We are members of the Florida professional Tattoo Artists Guild, National Tattoo Association, and one of the original founders of F.P.T.A.G. We show great pride in our studios and in our tattooing. We also do piercing.Licensed and approved by the State of Florida, Lou's Tattoos was established 1975 and was the first tattoo studio in Florida. Lou Sr. got his start in the early 1950's in a house in Connecticut where Doc Green, an old sailor, taught tattooing. Lou notes his main influence as Buddy Mott, a free-hand tattoo artist in Rhode Island.