A good quality tattoo chair is a vital piece of furniture for your studio. Prices start at around $150 for a decent chair.
A good budget model is the Desktop Portal from Oakworks, which costs $166. It is a versatile option as it can be used on top of a table as face support when a client is lying down, or at the edge of a table for a seated client. It allows good access to clients’ necks, backs and shoulders which are common body parts to have tattoos. It is one of lightest pieces of equipment available, has TerraTouch upholstery and a lifetime limited warranty.
the Wellspring Tatoo seat
For a more expensive chair, the Wellspring at $390. It is a portable table weighing only 12kg but is still extremely strong and flexible – an all-around reliable piece of furniture. With semi-firm padding, TerraTouch upholstery and unlock closure system it gives clients both comfort and security.
Alliance Wood portable Tatoo seat
At the high end of the price range, the Alliance Wood ($468) is another portable model with a six position, 60-degree adjustable backrest. Lightweight and versatile yet sturdy, it is a good investment for your studio.
Amazon has a selection of chairs to suit all budgets. The Aosom Blue 3″ Foam Portable Massage Chair is suitable for tattooists. It comes with an aluminum face rest, a secure storage bag and 3 years warranty and costs only $99.99.
The Sierra Comfort Professional Series Portable is $149.99 from Amazon and has everything a well-equipped tattoo artist needs. Made from beach timber with 2.5” high-density foam for optimum comfort, it includes a removable extended armrest, bolsters, face rest, several height adjustments and a carry handle and case.
There is a great deal of choice in tattoo chairs; if you do a bit of research you will find the right one for you.
Using Comfortable Tattoo Table Furniture and Chairs
It is important for tattoo studios and artists to have quality chairs and tables when performing the art of tattooing. As most people know, receiving a tattoo is not the most comfortable experiences in life (unless you enjoy pain), and providing comfort along with easy accessibility is essential.
There are many tattooing chairs on the market today that will not only compliment any studio’s style but also provide the features necessary for body art. Many people are mistaken that beauty salon chairs or massage tables would be suitable for the needs of a tattoo artist.
This is entirely untrue, tattoo specific chairs offer the much need support rests for the arm and feet and quality chair allow the user to modify the height of not only the chairs but also the arm and leg height.
FabTec claims to be the original tattoo furniture manufacturer, that was developed for tattoo artists by tattoo artists. These chairs are easily convertible to a tattoo table and include adjustable backrests stainless steel arms, and 2 inches of foam for increased comfort. The arms of these tables adjust on four axes, from up, down, around or in and out. The legs also offer specific adjustments in one-inch increments, making it suitable for the vertically challenged and basketball players alike!
If you already have found a quality chair, and are in need of a table as well, there are tables specific to the art of tattooing as well. A quality table will be not only comfortable but designed to assist the artist.
The Oakworks portable tattoo table is affordable without compromising quality. Priced at $254, it offers a 3-inch multi-purpose foam padding, that is easy to clean. Extending to 73 inches in length and 30 inches in width, it will suit the needs of any size. The height is also adjustable between 24 and 34 inches with a maximum weight capacity of 500 pounds.
So if you are furnishing your own studio, or looking for a good chair for your booth, make sure to purchase a quality tattoo chair or table.