Old Town Scottsdale Dame of the West Tattoo

Old Town Scottsdale's Premier Tattoo Shop

480-534-5843

Welcome to Dame of the West Tattoo

Located at

7151 E 6th Ave Scottsdale AZ 85251

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Arizona’s premier Scottsdale tattoo shop, located in the heart of Old Town. Dame of the West Tattoo is a high end parlor providing you with a comfortable and friendly environment. With over 20 years experience and some of the best artists in the valley; we pride ourselves on producing the finest tattoos in Arizona. We specialize in various tattoo styles including American Traditional, large scale Japanese Irezumi, Black and Grey, and Single Needle; or create a custom piece of your own design with one of our talented tattoo artists. Come in or call today, see for yourself why we think Dame of the West Tattoo is the best.

Meet our artists

(480) 534-5843

Appointments are recommended

but walk-ins are always welcome!

Shop hours :

Monday - Saturday : 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sunday - 12:00 - 7:00 pm

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Client Testimonials

Yelp Reviews

Josh is awesome. My brother went in for his tattoo and I left getting one as well. Let's say I couldn't say no because my brothers turned out great!!! I 10/10 recommend!!!

Aleata P,Scottsdale

Josh, one of the owners, took me on a walk-in earlier today. I was asking to get a mountain range tattooed on my bicep. He gladly took me in and helped me design the perfect tattoo. He took about 30 minutes to do it all completely and was very fairly priced. The place was super clean and well kept. Awesome atmosphere and music. I'd reccomend them to anyone.

John R., san Francisco

Gave my husband an idea for a tattoo (I got the idea from a sock). Fernando tattooed him literally the next day and drew up one awesome piece! My husband really appreciated Fernando and his knowledge and support of the tattoos he currently has. I think the tattoo looks awesome! Oh and Austin is awesome. He was great at responding to my emails and very friendly!

Jasmine. Sacramento


I stumbled into Dame of the West last month after drinking my fair share of sake across the street and haven't looked back since. I met Fern just by walking up to the counter and explaining a piece I was trying to get that had been turned down by another shop down the road  

(for going against a "moral code" of tattooing). He listened to what I wanted, gave me advice without a lecture, and it was done the next day!

Fern is the 4th tattoo artist I've worked with and by far my favorite. His talent goes without saying, but I get the most compliments on his work out of all my pieces. I always ask him for his professional opinion on the pieces I'm getting and he is so helpful and knowledgeable. I really like that he's so great to collaborate with and doesn't take offense to changes I want to make. I got one of my pieces "upside down" and Fern let me know that traditionally it should face the other way. When I told him I really, really wanted it upside down he didn't judge or give me pushback. I hate when shops shut your ideas down right away because you're new to tattoos or want something they think is "stupid". Fern just has this really chill way of lending his professional advice without turning it all into his show.

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Meet our artists

Jon Garber - Artist

Josh Carter - Artist & Owner

Instagram @joshcartertattoo

A professional tattooer with over 20 years experience, Josh started tattooing at the age of 19 in Los Angeles, California around 1997. Early in his career, he worked in high volume street shops. Including places like Venice Beach and Hollywood Boulevard before transitioning into a more custom design oriented path. After a few years of exploring different genres of tattooing, Josh finally settled on making Japanese style tattooing his primary focus. View Josh’s portfolio here.

Jon Garber - Owner & Artist

Instagram @deadeyenone

After 15 years in the industry and over 20 years as an artist, I wanted to open a shop that would exceed clients expectations. Everyone is treated with the utmost respect and given a tattoo they can be proud of. My style is classic Americana or traditional. Simplistic yet expressive with bold outlines and a limited color palette, my designs are representative of tattoos from the 1800's. Strength and timelessness are captured in my pieces.

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