Tattoo Artist | Dean

Dean started tattooing in 1989 in Portland, OR. His thirty year experience is peppered with time working in cities all over the United states including the opportunity to run and own his own shops in the 1990’s. He has worked in San Fransisco, Berkeley, San Diego, Palm Springs, Seattle, and Austin amongst others. Though large-scale, bold, custom tattoos hold a strong place in his heart, he is always game for the small walk-ins.  Dean does a lot of drawing directly on the client when when getting ready to do those big tattoos. He is a family man; Married with three kids and the cutest grand baby. A motorcycle enthusiast , he likes living life the way he wants to. Dean loves tattooing, and the feels grateful that he has been able to turn his passion into the long career he has enjoyed. He looks forward to many more years in the Industry.

Quotes will be given for small or medium tattoos.  The final cost should not exceed the quote unless design changes have been requested.  Large and complex tattoos have a $100 non-refundable deposit and run $160.00 hourly.  Most tattoo artists require $160.00 / 1 hour minimum and are staggering appointments to allow for increased safety measures. Please see our booking page for more details. Preferred pronouns: He/Him

Dean is available at Adorn West

Schedule Your Tattoo Appointment by Email:

To reduce exposure as much as possible, we’re replacing in-person tattoo consultations with one-on-one email consults directly with your artist. This gives you and your artist the opportunity to discuss artwork, collect references and schedule your appointment in advance all prior to physically entering the studio. Contact Dean directly below:

Dean Bomb:
Instagram: @deanbombtattoos