (Aaron Bell)

2011 DC Tattoo Arts Expo 2nd Place Best Oriental Piece (Aaron Bell)

2011 Ta Moko Tattoo Convention Auckland New Zealand Best Back (Kiwi Matt)

2010

2010 New York City Tattoo Convention 3rd Place Best Color Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Nicest Tattoo Studio

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Black and White Design Sheet (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Colored Design Sheet (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Most Realistic Tattoo People’s choice (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Portrait People’s choice (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Large Tattoo Artist’s choice (John Fitzgerald

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Black and Grey Backpiece People’s choice (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Black and Grey Backpiece Artist’s choice (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Sleeve People’s choice (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Sleeve Artist’s choice (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Overall Tattooed Female Artist’s choice (Aaron Bell)

2010 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Tattooist (Aaron Bell)

2010 Citysearch Seattle Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2010 Seattle Weekly Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2009

2009 Seattle Citysearch Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2009 Auckland Tattoo Convention (New Zealand) 1st Place Color Leg Female (Kiwi Matt)

2008

2008 National Tattoo Association Terry Wrigley Award (Aaron Bell)

2008 New York City First Place Best Color Design Sheet (Aaron Bell)

2008 Styrian Austria Tattoo Convention 1st Place Best Small Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2008 Styrian Austria Tattoo Convention 1st Place Best Black and Grey (Aaron Bell)

2008 Seattle Tattoo Convention 1st Place Best Traditional (Aaron Bell)

2008 Seattle Tattoo Convention 2nd Place Best Traditional (Aaron Bell)

2008 Seattle Tattoo Convention 3rd Place Small Black and Grey (Andrea Ottlewski)

2008 King 5 Best of Western Washingtion Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2008 Seattle Weekly Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2007

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Nicest Tattoo Studio

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Fine Art Award (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Traditional Tattoo Artist’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Black and Grey Tattoo People’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Black and Grey Tattoo Artist’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Most Realistic Tattoo People’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Portrait People’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Portrait Artist’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Unique Tattoo People’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Unique Tattoo Artist’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Large Tattoo People’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Black and Grey Backpiece People’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Black and Grey Backpiece Artist’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Colored Backpiece People’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Colored Backpiece Artist’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Colored Design Sheet (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Sleeve Tattoo Artist’s Choice (Aaron Bell)

2007 New York City Tattoo Convention 1st Place Black and Grey Piece (Aaron Bell)

2007 Citysearch Seattle Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2007 Seattle Weekly Seattle Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2007 New York City Tattoo Convention 1st Place Best Colored Flash (Aaron Bell)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Traditional Tattoo Artist’s Choice (Josh Schwegel)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Traditional Tattoo People’s Choice (JoshSchwegel)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Colored Backpiece Artist’s Choice (Andrea)

2007 National Tattoo Association Seattle Best Sleeve Artist’s Choice (Andrea)

2007 Seattle Tattoo Expo 2nd Place small Black and Grey (Aaron Bell)

2007 Seattle Tattoo Expo 2nd Place Best Leg (Aaron Bell)

2007 Skin N Steel Expo Large Color 1st Place (John Fitzgerald)

2007 Skin N Steel Expo Sleeve 1st Place (John Fitzgerald)

2007 Skin N Steel Expo Sleeve 2nd Place (John Fitzgerald)

2007 Aberdeen Tattoo Convention (Scotland) 1st Place Celtic Tattoo (Kiwi Matt)

2006

2006 Seattle Weekly Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2006 City Search Seattle Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2005

7th annual Heart of America Tattoo Festival (Davenport IA), 1st Place Best Medium Sized Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

7th annual Heart of America Tattoo Festival (Davenport IA), 3rd Place Best Medium Sized Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2005 National Tattoo Association convention(Miami Fla), Fine Art Award (Aaron Bell)

2005 National Tattoo Association convention(Miami Fla), People’s Choice Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)

2005 National Tattoo Association convention(Miami Fla), Artists Choice Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)

2005 National Tattoo Association convention(Miami Fla), Best Cover Up (Aaron Bell)

2005 Seattle Weekly Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2004

2004 New York City Tattoo Convention, 1st Runner Up Best Black and Grey Flash (Aaron Bell)

2004 New York City Tattoo Convention, Best Tattoo of The Day (Saturday) (Aaron Bell)

2004 National Tattoo Association(Reno), Artists Choice Best Sleeve(Aaron Bell)

2004 Tampa Bay Tattoo Festival, 1st Place Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)

2004 Motor City Tattoo Expo, 1st place Best Black and Grey Flash (Aaron Bell)

2004 Texas Tattoo Revival, Best Black and Grey Flash (Aaron Bell)

2004 LA Body Art Expo, Tattoo of the Day (Aaron Bell)

2004 Derby State of the Art Tattoo Convention (England) 1st Place Small Color (Kiwi Matt)

2003

2003 Mario Barth’s Golden Star Award from ‘Biggest Tattoo Show on Earth’, Best New School Tattoo Artist (Aaron Bell)

2003 New York City Tattoo Convention, 2nd Place Best Black & White Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2003 Artistry in Ink (Anaheim, CA), 3rd Place Portrait (Aaron Bell)

