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"All I want for Christmas is a (new) tattoo"

A SAN DIEGO TATTOO GALLERY

From the first step inside, you’ll feel at home. We’re like family here, and you’re always welcome. Once inside, you’ll be greeted by a tight-knit family. Bearcat is a crew of artists that pride ourselves on our passion for fine art and creativity.

From our relaxed, clean, and calm gallery in Little Italy, we create incredible masterpieces in a variety of artistic styles. We each bring our heart, passion, travels, style, personality, and influences into every piece.

Take a look at our artists’ work and set up a time to share your idea with us. We’d love to talk about your concept and get to know each other. You can proceed with your choice of artist, or if you’d like, we can get a feel for your vision and desired style, then introduce you to the artist that can best articulate your vision.

Bearcat Tattoo Gallery

Sierra Colt

Sierra’s focus is on large ornately detailed and adorned tattoos. His bold vivid color work shows through many styles with Japanese influence in design and flow. The tattoo concepts created by Sierra have rich depth and wonderful intrigue.

Alonzo Villa

Alonzo pushes the boundaries of both photorealistic and illustration tattoos. He seamlessly blends styles to create incredible designs and surreal pieces. His attention to detail and positive energy makes the experience comfortable and fun.

Chad Whitson

Chad uses an illustrative whimsical style to play with bright colors and dream up amazing original concepts. He can take a basic idea and evolve it to a wonderful tattoo. Chad always tries to create illustrations with fun characters and ideas.

Nathan Anderson

Nathan has an unforgettable signature style specializing in photo realistic and highly detailed tattoos. His work is a fusion of bright bold colors as well as soft black and grey designs. Nate has also been known to rock out some Disney tattoos.

Matt Heinz

Matt’s neo-traditional focus is inspired by the age of wizards, weapons, and warriors. His designs are ornate and adorned. He draws inspiration from traditional styles and modern techniques. His expertise in occult and fantasy art shines through his tattoos.

Hoss Cruz

Hoss specializes in illustrative realism. His focus is on the use of brilliant colors and dramatic black and greys. Through dark and mysterious imagery and warm, painterly concepts, his amazing tattoo compositions turn out vivid, detailed and artistic.

We Believe In

  • Inspired designs & precise detailing
  • Bold, clean lines & bright colors that last
  • Style & technique that contours to your body
  • A warm & welcoming atmosphere
  • Medical-grade gallery cleanliness & sterility
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Freshly Inked Magazine Interview

Interview by Freshly Inked Magazine / July 24 2012

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New Schwaaag is in!

The OG trucker hat is back. Who woulda thought this little hat would fit so perfect and become such a staple head accessory.  We also have Bearcat enamel pins, a new leather patch hat as well as some great new summer T’s and Tanks all in stock.

If you want to get a little tattoo gift for someone our Gift Certificates are here as well.

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