Nobility on your skin

Custom tattoos made with artistry, passion & integrity

1255 Coldrey Ave, Ottawa, ON

Let Your Blue Blood Flow

Blue Blood is a premier tattoo shop in Ottawa. Born of integrity and honour, we believe tattoos enrich us with confidence and help you express who we are inside, on the outside. We take pride in our craft, offering creative excellence in a clean and welcoming environment. We do our work on a foundation of craftsmanship, professionalism, and virtue for all.

All of our work is custom and unique to the individual. We work with and guide our clients to ultimate satisfaction, viewing the body as a whole and designing tattoos that flow effortlessly across it.

Client Safety Measures

1. Appointments Only

Until further notice we'll only accept scheduled appointments for consultations and tattoos.

2. Reduce Contact

We ask you arrive 5 minutes before your appointment and wait outside until your artist is ready.

3. Face Masks

Bring a reusable mask to wear the duration of your appointment. We can provide one if needed.

4. Sanitization

There will be a sanitizing station at the front counter. Please sanitize your hands when entering.

5. Arrive Alone

Please come to your appointment alone. No family, friends, roommates, or partners.

6. Personal Belongings

Cell phones, wallets, and keys will be allowed. We kindly ask you leave all other items in your car.

7. Eat Well

Food will not be allowed in the shop so please eat well before coming to keep energy high.

8. Payment

We're only accepting e-transfer for the time being to avoid as much contact as possible.

9. Consultations

Consultations will be by email as much as possible but in some cases, a face-to-face may be necessary.

Which artist is right for you?

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Need inspiration?

Tattoos can have meaning or be a stylistic choice. It really doesn’t matter, as long as it’s rad and it brings you joy.

Get inspired by our Instagram. Whether you know what you want or you’re still stumped, let’s chat!

“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow men. True nobility lies in being superior to your former self.”

ERNEST HEMINGWAY

Noble Clients

Great experience. The shop is clean & nice atmosphere. The customer service is awesome - all emails answered promptly. My tattoo artist, James, put me at ease right away, was meticulous in his work, and made it very enjoyable. Would go again — great memory with my brother.

Emery Tasheff Anger

If you’re looking for beautiful artwork and artists that pride themselves on quality and cleanliness, you found it. They’ll work with you to make sure they capture your ideas perfectly and you’ll walk away with a piece you’ll absolutely love. I’ve been getting tattooed by these guys for at least 8yrs and I had never experienced the same atmosphere at any other shop before. They’re a family. They support each other and help each other grow as artists. You will not find a better shop out there!

Karine D

Everyone at blue blood is so kind, accommodating, friendly, and clearly talented. I adore my tattoo and am going back for more, I wouldn’t consider going anywhere else. all the artists are absolutely amazing. 10/10!!

Beautiful results.

Heather Lynn

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