Valparaiso Indiana’s most experienced and educated tattoo studio

The Valparaiso Tattoo Collective specializes in custom body art. All projects whether large or small, tattoo repair, and all styles are welcome.

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Artist owned and operated

Over 37 years of collective tattoo and body modification experience. If you're ready to start your next tattoo with us; hit us up on Instagram or zip us an email!

At Your Service

Feel free to contact any artist directly by Email or Instagram.

Kate Carrillo Rochen

Kate Carrillo Rochon

Tattooing since 2007

Focuses on technical line work, has a flexible illustrative style, and enjoys a wide range of subject matter including ornate mandalas, animals, and floral.

Studied fine art and various mediums.

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We are currently by appointment only, so please request a consultation before stopping by. When you arrive, please park in the back of the store.

An update on Covid-19

Please bear with us in these unprecedented times. In light of the current pandemic, to ensure the safety of our customers and artists we are implementing the following policies:

  • Our lobby is closed. As such we will not be accepting walk-ins.
  • Appointments can be requested by utilizing the below form or messaging the artists on instagram or email.

We truly appreciate your patience and understanding as we implement these policies. We are all in this together.

Stay safe.

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The basics...

First and last name preferably.
Please enter your name.
Please select an artist.
Please enter your email and ensure it's in the correct format (

The tattoo...

i.e. lettering, flowers, anchor, heart, etc...
Please enter subject matter.
Please enter estimated size.
i.e. arm, leg, back
Please enter a placement.
Please select a color profile.
i.e. budget, time constraints, etc.