Continuing Education

OATFA offers year-round continuing education tailored to each artist's specific needs. Lectures and special seminars will also be happening throughout the year.

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Oregon Academy of Tattoo and Fine Art

offers YEAR-ROUND continuing education to PROFESSIONAL tattoo artists.

Heather Maranda is the resident instructor, and has 12 years of tattooing under her belt. She offers tailored INDIVIDUAL instruction based on each students own particular needs and style.

All students must be permitted by the State of Oregon, either permanent license or temporary. 

Application for temporary permit here.

Classes are offered when Heather's schedule permits. Please check for availability.

For any questions, Please email us at

Looking to step up your tattoo skills?


Book now using our online form, or send us an email and we can send you the information packet for the seminar you request.