Red Tide Tattoo Co - Saskatoon Sk
Red Tide Tattoo Company is one of Saskatoon's premiere custom tattoo studios. Red Tide is packed full of talented artists with a diversity of styles. Red Tide's artist lineup consists of Jenlee Friesen, Nicky Toews, Ellise Watling, and Chauntel Garand.
Our goal as a shop is to provide everyone with a top quality tattoo experience. We will work with you to create your perfect tattoo, no matter what the style, or subject matter. Also, we can help you fix or cover tattoos that you are no longer happy with. We provide laser tattoo removal services for removing tattoos or partially removing and/or lightening a tattoo to help give the most options for a custom coverup.
We pride ourselves in keeping our shop clean and sterilized for our clients well-being and our own. We use sterile single use needles, tubes, inks, and supplies. We use barriers and bag covers on all our equipment as well to prevent cross contamination. We follow Health Canada guidelines for safe body art.
Red Tide is an appointment based shop. To BOOK AN APPOINTMENT YOU MUST FIRST HAVE A CONSULTATION WITH YOUR ARTIST. FILL OUT A CONSULTATION FORM ON ONE OF THE ARTISTS PAGES ON THE WEBSITE AND THEY WILL GET BACK TO YOU AS SOON AS THEY CAN.
ANY LAST MINUTE OPENINGS WILL BE POSTED ON THE ARTISTS INSTAGRAM PAGES.
Jenlee Friesen - co-owner
Jenlee specializes and works in a number of styles and subject matters. Color, black and grey, wildlife, japanese, realism, traditional, neo-traditional, pinups and coverups.
AVAILABLE MONDAY TO FRIDAY 10 TO 4 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
$185/hour $200 minimum
AREOLA RESTORATIVE TATTOOING/ SCAR COVERUPS
Jen Lee is also offering 3D areola restorative tattooing under the A.R.T team. You can find out more info at www.nippletattoos.com. Email about inquiries on this service and to book a private appointment.
Nicky Toews - Tattoo Artist
Nicky Toews started her apprenticeship in Saskatoon in 2009. She's an experienced artist who strives to maintain the highest standards in cleanliness and tattoo application, and will work with you to create a unique and personal design.
Nicky enjoys almost every style of tattooing, but favorites include; black and grey realism, colour realism, and neo traditional.
$185/hour $200 minimum
Ellise Watling - Junior Tattoo Artist
Ellise has a background in art and art history at the University of Saskatchewan and is extremely dedicated to her art. Ellise enjoys working in both black and grey and colour. She works in neo-traditional and black work styles, however she is open to, and enjoys, all other styles as well.
Chauntel Garand (Mouse) - Tattoo Artist
Chauntel has been tattooing since 2014 and has always had a passion for art. She loves to tackle many styles, her favourites including dark black and grey, neotraditional, and bright coloured images. She has studied art at the University of Saskatchewan prior to tattooing, and prides herself on her drive and dedication. Chauntel is very versatile and enjoys working one on one with her clients to create a piece they will love.
brad friesen - owner
New Tide Laser Tattoo Removal
We are here to help you get rid of your unwanted tattoos or prepare your tattoos for your next cover-up.
At our location in Saskatoon, we are confident that we can professionally fulfill all your tattoo removal and tattoo lightening needs.
Please contact us for a free consultation or to book your appointment and start treatment right away.
Our total focus at NEW TIDE LASER is tattoo removal. Our service is second to none in Saskatchewan and we have invested well over $250.000 to carry the best equipment in the world to provide our clients with premium service.
monday to FRIDAY 11 TO 4
sunday 10 to 5
SPECIAL APPOINTMENTS OUTSIDE OF POSTED HOURS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
406 AVE C S SASKATOON SK
Tattoo shop Hours
Monday to Saturday 12pm to 5pm
10am to 12pm and 5pm to 10pm is by appointment only
Sundays by appointment only
New tide laser removal hours
Monday to Friday 11am to 4pm
Sunday 10am to 5pm
Special appointments available upon request
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION
HOW DO I BOOK
All artists book their own appointments. You must contact one of them directly and follow their own personal directions for booking.
Look through the portfolios to see whose artwork resembles what you are looking for. Contact them through the link on their page and wait for their response and instructions.
They will instruct you on the info they need and also will set up an in person consult with them. This can only be done through them. You will need to leave a deposit to book in.
Do i need to leave a deposit
YES. Your deposit is put down on the tattoo to book an appointment and hold your place. It will be taken off your final appointment of your tattoo.
This deposit belongs to the artist as soon as you leave it. It pays for their time and effort in doing your artwork. If you choose to not finish your tattoo you will not be refunded.
You will also lose your deposit if you do not follow cancellation and rebooking protocol.
THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR ANY REASON.
CAN I REBOOK OR CANCEL
To rebook a tattoo appointment you must give 72 HOURS NOTICE. There is no exception to this. We require the time to be able to put another client in your place.
You may cancel an appointment at any time. You will lose your deposit for the wasted time of the artist.
THERE ARE NO REFUNDS.
18 plus and no exceptions.
We do not tattoo underage people.
HOW OLD DO I NEED TO BE
CAN I BRING A FRIEND
NO. Only artists and their clients are allowed in the work areas. It is distracting to clients and artists and also poses contamination risks.
We do not have a waiting room.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFO TO KNOW BEFORE YOUR APPOINTMENT
YOU CANNOT BE TATTOOED WHILE PREGNANT OR BREASTFEEDING.
YOU CAN NOT GO IN A HOT TUB OR SWIMMING POOL FOR UP TO A MONTH.
YOU WILL NEED TO TAKE 4 DAYS TO A WEEK OFF OF GOING TO THE GYM OR PLAYING SPORTS.
YOU SHOULD NOT BE TATTOOED IMMEDIATELY BEFORE GOING ON A HOT VACATION. WAIT UNTIL YOU GET BACK OR AT LEAST A MONTH OR MORE BEFORE GOING.
WE WILL TURN YOU AWAY IF YOU APPEAR DRUNK OR ON DRUGS.
MAKE SURE TO COME TO YOUR APPOINTMENT CLEAN AND SHOWERED AND WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHING FOR THE BODY PART YOU INTEND TO GET TATTOOED.
MAKE SURE TO EAT A GOOD MEAL BEFORE COMING TO YOUR APPOINTMENT AND WARN YOUR ARTIST OF FAINTING, ALLERGIES OR ANYTHING THAT MIGHT BE IMPORTANT FOR THEM TO KNOW.
IF YOU HAVE A MEDICAL CONDITION SPEAK WITH YOUR DOCTOR FIRST TO FIND OUT IF YOU ARE OK TO BE TATTOOED. WE ARE NOT DOCTORS AND CANNOT GIVE MEDICAL ADVICE SUITED BEST TO DOCTORS.