Established in 2009 by Jon and Jamie Rio. We are a family owned and operated tattoo shop in Bloomington, Indiana, Evil By The Needle is a unique and refreshing experience from the traditional tattoo shop.  We are a full custom tattoo and body piercing studio.  We have developed the reputation of being the best and cleanest in the area offering a safe and fun family atmosphere.  We specialize in everything so if you are looking for:  
 
  • black and grey
  • new school
  • traditional
  • portraits
  • tribal
  • words
 
  • cover-ups
  • micro-dermals
  • corsets
  • body piercing
  • stretching
  • or just plain ear piercing
 
 

Then you have found the right place!  We are trained in bloodborne pathogens disease prevention.  Sterilization is performed in a separate room.  We use an autoclave just like doctors and dentist.  All piercings, tattoo needles and tubes are pre-sterilized single-use disposable and will always be opened from a sealed package in front of you.

RESPONSIBILITIES - You as the customer have rights as well as responsibilities. You have the responsibility to ensure that you are getting tattooed or pierced in a safe, and sanitary environment. Click on the links for more information on Tattoo Preparation, and Tattoo & Piercing After Care Instructions.

You can set up an appointment anytime Wednesday throught Saturday from 3 p.m. - 10 p.m. either by coming in or by calling 812-333-6033. If you call, you will need a credit card. We require at least a $50.00 deposit. We would like to have at least half of the money and that is deducted from the price of your tattoo.