Welcome to Mainstay!

shop-photo2Zach Nelligan and Ezra Haidet are excited to present Mainstay Tattoo: Austin's first and only completely classic tattoo shop. Here you will find all hand-painted designs by us, plus a regular roster of visiting guest artists. Walk-ins and appointments are both welcome, and custom work is also available. While we focus on traditional designs, we're also able to satisfy a wide range of styles. Please take a look around our new web site and feel free to inquire about an appointment or additional information! Read More


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Souvenir Pennants Available!

These Mainstay souvenir pennants are now available at the shop. They are exclusive to visitors of the shop only and are not available to order, so be sure to pick one up next time you’re in and let them know which team you’re on! High-quality screen print, made in Texas. 8″x18″, $10.

Next Guest Artists

Sept. 12-15: Ryan Shaffer/Sept. 16-18: Justin Shaw

Ryan Shaffer and Justin Shaw will each be over for a few days soon!  Contact us now to see if they have any spots left.  You can see more of their work here.