Port City Tattoo is known for their wide variety of tattooing techniques and styles. We are also widely known for being one of the best tattoo shops in Orange County and Los Angeles to get expertly inked Animal Tattoos. From dainty tattoos, to huge majestic animal tattoos that cover a huge portion of the body, our Costa Mesa and Long Beach Tattoo Artists can work with you on any concept or idea, large or small.
Port City Tattoo has long been considered one of the best tattoo shops in Orange County by our loyal customers. They make the drive because our tattooing services are high quality, versatile and visually stunning. We have even been awarded “The Best Tattoo Shop in Orange County” by OC Weekly, and we couldn’t be more proud to uphold the title.
Whether you are wanting to get a your favorite spirit animal tattooed at our Long Beach or Costa Mesa Tattoo Shop, or an Asian inspired tattoo, a portrait, or prefer to go for a traditional tattoo, our skilled Port City Tattoo Artists can deliver it all. Our highly talented staff at our Port City tattoo shops can reference a picture or drawing, or we can free-hand a custom sketch based on the description of tattoo you’re trying to go for. We also welcome all guests that visit our Port City Tattoo Shop and peruse our huge catalog of Artist Portfolios to see if something catches your eye.
Call us today to set up an appointment : (562) 494-6800
Port City Tattoo has two locations, our original tattoo shop in Long Beach and our sister tattoo shop in Costa Mesa. Both locations are convenient to all of Los Angeles county and Orange County. Travel a little further for the best that LA has to offer. You can’t let a thing like distance come between you and quality tattooing!!
Visually inspiring and sure to turn heads, Port City’s Animal Tattoos are increasingly popular and are thick with symbolism and meaning. As with any art form that has stood the test of time and culture, tattooing continues to evolve, but the basics remain the same. Port City Tattoo makes it a point to deliver the best animal tattoos in Orange County and Los Angeles.
From spirit animals to your family pet, mythical creatures to extinct reptiles, animal tattoos are wildly popular and have a wide variety of meanings. Animal Tattoos mostly carry personal meaning to the individual before thought of having a cultural significance. There are some general symbolisms associated with popular animal tattoos and they make for great inspiration when you’re trying to get solid tattoo ideas.
Big Cat Tattoos :
Tiger Tattoos are forever tied to strength, power and stamina. Deeply rooted in Eastern cultures, tiger tattoos are held in high regard and thought to have healing powers and a symbol of passion and sensuality.
Fish Tattoos / Aquatic Tattoos :
Bird Tattoos :
Dove tattoos often are symbolic of peace or peaceful. These birds also carry a message of hope, love, freedom, promise, maternity, and messenger.
Amphibian / Reptile Tattoos :
Our tattoo family is just as important to us as our beloved clients. That’s why Port City Tattoo goes above and beyond to only hire the very best tattooists from all over the world. Our expert tattoo artists each have over ten years of experience in a wide variety of tattooing techniques. Some of the styles of tattoos that we offer at Port City Tattoo include black and gray, Animal Tattoos, Sacred Geometry Tattoo Designs, Sugar Skull Tattoos, Portraits, Traditional Tattoos, Realistic Ink, Japanese designs and lettering, Koi Fish, amongst a catalog of others. We have a total of eight artists on staff at any given time. Come in and we’ll set you up with the artist that best compliments your style.
Additionally, if you are feeling a little adventurous and have a concept, but no visual aid to reference, our Port City Tattoo Artists can help you describe your idea accurately and then sketch it out for you. Upon your thumbs-up we then begin the process of making it a permanent masterpiece on your skin. Get the artistry your body deserves, come to Port City Tattoo in either Long Beach or Costa Mesa for all of your tattooing needs. All of Port City’s Animal Tattoos deliver a unique look. Our animal tattoos all hold significant meaning, which has made them popular fixtures of tattoo art in the United States. Visit one of our award winning tattoo shops in Long Beach or Costa Mesa today and get inked by the best in the Southwest.
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