Mission Statement

The Art of Tattooing Program teaches safe practices, the science of tattooing, technical ability, customer service and business operations as the foundation to becoming a tattoo artist. Forbidden School of Body Art takes a progressive approach with students by exploring technological impact and various artistic themes, developing a diverse portfolio and creating a healthy perspective for the future of the industry as well as themselves. The goal of the program is to equip students with the cutting edge tools and marketable skills to excel in tomorrow’s competitive market.

The Art of Tattooing prepares the student for a career in the tattoo industry. After obtaining certification from the program, a student may become a licensed tattoo artist. Other potential career paths include, but are not limited to, a tattoo shop manager, a tattoo shop owner and tattoo retail and distribution.