Real Tattooing that stands out from the crowd
All Custom Tattooing styles, from small one-point pieces to sleeves, backpieces and Japanese bodysuits.
Australia’s Leading World Class Tattoo Studio in the Heart of Sydney.
Many imitators but there in only one Authentink Studio, the quality of our work and our service speaks for itself! See our online reviews.
All of our artists are NSW Tattoo Licensed – Fully Insured – Health Department Inspected – Operator # 010111
A look inside Sydney, Australia’s premier tattoo shop – Authentink Studio and the man behind it, Horisumi Kian Forreal.
Specialising in Traditional Japanese Tattooing (Irezumi)
Horisumi-Kian Forreal has been practicing Japanese tattooing for 23 years internationally as well as here in Australia and has worked all over the world studying under and working alongside some of the leading tattoo masters of today. He was given his Japanese Tattoo Title in Japan by a legendary Japanese Tattoo Master in 2013.
Horisumi still works in the shop every day the shop is open.
At Authentink Studio we also specialise in Modern and Neo – Japanese tattooing styles as well as traditional Japanese Tattoo by our highly trained team of Japanese Tattoo specialists, Kian ‘Horisumi’ Forreal, Ning Chula and Enku Shoji.
Lauren Fox excels at Colour illustrative, Traditional Americana, Manga and Comic art and anything with bright bold colors!
We arguably have the best Dot-work – Geometric Tattoo and Ethnographic* Tattoo master around, Seth Arcane. *(Maori, Polynesian, Tahitian, Samoan styles of tribal)
Lance St. Vincent loves to create and tattoo lots of Fancy/West Coast Script lettering, graphic designs, one-point Japanese designs and numerals, and of course our crew of full-time artists can do everything else in between.
Authentink Studio has both male and female artists with years of experience to suit nearly every tattoo need from large to small work.
All of our Artists are Specialists in their chosen styles and are also heavily tattooed themselves, we believe in what we do..and practice what we preach.
They are dedicated professionals to their craft and their art. You are in good hands with us.
Call us on 8399 1973 for info and availability
Authentink Tattoo Studio is open for walk-ins 5 days a week, available time permitting.
We tattoo every walk of life in our shop, everyone is safe, everyone is welcome
You MUST BE 18 Years of Age with valid I.D. to be tattooed at Authentink Studio.
No Exceptions, sorry.