Closed (for cleaning): Fri, Dec 21

Closed (Happy Holidays!): Sun, Dec 23 until Tues, Jan 2

(if you have an appointment booked for Dec 28/29/30/31, it’s still on! contact your artist directly if you have questions)




Need gift ideas?!
Art and forever presents are the best kind!!!
With the purchase of $100 (or more) in prints OR $160 (or more) in gift certificates you will receive a limited-edition set of holiday cards designed by the PLS artists! Everyone made one, so there’s a set of 8 cards for you 🙂

Pop by the shop (with cash) to check it all out!
***Until December 20th or card-sets run out/one set per person***



Wham, bam, convention SEASON!

Next conventions up are: Van Isle Tattoo Expo  This weekend, Aug 31 – Sep 2.  Go find IAN!!! He has walk-up time available and some rad flash for you to choose from 🙂

Art Tattoo Montreal!  Next weekend, September 7-9.  Gwen (and Bubbles) are super excited to see you there!  Pop by the booth and say hello 🙂


Next weekend we will be at the Winnipeg Tattoo Convention!  Gwen, Corey, Janine, Mason (AND MAGS!!!) will be attending this year.  We are so excited to be a part of the show again this year.  Last year was a blast – can’t wait to see what this year brings!  See you in Winnipeg!!


We’re at the Okanagan Tattoo Show this weekend!  Come check out the booth and say hello!  Rumor has it there may be some walk-up time available 😉  The beautiful poster art this year is by our very own Gwen!

(The shop will be closed Sunday, July 22nd and Monday, July 23rd.)


Looking for our Mags???
…you can find her at her newly opened private studio in Nelson, BC called Aquila Tattoo & Gallery!!! Instagram: @aquilatattoos
Give her shop a follow and contact her directly with any tattoo inquiries 
We’re lucky to have her with us at the PLS booth for the Okanagan Tattoo Show coming up AND the Winnipeg Tattoo Convention in August!
(any guest spot info at Painted Lotus will be announced on our social media as well as hers, so make sure you follow her shop! ❤)


IAN is in the books and is ready to book tattoo consultations through the shop!  Give us a call or pop by the shop to book yours 🙂


OUR FAMILY GROWS AGAIN!!!  We have IAN OLSEN starting with us very soon!  Until we sort out his shop schedule, please email him directly at to book your consultation 🙂


GENGHIS SHAWN has an opening TOMORROW (Friday, June 29th) for one of his flash pieces!!!  He’ll have his flash book at the shop for you tomorrow at 11am, come check it out!

First come, first served as always (cash only / 18+ valid government issued photo ID to be tattooed / 11am – 5pm / Fri, June 29)


2 things!! 🙂

JANINE is starting with us full time JULY 10th!!!
Give Bubbles a call at the shop to book your tattoo consultation with her 🙂  250-590-1831

EMILY has new prints available up in her online store!  Click the link to check them out – get on it as there are limited quantities!


One day ONI (Saturday, June 23rd )…. Scott Robertson will have a flash sheet of *wait for it* ONI for you to choose from!!!

First come, first served. Pieces will be around $200 each. Come check them out!
(cash only / 18+ valid government issued photo ID to be tattooed / 11am – 5pm / Sat, June 23)



Friday, April 13th 
Starts @ 11:30am at the shop!
First come, first served as always.
Cash only and you must be 18+ with valid government issued photo ID to be tattooed!


Don’t forget to check out our GUEST ARTIST page to see who we have visiting at the shop!  🙂


MARCH 16 – 18!!! Many flash offerings will be at the Capital City Comic Con for you!

Follow the collective on instagram: @nerdcitytattoos (and don’t forget to pick up your comic con tickets so you can come check it out – on sale now!).


….you’ve waited so patiently!!! We wanted a way to say THANK YOU to all of our awesome clients, so for those of you who have been waiting to get in – here’s your FLASH DAY!!!! ❤❤❤

Sat, Jan 27 @ Painted Lotus – doors open @ 11am! First come, first served / cash only: $130 and $200 pieces / 18+ with valid government issued photo ID
See you then!!!
PREVIEWS may pop up on our artists’ Instagram accounts… Otherwise come to the shop on the 27th to check it out!


Happy New Year!!!

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