Texas Body Art is a custom award winning tattoo shop located in Houston. Led by the energetic tattoo icon Johnny Jackson. We have multiple talented tattoo artists ready to design your tattoos, NOW WITH TWO LOCATIONS TO SERVE YOU!!! Offering an upscale,clean,friendly environment. Many doctors, lawyers, NFL football players, musicians, and other groups of families visit in comfort and style.  Jackson first opened this shop at its first location located on Hwy 6 in 1998. and  opened the studio on Jones road in 2004. Many guest artists have come through TBA over the past 10 years to create some fabulous work. Artists including Roman Albrego,Jeff Ensminger,Timmy B.,Darrin White,Richard Stell,Edward Lee,Frankie Face,Soren Lind,Tattoos by Tio,Lenny Renken,Sam Barber,Chris Martini,Chris Blinston,Myke Chambers,Jeremy Miller,Elmo,Chris Thomas,Sideshow,Dan Henk,Tye Harris,Daniel Gailey,Jeremy Miller,Dave Tedder, Geary Morrill,Adam Normand,Puppet,Sean Ozz Oliver,Rocky Arellano,Doug Birkmire,Enigma,Clynt Costley,Maze,Zack Ross,Sammy Hayden and others.

TBA on Jones started as a 800 SF .The studio has been remodeled over the years and is now 3000 SF with 10 stations and a piercing studio next door called Biolab Piercing Studio ran by Ben Reel and Aaron Powers, it  won 4 years in a row for best piercing studio in Houston.

Texas body Art practices the safest measures of safety in all of its operations of tattooing and piercing.Tattooing is done with single service needles and discarded after use as well as ink caps . Artists are trained in recognizing Blood Borne Pathogens and exercises careful standards of prevention.All surfaces are covered with barrier films and safety covers.The highest standards are upheld with sterilization records as well as Health and safety certificates available upon request.

Most of the work we do is custom artwork drawn by in-house artists in efforts to spread individuality among clients.Our artists will take walk in clients on a daily basis but we prefer to do original tattoos and most of them require designing prior to tattooing . Guest artists are always welcomed in and we usually announce well in advanced of guests arriving to tattoo at the studio.We offer walk in service along with custom appointments.

Texas Body Art offers an atmosphere with NO DRAMA, drugs, guns, thugs, or gangs served. Texas Body Art stands out as one of the best, not only in Houston, but in the State of Texas and we proudly support our Texas Tattoo Community. In 2017 Texas Body Art was nominated as the Winner for the 10th consecutive year in a row for Best tattoo and Piercing Studio in Houston.Be sure to check out our reviews now on yelp and google.


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.