The SSS was Started in Grande Prairie Alberta by Tattoo Artist, and Polymath Chris Nikiforuk-Rhyason.

After over a decade of serving Thousands of tattoo-lovers from across the globe- Chris started The Sterling Skull Studio in early 2013 bringing together a vision of Premium Quality Artwork, Cleanliness, Customer Service and Comfort.

The Sterling Skull Studio is a medically sterile environment as per the guidelines put forth by the Alberta Health Services of Alberta. All of our equipment is single use, sterilized, and disposable.

The Sterling Skull Studio is Health Board Approved, works closely with Alberta Health Services, follows the Alberta Alliance for Safe Body Art Guidelines, and our employees are Certified in BBP, and cross contamination techniques.