The Original Texas Body Art opened by Johnny Jackson in 1998 upon leaving Ragoos with the vision of excellence of his own. The shop is Located on the west side of Houston at Hwy.6 and West Little York, in Yorktown crossing across the street from Carmike theater. The walls are decked out with nostalgic old school flash, bringing out the flair of tradition in the midst of a suburban setting. Serving custom designs and walk ins, combined with over 70 years of experience this shop packs a punch of knowledge and talent. Call for a consultation today or come on by to meet the crew in person!Winners of “best tattoo and piercing studio” in Houston by the USBA for the 7th year in a row (2007-2014) and inducted into their Hall of Fame.

Texas Body Art offers an atmosphere with NO DRAMA, Drugs, Guns, Thugs, or Gangs served. We don’t Tattoo minors or people under the influence of drugs or alcohol. We use the most up to date methods of sterilization as well as disposable set ups. Texas Body Art stands out in Houston among other great studios as one of the best, not only in Houston , but in the State of Texas and we proudly support our Texas Tattoo Community. Johnny Jackson remains actively involved to insure that Texas Body art remains synonymous with excellence and upholds all the laws and regulations of the State of Texas health department.

Walk-ins are welcomed as well as custom artwork with in house artists that will design your tattoo for you Contact us today for a consultation,



The studio is open 7 days a week
Sunday-Thursday noon till 1am.
Friday and Saturday noon till 2am.



We will not tattoo anyone under 18. You must have a valid government issued ID. We will also not tattoo or pierce anyone pregnant or under the influence of drugs or alcohol. IT IS THE LAW.