|Tattoo Artist||A tip is not required. If you feel the work was exceptional, you should leave a tip. It does not have to be much but even $5 dollars is better than nothing. However, prasing good work and referrals are forms of thanks that can be more welcome than a monetary gift. If you can afford it and it is excellent work, leave a tip. Repeat business is definitely worth more than a tip. If you choose to:
$10-$15 minimum for a $150 tattoo.
$20-$50 minimum for a $200 or above tattoo