Voted part of Tattoo Magazine’s: 

“Dream Team Five” 2003

“Top 25” 2000

“Decade’s Favorite”

National Tattoo Association:

“Nicest Tattoo Studio” 2016

“Best Tattooist” 2015 Thaddeus Paskey

“Best Tattooist” 2014 Shahn Anderson

City Pages Readers Poll

4 Time Winner

Past president and current members of APT (Alliance of Professional Tattooists)

100% Disposable

Custom Work?


Everything we do is one-of-a-kind, hand drawn for each customer!


We work by appointment only.

You need an appointment if you would like to speak to a specific artist.  The studio is open Monday – Saturday; 1:00 PM – 9:00 PM.  You can stop by and look at the thousands of photos of our artwork.


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Our shop specializes in tattooing only.


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You must be at least 18 years old to get tattooed at EDL, even with parental consent.  No exceptions.

Is it Safe?


EDL utilizes state of the art sterilization techniques.  Out entire staff meets all of the sterilization methods set by the Alliance of Professional Tattooists.

When can I be seen?


The waiting period is anywhere from a few days to a year depending on who you would like to be tattooed by.

Our Team

Our staff of tattoo professionals is unmatched in creativity and excellence.

Give us a call to arrange an appointment to discuss your next tattoo.

You won’t be disappointed.

Look below to see the artist’s profiles:

Shahn Anderson

Owner/Artist Founder of Electric Dragonland, Shahn enjoys all styles of tattooing from portraits to body suits, black and gray to outrageous color. Click to learn more!

Dan Dittmer

Dan has been with Electric Dragon since 1999 and enjoys tattooing landscapes, and anything sci-fi/fantasy/horror related. Click on the picture to learn more!

Thad Paskey

Thad Paskey apprenticed with Shahn Anderson in 2001. He started professionally tattooing at Electric Dragonland in 2002. He has a flair for newer Japanese style tattooing as well as excelling at full spectrum black and grey tattooing. Click to learn more!

Stephanie Schill

I started working at Electric Dragonland in 2003 and fell head over heals for everything tattoo related.I worked my way up and eventually Shahn gave me an opportunity to learn the trade when I received my apprenticeship in early 2010. Click to learn more!

Chuck Householder

Chuck joined the EDL Team in May of 2015. He is enjoying the transit ion from a Kansas City street shop to the full custom studio at Electric Dragonland. Click to learn more!

Contact Us

Our Address

923 Main Street

Hopkins, MN