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books temporarily closed

Thanks for your interest in booking with me! My books are closed and I am not accepting new appointment requests at this time.

In response to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in the Bay Area and beyond, the City of San Francisco has tightened restrictions. As a result, Black Serum is temporarily closed as of December 7th, 2020. The current stay-at-home orders have been extended indefinitely through January and we do not have a set reopening date at this time.

Existing appointments

If you have an appointment scheduled with me for December 7th, 2020, through January 31st, 2021, you should have received an email from me notifying you of our closure and rescheduling plan. Let me know if you didn't receive this email!
If you have an appointment for February 1st, 2021, and later, please know that I cannot guarantee that your appointment will move forward as scheduled. If the stay-at-home order is extended once again and your appointment will be affected, I will contact you ASAP.


If you already have a tattoo from me and want to book a touch-up appointment, please send me an email directly. I will add you to a waitlist and will contact you once we have a set reopening date for the shop.

New appointments

For new appointment requests, please wait until my booking form has been reactivated to submit your idea. Things remain unpredictable due to the ongoing pandemic so I am unable to provide a timeline for when my books will reopen. A reopening announcement will be posted on my Instagram.

Thank you all for your kindness and support always, but especially through the wild ride that 2020 has been.

Stay safe and take care of each other!