About Us

Who we are and what we do

Living Canvas Studio of Tattoo,Body Piercing & Art Gallery brings an upscale, sophisticated approach to an age old art form. Living Canvas is Columbia’s premier Custom tattoo and body piercing studio. We offer the highest quality tattoos available. We at Living Canvas have the most accredited and well trained piercing staff in the mid-west. Living Canvas takes pride in the fact that we use only the highest quality piercing jewelry available to ensure our clients have no complications and heal properly. We also only use the highest quality tattoo pigments (inks) available. All Living Canvas staff are certified by the American Red Cross in cross contamination, bloodborne pathogens, first aid and CPR. We meet and surpass all criteria set forth by the the city, county and state. Health department inspected and approved. Members Columbia Chamber of Commerce and the Better Business Bureau.

This is not your run of the mill tattoo shop. From the moment you enter through the antique oak doors it is visually obvious this is a new breed in body modification studios. High ceilings, hardwood floors, marble fire places simply set the scene for an amazing tattoo or piercing experience. You will be greeted by friendly, knowledgeable, qualified staff that are going to make anyone from the very experienced client to the first timer feel right at home. Living Canvas has artists that cover every range of specialties…..cover-ups, rehabs, portraits, photo realism, traditional, Japanese, tribal ect.

Open 7 days a week
Monday -Saturday 10 am to 10 pm
Sundays 12pm to 6pm


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