Our Team

RICKY LUDER

RICK STARTED TATTOOING IN 1974, TRAVELLING WIDELY AND PRACTICING MANY STYLES. HE OPENED 5 STAR IN 2006, AND MOVED IT TO IT'S CURRENT LOCATION IN 2018. HE RUNS THE SHOP WITH HIS TWO SONS. HE HAS BEEN IMMORTALISED IN PRINT, AND HIS LEGEND LIVES IN COUNTLESS TATTOOS THE WORLD OVER.

SAL

Sal is a great traditional tattooist but happy to work in most styles and has been tattooing for around 10 years.

STACEY ANN

Stacey is a world travelled tattooist known all over for great traditional style and has been published in many books and magazines. Over 15 years in the industry.

Jack Hawkings

Our realistic artist Jack specialises in portrait work and contemporary oriental. Has been tattooing for around 15 years

Brett

With over 15 years experience Brett is a custom tattooer happy to tattoo most styles

Mark

Mark has over 15 years experience and is a traditional Japanese tattooer who has traveled to and from and learnt from some of the best from Japan.

Little Rick

Rick, son of owner Ricky Luder specialises in black work and cartoon styles has tattooed for 10 years.

Katherine Prue

With around 13 years experience Prue is our all rounder tattooist who is happy to do custom work of all styles including traditional, fine line, stippled or bright colour work.

Tyler

With up to 10 years experience Tyler is a black and grey traditional artist who can work in most styles.

Greg

With over 10 years with Five Star, Greg specialises in traditional but is always happy to do walk ins and bookings in all styles.

James

With over 5 years in the trade, James did his apprenticeship here at Five Star and specialises in black and grey traditional but can tattoo most things.

Elloise Grace

The newest addition to the Five Star crew, Elloise has 10 years experience and is an all rounder who does great black and grey or colour work.