Founded in 2002 by a Czech born professional tattoo artist, Pepa T. Heller and his wife Jana. Their studio can be found in the heart of Tauranga CBD.
A true Bohemian by birth and a soul. Pepa has been honing his tattooing skills from the late 90’s in studios across Europe and Oceania.
He is an internationally recognised artist and an award winner from many tattoo conventions in NZ and abroad. The decision to start a studio was led by his passion to introduce new styles and improve upon standards in the area of body art.
Today Bohemian Tattoo Arts is a collective of top tattoo and body piercing artists found in NZ. We seek to work with distinctive, handpicked artists, so that Bohemian Tattoo Arts Studio remains synonymous with the best art and practices available today.
Ultimately our mission is to help you realise your inner self.
We work with uniquelly skilled, award winning artists that are at the top of their game.
Their work speaks for themselves. Take a browse through our work to find the style that takes your fancy.
Thank you Pepa and Team we love our tattoos and you guys are awesome…very cool place Garth and Naomi xx
Awesome tattoo by Veronica who welcomed me with a huge hug and real enthusiasm for what she does which makes the whole experience awesome.
The atmosphere was very welcoming and Veronica was a true gem.. She did an amazing job and was so easy going and friendly. I would definitely recommend her to anyone . Thanks so much Veronica, I will be back again 💖💖💖
Comfortable, safe, disposable equipment, very hygienic, with excellent tattoo artists.
The Service was great, the persons are so friendly and I got an appointment very quick. Big Thanks to James, he did an amazing job yesterday. I was really nervous but he was very kind.
Fantastic Carla did an amazing job on my tattoo that was in memory for my dad. Will be going back again & will be recommending to my friends.
I only got a small one but will definitely be going back. Great atmosphere and artists
Incredible artists · Walk-ins welcome · Amazing results · Experienced tattoo artists · Beautiful results
We were warmly welcomed by the loving heart of Veronica. She gave us the biggest most welcoming hugs 😍 and we instantly felt so relaxed. Three of us girls coming to get a tattoo of remembrance for our friend Read more
Talented tattooists, very clean, great atmosphere, I will be back.
Had a wonderful experience at this tattoo shop. Walked in and felt welcomed and comfortable right away. James Jang took my idea of what I wanted and made it beautiful. Thank you!
Amazing artists and great atmosphere. All the staff are lovely and down to earth and make you feel really comfortable. I traveled from Wellington to have my first Tattoo done here and it was totally worth it.
(Translated by Google) Thank you very much Veronica for your good work. Good advice
Nice personel. Top
Vielen Dank Veronica für deine gute Arbeit. Gute beratung
Nettes Personal. Top
I would highly recommend this professional,clean and friendly establishment .
Pepa is really knowledgeable and is very passionate about his craft.
His attention to detail is out of this world. Thanks Pepa you are the man 🤙🏽🍺
Amazing fast and informative email service and very friendly atmosphere. Carla is awesome! Attentive, professional and very talented. In love with my new piece!! Highly recommended and will definitely be back with my next “project”!
We don’t cut corners with our clients’ safety. We strictly use disposable tattoo supplies and maintain medical grade level of hygiene. Each station is cleaned and disinfected between each client.
Our tattoo artists have been trained on infection control and prevention.
You will receive advice how to look after your new tattoo and how to avoid common pitfalls.
Getting a tattoo in a studio gives you greater comfort and a peace of mind.
Our studio has been carefully designed to provide client privacy during tattooing.
We carry hundreds of colours of tattoo inks, all types of tattoo needles and care products in stock.
Our front desk staff are trained in the business and always happy to help.
We pride ourselves on working with hand picked top artists covering wide range of different tattoo styles.
Realistic, Black & White, Ornamental, Organic, Fineline, Dotwork, New Skool, Neo Trad, Kirituhi are amongst the many styles that we do.
We work with both female and male artists to ensure client preferences can be equally catered for.