About us.

Stormy Port Ink is a small but pretty studio in Athy, Co. Kildare, Ireland. Steph Byrne, the owner/Tattoo Artist takes great pride in running a friendly, professional and hygenic studio environment so that you can relax and enjoy the whole process. Getting a Tattoo should be a memorable experience and that's something she promises all her customers.Before becoming the owner of Stormy Port Ink Steph served a professional apprenticeship in Tattooing and Body Piericng and also has a diploma in Art and Design for CIFE. She has been working in the tattoo industry for over 15yrs now and is the head tattoo artist. Steph pefers to do full custom tattooing but is happy working with client to create the exact piece they deserve. Her favourite styles are neo traditional, tradiotional, Disney, and full colour but is happy to work in all styles colour or black and grey.

Meet Our Team.

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Stormy Port Ink

Our Shop Front

Our studio is located in Athy, Co Kildare, Ireland. Recently the ownership has changed over to Steph Byrne. The shop is easily accessed on Leinster Street with plenty of parking.

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Stormy Port Ink

Inside our Shop

We have just recently moved to a larger studio on Leinster Street. You'll certainly feel at home in our warm and friendly atmosphere. Click here to see larger image of the shop. See contact for further information.

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Steph Byrne: .

Tattoo Artist & Owner

Steph is the owner, head tattoo artist in Stormy Port Ink. She prefers to do full custom tattooing but is happy working with client to create the exact piece they deserve.

Our Portfolio.

Our Portfolio is extensive and varied. This is because most of our tattoos are custom, designed to the customers needs and preferences. Have a look to see if there is a style that you like and give us a call to set up an appointment for a consultation.

Our Awesome Services.

Here at Stormy Port Ink we provide Custom Tattoo services and full aftercare in a safe and hygenic environment. We also offer a free consultation to allow our customers the time to discuss their tattoo designs and ideas with Steph . Please contact the studio or fill in the contact form, at the bottom of this page, to make an appointment for a consultation.


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Most of our Tattoo's are custom work. This is our speciality. By working closely with our clients we can give the client exactly what they want, A GREAT TATTOO. Steph Byrne has a lot of experience and has built up an extensive portfolio over the years. Stormy Port Ink has a huge selection of Tattoo designs and reference books, that can be viewed in a comfortable and friendly environment. All consultation is free.


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Aftercare is an important aspect of work at Stormy Port Ink. We spend the time with each client briefing them on the hygene and care of their Tattoo. We also give advice on the best products that will aid the healing process. These products are available for purchase in our studio.

More on Tattoo Aftercare

Cover Ups

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A Cover Up Tattoo is a great idea if you wish to change or update your own tattoo. If you are considering getting a Cover Up Tattoo then Stormy Port Ink is the place to come. Why not give us a call or drop in ,we can give you some great ideas of what we can do for you.


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In addition to selling our aftercare products we also have a large display of piercing products for sale and you'll find our prices very competitive. . We also have special deals from time to time. Keep a check on Facebook, Twitter and at Stormyportink.ie for updates on our deals and promotions.

  • Hi Steph just wanted to show u my tattoo it's looking great now it's all healed and I love it.

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    Donna Kinsella Tattoo Fan
  • Top notch artist has done some lovely writing on me.best of luck Steph highly recommend. .............

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    Mark Brady Tattoo Fan
  • Lovely environment along with an excellent artist love all of my artwork on me done by Steph, she's so thorough in getting the details of what you do and don't want, where it'll look best. An artist who truly cares ❤

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    Kelly Sheridan Tattoo Fan
  • Fast, Efficient, Affordable. I've gotten two tattoos here and the atmosphere is exceptionally friendly. Amazing standards of work and cleanliness.

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    Ae O' Keefe Tattoo Fan
  • Steph will always be my favourite artist and has created so many amazing and beautiful creations on my body The shop has an amazing atmosphere that will always make me want to go back for more ❤❤❤

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    Kathy Walsh Tattoo Fan

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14 Leinster St

Contact Numbers:

Phone: 086 8948684




Athy, Co. Kildare, Ireland, Europe