About Kirk

Kirk Sheppard was born in Penticton, BC and was raised in the Okanagan and the British Columbia Rockies.

He moved to Vancouver in 1999 to learn to tattoo, then his journey brought him to Victoria, back to Vancouver and now as an internationally published, Award winning artist he is back working in his hometown of Penticton, BC. 

Kirk is thrilled to be living in the beautiful Okanagan Valley with his wife and son.


Tattooing: since 2001
Painting: since 2003
Drawing: since he could hold a pencil
Art: watercolour, ink, acrylics, coloured pencils & chalk

Publisher of 3 books and hundred + sheets of tattoo flash

Fallow on Instagram

Tattoos and art -@thelastingimage
 Available designs -@tli_draws
Shop - @urge3tattoos

Kirk's Hours

Thursday-Monday: 12pm - 6pm
Tuesdays & Wednesdays off

For consultation appointment
please email for arrangements info@kirksheppardtattoos.com

Traditional & Japanese style tattoos-$180 per hour

Lettering,Tribal & Cover Up tattoos-$200 per hour

All tattoo appointments require a non-refundable deposit of $100 or more, depending on the piece, that is used towards the final cost of the tattoo.

The shop minimum price for any tattoo is $120.

You must be at least 18 years old with valid photo ID to be tattooed by Kirk.


Urge 3 Tattoos 
Unit #106 - 284 Main St, Penticton, BC 
(around the corner on Nanaimo St) 


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