Some believe that it enhances their appearance, some believe it to be a way to express their individuality and then there are those who want to align themselves with a subculture. Whatever the reason may be, there can be no moral ground to hold onto when opposing personal choices. It’s a fact that tattooing,... Read More.
Tattoo shows are the current rage as more and more of us are getting on the bandwagon to get ourselves inked. Reality TV today is currently awash with shows trying to accurately depict tattoos and the ideas behind it. People who crave more insight will of course take out time to watch these shows because... Read More.
We are pleased to announce that Tattoo Insure is all set and raring to go to sponsor the ‘Best of Saturday’ award at one of the UK’s most prestigious tattoo conventions: The Great British Tattoo Show. This esteemed event is held at the Alexandra Palace in London, on the 27th to 28th of May, and... Read More.
Tattoo artists can expand their art globally through means of tattoo conventions. Many artists do not realise how amazing tattoo conventions are for networking and building your career. Such conventions bring people from all across the globe to one area so that the entire community can experience and immerse themselves completely in the fine art... Read More.
The trend of DIY tattoo kits is on a rise among youngsters who are turned down by tattoo parlours for being under-age according to law. In most countries, it is illegal to tattoo someone who is under the age of 18. Tattoo artists who indulge in such a practice can face a fine of up... Read More.
Every artist new to tattooing is faced by the same dilemma, ‘which machine should I use?’ ‘Should it be the dual coil machines or should it be the rotary machines?’ To settle this dispute, it is advisable that you get yourself acquainted on how these machines operate, what are the advantages and disadvantages of these... Read More.
So, you’ve finally got the tattoo which you have always wanted. Getting a tattoo is painful, but not taking the correct aftercare precautions can ruin what you’ve waited so long for and all that pain you went through. If you want your tattoo to look exactly the same even years from now you... Read More.
Please see below a list of upcoming conventions in the UK for 2016. We will be attending the events highlighted in Bold. (all dates and times subject to change) 23rd April 2016 Nottingham Tattoo Convention 30th April 2016 Brighton Tattoo Convention 6th May 2016 Liverpool Tattoo Convention 28th May 2016 Northern Ireland Show (Belfast) Ink... Read More.