How do I get tattooed by Teresa Sharpe?

To start the process you must first go to Teresa’s website,, and submit your idea via the “Contact” link on my page. Please be very thorough when describing your ideas, body placement, and size.

What happens next?

Teresa will then review the requests that she receives and determine based on your email which projects she is interested in taking on. Due to the overwhelming amount of requests that Teresa receives, there is no way for her to be able respond to every request nor to take on every project that is presented to her. In order to continue the growth and evolution of her art, she is looking for projects that spark immediate interest and inspiration.

Is there a way to increase my chances of being tattooed by Teresa Sharpe?

Yes. Teresa normally takes on a project with fewer restrictions on design and body placement before she chooses something that has very set in stone parameters. Bringing her a great idea will get you noticed quicker than things that must be done a certain way in the tattoo. Larger themed projects and tattoos on clean skin normally receive scheduling priority. Lastly, Teresa is looking for clients that are dedicated enough to put forth the time and financial investment that is necessary for them to receive the best possible tattoo.

What if Teresa chooses not to take on my project?

Through her time in Fort Wayne and her travels, Teresa has amassed an amazing network of artists. You can view the portfolios of her coworkers at If Teresa thinks the project is suited well for someone she knows, she may respond to your email with a referral of an artist that would better be suited for the project requested.

How much does Teresa Sharpe charge?

Pricing varies depending on the project. The majority of projects that she takes on are tattoos that cannot be finished in one session. To schedule a project, you must be able to travel to Fort Wayne and have a full day appointment once each month. If you fail to book monthly, your deposit will forfeited and a new deposit would be required to schedule the next session. Appointments booked after a lapse in monthly visits may also result in a raise in daily rate. Exemptions may apply in times of serious illness or pregnancy.

How much of a deposit does Teresa Sharpe require?

Deposits vary depending on the tattoo. Deposits are nonrefundable and will be deducted from the last session of your tattoo.

Are there any styles of tattoo that Teresa Sharpe won’t do?

Please review Teresa’s portfolio before submitting a request for a tattoo. Teresa takes on projects for color illustrative tattoos only. She does not add lettering to designs.

Where is Teresa Sharpe located?

Teresa Sharpe tattoos daily at Studio 13 Tattoo located at 416 W. Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805.

Additional Information:

Teresa Sharpe does not do drawings for clients that will not be getting tattooed by her. If you admire her work, please be respectful enough to ask her to tattoo you instead of asking for her to do a drawing for you to take elsewhere.

All drawings will be done for the day of appointment or drawn directly on the skin and will not be available for viewing before your scheduled appointment date.