The votes are in, West Michigan, and now we know once and for all which tattoo artist is your favorite.

After tabulating the over 23,000 votes that came in, we now have our winner.

So, who took the top spot? Sonya Grenell from Light Touch Tattoo in Big Rapids!

According to those who nominated Sonya, she not only does amazing work, but makes getting inked a fun experience.

The voting was EXTREMELY close (only 124 votes separated first and second place) and we had over 3,000 write-in votes as well. So, when factoring in those write-ins, here's how the top 10 shook out.

  1. Sonya Grenell - Light Touch Tattoo (Big Rapids)
  2. Stephen Bateman - Lightning Revival
  3. Mark Fettig - Honest to Goodness Tattoo
  4. Joel Berryhill - Pincushn's Tattoo
  5. Nate Galusha - Love Tattoo
  6. Chris Garcia - HTownInk
  7. Amanda Mayville - Anarchy Ink
  8. Jackie Westover - Jackie Westover Art
  9. Trenton Schultz - Bold Statement Tattoo
  10. Calvin Kortge - Phoenix Rising Tattoo

Thanks to everyone who voted and a HUGE congratulations to everyone who was nominated. You really do have a loyal fan base here in West Michigan.