Utility recently moved out of the downtown core on Blowers to their new location, the former Quinpool shop of Pro Skates. By all accounts, they’re as busy as ever, offering piercing and custom tattoo work, headed by multiple Best of Halifax-winner Andy Ferrier. And watch for special events: for Sailor Jerry’s birthday they offered walk-ins tattoos in the Classic Sailor Jerry style. And it’s also a gallery with artwork on the walls to enjoy while you’re choosing your ink.
First Runner-up: Adept Tattoos
Second Runner-up Oceanic Art