All Artists at Lakeside Tattoo are certified in Blood Borne Pathogens Training and are Licensed Artist in the State of Washington.
Jen started to Tattoo in 2009. She spent her first few years in Florida in its booming South Beach neighborhood and has been here in WA since 2013. Jen has a BFA in Art Education from the Virginia Commonwealth University and earned her MFA in illustration from the Academy of Art, San Francisco. Jen spends her time teaching High school art, playing with her dogs and enjoying ALL things PNW!
Shaina has an AS in Arts. She is self-taught and has been drawing for 11 years. Shaina has received recognition of her art by recording artists Pharrell and Erykah Badu! Shaina has always been interested in being a professional Tattoo artist and started on as an apprentice with Jen in 2016. Shaina is happy to be able to continue to master her craft. In her spare time, Shaina enjoys traveling spending time with family, friends and her cat. Lakeside Tattoo is very excited and thankful to have her on our team!
Kirsten is Jen's apprentice and has been working on her drawing and painting over the last 2 years in preparation for her apprenticeship. She will be taking on all tattoos under 2 hours at the shop and is excited to start her career in the tattoo industry.
Microblading by Joie is looking forward to becoming your "Eyebrow Hero". She has been microblading since 2017 and is also our resident piercer. She has completed all training to become a Washington State Licensed Artist and Piercer.