Here we step into our element. From portraits to landscapes and everything in between, it can be challenging to put your trust in an artists to perfectly recreate a realistic tattoo on your skin. The last thing you want it for a face or an animal to come out disproportioned, so we ensure that only our best tattoo artists of Ketut himself take on jobs like these.
Luckily for you Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio has some of the best artists in Indonesia who specialise in realistic tattoos. We keep them on reserve for moments like this — ensuring they have the time and the skills to tattoo that perfect portrait, that perfect landscape scene or that perfect motorbike design you so desire. The rise of hyper-realistic tattoos is ongoing and we are ahead of the game. Take a look below and see for yourself.
Simply provide us with a photo or image you wish to get tattooed and our artists will help adapt the image to both your skin and your needs. Just let us know what you want and we’ll do exactly that.
Each tattoo artist at Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio are hand-picked for each job, meaning whatever piece of art you want inked onto your skin, we ensure the right expert holding the gun every time. Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio is unique in the fact that we are led by Ketut Rudiartana, one of Indonesia’s leading tattoo artists and a legend of Bali.
We are a fully licensed tattoo parlour in Bali and we use well-known imported inks that are considered safe the world over. The studio itself is 100% hygienic and innovative, and our equipment is top of the range.
Take a look at the photos below to discover more about Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio and see for yourself why we know that we are the best tattoo studio in all of Indonesia. From colour to black and grey, we have a range of colours and styles you can be inspired by.
We offer free consultations, so whether you call or email ahead of just walk in, we’ll make sure a professional is there to help guide you through the process from the moment you make contact. Get the full tattoo in one sitting or spread it over a few days too, just remember that whatever you want, we’ll provide.
When it comes to tattoos, some of the best have no colour at all. Our talented artists are experts at shading, so much so that some people may mistake our shading for colour, it’s that good! Truth is, it’s just grey colour and your skin tone that really bring out the tattoo.
From realistic to the totally fanciful, we can created any type of tattoo you require using just black and grey ink colours. For some, this is great as there are no colours to fade and usually mean the tattoo looks newer for longer — however, if you are looking for a bit of colour then make sure to check out our colour tattoos page to see what amazing designs we can come up with.
The small island of Bali has been populated with people for as long as we can remember. As a result, Balinese art is both stunning and steeped in history and mythology. Unique expressions of ancient gods and modern ideas accumulated into some of the best Balinese tattoos in Bali and Indonesia. Luckily, Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio has some of the most skilled tattoo artists on the island.
The Balinese Om, a symbol of god, eternal life and the creation of the universe is influenced heavily by the Om you often see in India and other Hindu cultures. Sanskrit and other languages also appear in our Balinese tattoos, but luckily, our artists are fluent in the ancient ways. Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio is by far the best place to go for any Balinese tattoos anywhere in the world.
Our portrait tattoos are no doubt the best you’ll find in Bali and possibly the best tattoos you’ll find in Indonesia. Our specialised team have some of the best portrait tattoo artists in the city.
We recreate portraits of loved ones, pets, celebrities and everyone in between and perfectly recreate them in a place you’ve always wanted. If you prefer the portraits to become more unique, re-designed, adopting a more artistic, old school or cartoon style, our professional artists are also able to do so. All you need to do is ask!
We love the Mandala, but it can be very hard to get right. In fact, these tattoos are loved by our customers but they are often scared to get them done. Thankfully, when they see our past work they immediately realise that Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio is the best place for Mandala Tattoos.
Not a line is out of place, not a proportion misinterpreted. Our experts ensure that each line is flawless, each angle exact and each dot perfectly placed.
Whether you are looking at a large mandala that integrates with other tattoos or body contours, or more simple standalone designs, we are able to create and help design exactly what you are looking for.
The word mandala is a Sanskrit word that means circle. The circle of a story you want to tell or just a pattern so perfect you’ll slip into a trance as soon as you look at it. Whether it is balance, perfection and eternity you want to portray, or just enjoy the patterns, we can help you find the right mandala for you and your story.
Ancient traditions and stylistic artistry are the hallmarks of Japanese tattoos. Despite common misconceptions, Japanese tattoos are not all about the Yakuza and you don’t need to be in the gang to get one either.
At Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio, we specialise in the unique styles and patterns of Japanese tattoos, making us the number one place in Bali for a Japanese tattoo. These tattoos are not just beautiful, but they are also inspiring. Our talented artists love large tattoo works and what better to get done than a full sleeve or full back, packed with Japanese twists, turns, portraits and landscapes. One of the oldest tattoo traditions out there, these tattoos are timeless.
The classic style. Full sleeves on your arms or legs or full bodied chest and back work. At Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio, we specialise in large full bodied tattoos which often come in the form of tribal patterns.
Tribal tattoos are some of the best tattoos we have done, just take a look at our gallery and see for yourself. We love the striking styles and bold blacks that are common with tribal styles influenced from anywhere in the globe.
However, if you’re looking for something a little smaller, we can also provide you with an expert guide to what you should get, where you should get it and why it works for you.
Want to go fully steampunk? We have the artists to help. Our artists have a lot more experience in Biomechanical tattoos than you’d expect. Melding the body with steampunk or sci-fi elements of a mechanical nature, these tattoos absolutely rock.
At Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio, we specialise in realistic elements, ensuring your biomechanical tattoo is both accurate and perfectly designed. From robotic machinery falling out of your spine to a part man part machine element on your hands — our artists help reveal the inner human biological body for all to see.
According to Ketut Rudiartana, good colour tattoos are hard to do well. Luckily for you, Ketut and his team are expertly trained in colour tattoos of all shades and styles. From light watercolour style tattoos to thick, block colours in old school tattoos, we can create exactly what you want in the exact shade you are looking for.
Our inks are such high quality, our artists have no problem in knowing how they react with your skin, whatever the tone. From old school to tribal, large Japanese murals to subtle watercolour work — we guarantee that the colour will be vivid, rich and perfectly blended.
Whether it’s unique new designs, re-designed images, watercolour, old school or cartoon style, our professional artists are also able to recreate exactly what you want. Sit back and enjoy the Bali sunshine and let our experts get to work.
We understand that when it comes to tattoos, everything should be unique to you. Sure, we like to get inspiration from other designs and tattoos but on the whole, Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio likes to make sure that each and every tattoo is unique to you.
From inspired designs with custom elements to a complete from-the-mind creation, our artists are both talented and fluent in artistry. From realistic designs to off-the-wall (or is that off-the-skin) patterns that make the mind boggle — we can create anything you could ever dream of.
Sometimes bigger isn’t better. Although we love to do full back and full sleeve tattoos when we get the chance, we understand that most of you wish to slowly build up to such a commitment.
With small tattoos, you can slowly build a bigger picture or leave them standalone on your skin thanks to the talents of the tattoo artists at Gods of Ink — Bali Tattoo Studio. Hidden from view or for all to see, small tattoos often have the biggest impact of them all. From classic designs to more modern geometric patterns, we can help you create that perfect mark that will no doubt leave you wanting more.
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