Rock city tattoo

Rock City Tattoo is a private studio owned and operated by Lila Rees, established in 2008.

Lila offers custom design work so you can turn your ideas into an original tattoo. The shop is art forward and focuses on the artistic side of the craft.

Lila specializes in black and grey realism, illustrative, ornamental, freehand and fine line tattooing.

Lila also serves as the Tattoo Advisor to the State of Vermont.

Please read the FAQ section to find answers to the most commonly asked questions and COVID policy.

Cash OR VENMO is accepted in the studio


Deposits ($150 NON REFUNDABALE) are required to book appointments


Thank you for your interest in booking a tattoo.
In order to provide you with the best experience, please read the FAQ section on the site before submitting. The information provided there will help ensure both client and artist are on the same page.
Lila is currently prioritizing medium/large scale custom work. The more artistic freedom you give, the more likely you are to get booked.
(The shop minimum is $500. No coverups/lettering jobs)
Please indicate the subject matter, style, size, body placement and budget of your idea.
This form is not for the “story of the tattoo”.
If the project is accepted, we will be in touch in a few days.