Copyright 1993-2019   Marks of the Spark Tattoos - All Rights Reserved

After twenty-five busy years, we Retired in May 2018.
Many Thanks to all of our clients over the years.
It was great to meet and work with everyone!


  • Universal Precautions
  • All work in compliance with State and Federal Health regulations
  • Aseptic technique
  • Professional, sterile, single-use materials 
  • For your safety: artist wears single-use, disposable: apron, sleeves and gloves
  • For your safety: disposable protective barriers (single use) for tattoo machines, clip cords, trays, etc.  ​
  • Sterile bandage for each client
  • Printed and verbal aftercare information for each client
  • Studio is Health Department inspected and approved

Shop Policy

Drawing fee is non-refundable. Drawing fee is for labor only, and completed drawings are used for reference for work at Marks of the Spark  Tattoos. (Drawings are held on file for 3 months). Drawings are property of Marks of the Spark Tattoos and are not given out to clients.

Client's reference material must be picked up by client on the 'drawing ready' date or the date of appointment.  Marks of the Spark Tattoos is not responsible for material left past these dates.

Appointment deposit is non-refundable. It is usually applied to the tattoo appointment, but is forfeited if client is a 'no show' or if the appointment is not re-scheduled (with minimum 24 hrs notice before appointment) to within three (3) months of the originally scheduled date. 
All clients must be 18 + with current State photo ID.

Gift certificates - all used or expired as of March 31, 2018.

 Marks of the Spark Tattoos is not responsible for unforeseen/varying circumstances for clients and/or the studio; or choices made by clients, that results in work not completed. 

Notices about Retiring/closing the studio were published and updated beginning in 9/2017 via website, Instagram, Facebook, and at the studio with notices and on printed forms (appt slips/ care of/ consent-waiver forms).​​

​Alfie and Margie's​​​​​

Marks of the Spark Tattoos

 Artistic Tattoos ('marks') that reflect your Self ('spark')
Retired May 2018
    Award-Winning Tattoos by Alfie for 25+ years 
'Best of Frederick' 2016 & 2017​ 

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