Overlooking the heart of Fishtown. Philadelphia is home to a beautiful and private studio for Custom Tattoos by-Appointment and Design with 20 years of experience.


2424 East York Street, Nº 324
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19125


Thanks so much for thinking of us at True Hand for your next tattoo idea! We appreciate it and look forward to seeing you in the studio soon. Whether it’s your first tattoo or you’re an experienced collector looking to make an appointment, please see below if you have any questions or concerns. We work by appointment-only and specialize in custom designs. The best way to contact us is to use the form below.

Please fill out the form with as much detail as you are comfortable with… the more info up front the better to ensure an expeditious experience.

ARTIST: Check out our artists pages to help with an artist preference or let us know if you’d like a recommendation based on your idea. 

DESIGN: We specialize in Custom Tattoos in a range of styles. Feel free to include as many details regarding your idea including the subject matter, location, and approximate size. References can be helpful to get a starting point, so feel free to include links to your inspirations. If there’s anything you are unsure about or require help or suggestions, feel free to ask.

SCHEDULE: Again, let us know as much info up front about your schedule and general availability in a typical week including days and timeframes and we’ll do our best to send you some options to accommodate your busy life! Keep in mind our artists are sometimes booked out, so while it’s helpful to include specific dates, give yourself some lead time to ensure we can accommodate your request...