Sai Li was born and raised in mainland China. She received her BFA from Tsinghua University (2012) and MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute (2016). She was trained under Brücius Xylander and now working as a tattoo artist at Black Serum, San Francisco, CA.

Sai is specialized in fine line tattoos/single needle and has a huge passion in botanics, animals, anatomy, human figures, and daily objects.

Her artwork has been featured in Anime Taste, Small World SF, TAYO Literary Magazine, Inkt|art and DISSOLVE Magazine. She received the Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Award and the Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant.

Booking with Sai at Black Serum in San Francisco