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May 2021

To-do’s Before a Tattoo Session

2021-05-11T16:39:14+00:00

It’s not just up to the artist to produce an amazing piece of art – you are a part of the process too. Have a read of our top tips on how to prepare before the session to make sure you’re as perfect a canvas as can be… Sleep well You’ll feel much more relaxed [...]

To-do’s Before a Tattoo Session2021-05-11T16:39:14+00:00

November 2020

Meet Allysia

2020-11-30T17:18:51+00:00

Allysia has been with us at the studio since August 2019, but progressed this year to junior artist. She has proven to be popular with customers and never has an empty diary! Allysia first came to us after completing her degree in Art and Design at Bedford College, looking to transfer her skills from paper [...]

Meet Allysia2020-11-30T17:18:51+00:00

January 2018

When is the best time to get tattooed and pierced?

2018-09-14T00:22:56+00:00

Many people start to think more about getting tattoos and piercings in the summer when they expose their bodies more, but is this really the best time? Exposure to direct sunlight causes tattoos to fade, but exposing a healing tattoo to the sun presents an even bigger problem. New tattoos are extremely sensitive and you [...]

When is the best time to get tattooed and pierced?2018-09-14T00:22:56+00:00

August 2017

A Brief History of Tattooing

2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

It’s hard to explain the history of tattooing in a small blog, but I’ll do my best to give you a brief explanation. Tribes have used tattooing and still do, representing all sorts of things, such as rank, skills, warding off illness and evil spirits; also calling the spirit of a creature e.g. the fierceness [...]

A Brief History of Tattooing2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

June 2017

Cover Ups

2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

We have many customers asking for cover-ups, so I’ve written a quick explanation to help people understand how it works. Why do people want a cover-up? Several reasons: The tattoo is dated and not who you are anymore Not done very well An exes name Just a rubbish tattoo! Cover-ups aren’t always as simple as [...]

Cover Ups2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

October 2016

Choosing Your First Tattoo

2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

How do you decide on your first tattoo? So many choices, so many questions, so here's some advice for you to help make that all important decision, after all this is going to be with you for the rest of your life and believe me, laser hurts! Design The design of your tattoo is everything; [...]

Choosing Your First Tattoo2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00