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Photo by Marlo Louden Photography

Amy began her professional art career in 2012. Determined to create a life around her passion, she began exhibiting in various galleries. Her work is influenced by the beauty of nature, anime, and art nouveau.​

In July of 2015 she found what would become her artistic calling, embellishing art on skin, tattoos. 

Amy completed her apprenticeship in March 2016 and has been striving to create unique artwork for her clients since. Bringing forth creative expression of self, Amy seeks to bring unity to the body and mind. Connecting her clients with meaningful art, bringing about a sense of completion and renewal.

Her passion is to create large scale body art.

In 2020 Amy founded Alchemy Tattoo & Gallery, private tattoo studio. Alchemy was expanded in 2022 to house 4 artists and welcomes traveling guest artists from across the nation. 

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Private Studio

Tattoo appointment take place in a licensed privately owned tattoo studio. No open floor plans provide a comfortable experience.

Custom Tattoos

Each tattoo is uniquely designed to suit a client's needs. With a focus on large body work, Amy seeks to create unity amongst her clients art collection.



Alchemy Tattoo & Gallery

107 E Highland Ave

Elgin, IL 60120


Monday - Thursday: 12pm - 8pm
​​Saturday: 12pm - 8pm

No walk-in availability by appointment only!



Anime / Kawaii

illustrative cat tattoo

Florals and Nature


Cover Ups

Amy specializes in large scale tattoos. Her preferred art style includes cat portraits, anime/ kawaii tattoos, and florals. Amy also enjoys reworking older tattoos and giving them a second chance. 

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