Est. 1997, Smith Streets original and a family business, fox is where you will find a diverse mix of genuinely talented artists all passionate about tattoo.

You'll find everything you need to know here on our site, on our social platforms or in the studio where you are welcome to pop in and browse through portfolio's, ask questions and book in.. we look forward to seeing you!

We pride ourselves on our longevity and of course our Staff & Artists.... they are...

Tiny - tattooist

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Tiny joins us direct from the Phillipines, where he worked & managed his own tattoo studio, before moving to Melbourne with his wife & family.

Tiny enjoys most styles, specialising in customised colour work and loves doing portraits, his work speaks for itself.

Welcome him to our studio and email us .. to arrange a consult with Tiny if you have some bold colour work or a portrait in mind. 

Rachael - Studio Manager

Whether you're making an enquiry or booking an appointment via the phone or online, Rachael will provide you with friendly, personalised service to ensure your tattoo experience at Fox is an enjoyable & professional one.

From the moment you step into the studio, Rachael's your go to.. She will advise the best artist to suit your style & needs, guide you through the consult & booking process, send you a reminder & assist you on the day of your appointment.

Looking for the perfect gift? Rachael manages instore & online Gift Voucher sales and can tend to any special instructions.

New to Fox, she is out of the business every Tuesday & follows up on all enquiries the following day.  We are stoked to have you on board Rachael 

Andrew - Tattooist & Owner

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A proud dad of two kids, Andrew has maintained his passion for tattooing since he was a kid himself.  He began collecting tattoos while he was serving in the navy in Frankston and Kings Cross, from Graham Isles & others, in the early 90's.

Whilst he is a versatile tattooist, twenty years on he has settled into his niche of large Japanese tattoos as his choice style, he is currently taking consultations for appointments in June.  

Kane - tattooist

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If it's a comic book style tattoo your after then Kane's your man, he also executes some seriously good geometric designs and mandalas.

He paints with water colours and you guessed it, does a lot of comic art when he's not tattooing.

You'll find him at fba all week, with his day's off being Monday & Sunday, click here to view his work & or here to email an enquiry

Ingrid - media & management

Ingrid is co-owner of fox & has many roles, mainly admin. & management

However, her focus is now on video, our youtube channel, celebrating our 20th year & bringing you some of the stories of fox & the people that have trusted us to do their tattoo's over the years.  

So look out for some fun with memorabilia & memories in the form of video on our new youtube channel @foxbodyart

>>> @foxbodyart youtube >>>  ✌️🎬


Ana - tattooist

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Ana is from Spain, and graces us with her own unique style of fine art, combining the female form, abstract & watercolours, translating into truely beautiful tattoos.

Ana in the true sense of the word, is "for a limited time only" leaving us in June to continue her wordly travels, so don't procrastinate!

She has some prints available of paintings from her most recent exhibition in Barcelona, you can purchase these directly from Ana and images to come in her gallery

Alex - tattooist

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Hailing from Brisbane, Alex particularly loves blackwork & dotwork style pieces.  Inspired by dark imagery, consciousness & nature, Alex can help you design a unique geometric or custom pattern design.

Welcome Alex, to Melbourne & Fox. 

To book in with Alex email us .. and get that pattern piece underway.

Flid - tattooist

Coming Soon - Flid from the UK


Flid's preferred style is Neo-traditional/Japanese in both colour and black & grey.


He has a lot of experience in covering up old tattoos and scars.


It's not long before Flid joins us in the studio, so stay posted for his gallery