EST. 2012 by Hard Corn and his wife Lisa ( Mona Lisa ) in Wahpeton, ND.
Owner and operator of Mona Lisa Tattoo. Corn has been a licensed tattoo artist since August of 2005 when he apprenticed under Ted Bertling aka Ted Ted King of the Dead at Around the Clock Tattoo in Las Vegas, NV. Before opening Mona Lisa Tattoo he owned Electric Eye Tattoo in Las Vegas, NV from 2009 till 2011. After tattooing in Fargo for a year he felt that Wahpeton had room for a full time tattoo shop so He opened Mona Lisa Tattoo March of 2012.
Kristin is one of our full time tattooers at the shop. She apprenticed under Corn in 2021 and tattoos at a slight discounted rate right now. She smashes out solid traditional pieces and most of the smaller stuff out of the shop. She has a real passion for the traditional style and has become an amazing painter during her apprenticeship .