TENNESSEE CODE ANNOTATED Chapter 38 Tattoos and Body ...

(g) In order to receive a tattoo artist license, the tattooist shall be trained in the profession of tattooing to include sterilization methods in a certified shop for at least one (1) year, under a currently licensed tattoo artist who has been certified and operating in compliance with applicable laws in this state for no less than three (3) years.…

Tennessee Tattoo Laws

Tennessee Tattoo Laws 39-15-403. Tattooing (a) As used in this section, "tattoo" means to intentionally mark or color by pricking or inserting pigment or coloring matter into the skin so as to leave an indelible mark or figure. (b) A person who for commercial purposes tattoos the skin of any person under eighteen (18) years of age commits a Class A misdemeanor. 62-38-201.…