2003 National Tattoo Association (St. Louis Convention), Artist’s Choice, Best Portrait Tattoo (Aaron Bell)

2003 LA Body Art Expo, 3rd Place Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)

2003 National Tattoo Association (St. Louis Convention), Nicest Studio Award

2003 Biggest Tattoo Show on Earth (New Jersey), 1st Place Black and Grey Flash (Aaron Bell)

2002

  • 2002 National Tattoo Convention (Philadelphia, PA), Fine Art Award (Aaron Bell)
  • 2002 National Tattoo Convention (Philadelphia, PA), People’s Choice Portrait Tattoo Award (Aaron Bell)
  • 2002 Hell City Tattoo Festival, 1st Place Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2002 Tattoo Tour (Minneapolis), 3rd Place Best Black & Grey Tattoo (Aaron Bell)
  • 2002 Tattoo the Earth (Oakland, CA), 3rd Place Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2002 Tattoo the Earth (Chicago), 2nd Place Realistic (Aaron Bell)
  • 2002 Biggest Tattoo Show on Earth (New Jersey), 1st Place Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 2002 Seattle Weekly Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2001

  • 2001 Kansas Tattooing & Body Piercing Festival, 1st Place Best Portrait with Picture-Female (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Steel and Skin, Most Realistic Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Booth
  • 2001 Artistry in Ink (Long Beach, CA), 1st Place Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Kansas Tattooing and Body Piercing Festival, Best Portrait with Picture (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Inkslinger’s Ball (Hollywood, CA), 2nd Place Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Biggest Tattoo Show on Earth (New Jersey), 1st Place Black and Grey Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Biggest Tattoo Show on Earth (New Jersey), 1st Place Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Tattoo the Earth (Massachusetts), 1st Place Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 National Tattoo Association (Reno), Best Black and Grey Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Kansas Tattooing and Body Piercing Festival, Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 2001 Seattle Weekly Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

2000

  • 2000 Kansas Tattooing & Body Piercing Festival, 1st Place Best Portrait with Picture-Female (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 National Tattoo Association (San Antonio Convention), Nicest Studio
  • 2000 National Tattoo Association (San Antonio Convention), Top 3 Artist’s Choice Realistic Tattoo (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Tattooist (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Idaho Tattoo Association , Best Cover-Up (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Steel and Skin (San Diego), Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Artistry in Ink (Long Beach, CA), 2nd Place Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Kansas Tattooing & Body Piercing Festival, Winning Artist, Tattoo of Day (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Idaho Tattoo Association, Coolest Tattoo Studio
  • 2000 Steel and Skin (San Diego), Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 2000 Seattle Weekly Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio

1999

  • 1999 Tattoo Tour (Anaheim, California), Best Colored Flash Sheet (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Tattoo Tour (Anaheim, California), Best Black and Grey Flash Sheet (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Kansas Tattoo and Body Piercing Festival, Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Idaho Tattoo Association, Coolest Tattoo Studio
  • 1999 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Cover-Up (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Kansas Tattooing & Body Piercing Festival, 1st Place Best Tattoo of the Day (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Inkslinger’s Ball (Hollywood, CA), Tattoo of the Day (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Artistry in Ink (Anaheim, California), 2nd Place Best Black & Grey Tattoo (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Kansas Tattooing & Body Piercing Festival, Winning Artist, Tattoo of Day (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Steel and Skin (San Diego), Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 1999 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Black and Grey Flash (Aaron Bell)

1998

  • 1998 Idaho Tattoo Association , Best Black & Grey (Aaron Bell)
  • 1998 Idaho Tattoo Association , Coolest Tattoo Studio
  • 1998 Kansas Tattooing and Rock & Roll Festival, 1st Place Best Portrait (Aaron Bell)
  • 1998 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Cover-Up (Aaron Bell)
  • 1998 Kansas Tattooing and Rock & Roll Festival, Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 1998 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 1998 Empire State Tattoo Club, Best Flash Design (Aaron Bell)

1997

  • 1997 Artistry in Ink (Seattle, WA), 2nd Place Most Unusual Tattoo (Aaron Bell)
  • 1997 Idaho Tattoo Association, Best Color Flash (Aaron Bell)
  • 1997 Artistry in Ink (Seattle, WA), Best Booth