If your mother is anything like mine, one of the things you’ll hear a fair few times is comments about how your tattoos might look when you get older. People love to worry about how old they look, and for some reason tattoos are an area of ageing that people like to fixate on- what … Continue reading
It’s the first Thursday of the month again, and we know what that means! Total Tattoo is out today, and it is another fantastic issue! This month, there are features on Jee Sayalero, Jason Zig Zag, Chaim Machlev, Anton Gunnarsson, and portfolios from Victor Chil and Hannah Keuls. Wow, that is jam packed! There’s also … Continue reading
The brilliant Guisborough Tattoo Emporium was broken into this weekend, and they would love it if anyone has any information on this. The bastards who did this stole a lot of tattoo equipment, electrical goods, even the shop mobile. They also left a hell of a mess that the guys had to clean up afterwards. They may have had a dog with them while they did this, which hopefully will help.
If you have any information, please click here to tell Traci about it!
[Cover image is a tattoo by Traci Wilson]
If you’re familiar with any of the Inkredible Kreations’ diary days, you’ll probably know that it’s super hard to actually get an appointment with any of the guys there sometimes- they’re just too awesome, and their spaces go straight away! If you’ve been unlucky, though, and not been able to get an appointment before, here’s … Continue reading
After being at a tattoo convention in Leeds a few years ago, I was a little skeptical when I heard there’ll be a brand new one in the city this year. However, after checking this out, I’ve been pleasantly surprised! The Leeds International Tattoo Expo will take place at New Dock Hall in Leeds, and … Continue reading
I know that we don’t normally post on a Thursday, but after Stewart Robson showed me the new FST documentary I mentioned last week, I had to add a review to this week’s schedule. I’m too impatient when I’m excited about something! As you should be aware by now, the first part of the Frith … Continue reading
On the 10th, the Back in the Day Tattoo Expo took place, and it was fantastic! It was a real old school convention, with all the older tattooers in full swing, with a few of the younger guys thrown in at the deep end, too! It was a proper convention like in the old days- … Continue reading
This advert has been around for a little while now, but for some reason we’ve never put it on the site! This is an advert for Liberty Tattoo in America. Quite possibly the best commercial for anything ever. Check it out below!
Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! I hope your letterboxes are full of cards and flowers. If you’ve been struck by Cupid’s arrow, I have a great place you could take your Valentine this weekend- the Brighton Tattoo Convention is back! This is the show’s 7th year, and it gets better and better every single time. The … Continue reading
The nominations for the UK Industry Awards have been announced, and you can vote now for a chance to see your favourites win! The winners will be announced at the Liverpool Tattoo Convention, and there are some really fantastic tattooers in the running for it. Here are the nominees: Best UK Male Artist – In no particular order Jason Butcher Mat ’Oddboy’ Barratt-Jones Chris Jones Phat German Mat Lapping … Continue reading
If you remember me talking about the Frith Street Tattoo film that Stewart Robson has been working on, you may be excited to know that he’s finally finished part one! You can pre-order this online already by clicking here, and you can also stream it online for a small fee very soon. I know you … Continue reading
Total Tattoo magazine is out now, and once again it’s an awesome issue! It’s jam packed full of awesome stuff (and me!), and it will really keep you interested for the rest of the month. Inside, you’ll see artist features, convention coverage, and the Gallery Plus section you’ve all come to really love. This month, … Continue reading
If you’re looking for a custom tattoo, you should go to a tattoo artist. I shouldn’t have to point out something so obvious, but for some reason people are always looking elsewhere. People love to walk into tattoo shops, and tell their tattooer they want a custom tattoo, just like the one they clipped out … Continue reading