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Traditional Tattoo & World Culture Festival Giveaway!


Buy any of our festival tickets online to win:

-Full refund on your purchase
-10 day free apartment in VIP’s hotel (2 adults + 2 kids) 126 more words

The Tattoo Collectors: Film & Fiction

When I was a child, my favourite Roald Dahl story was Skin, a macabre tale about an old tattooist named Drioli, who has a magnificent work of art tattooed on his back by the famous painter Chaïm Soutine. 1,344 more words

Art Collectors

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Fascinating material about tattoos and the people who collect them by Dr Gemma Angel, academic and tattoo researcher.

The Dark Arts by Blackfriars Tattoo on Maylord Street

It hasn’t been long since Jon Tagart Harper established Blackfriars Tattoo on Maylord Street in the Hereford city centre, and already he has had two guest, tattooists and bookings to keep him awake for days and still never catch up.   250 more words

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Traditional compass by Luc 

For many, the first time a person walks into a tattoo shop to get tattooed, they don’t know what to expect. A certain uneasy gut wrenching feeling of nervousness sets in. 106 more words

Tradition Of The Bamboo Tattoo

Whilst I was in Thailand on the beautiful island of Koh Phi Phi, I decided (as spontaneously as it gets) to indulge in a souvenir which would last my lifetime – whilst at the same time participating in an ancient Asian tradition, that of the bamboo tattoo. 332 more words


Tattoo Masterpost

I’m on a mission to cover up all my old, badly done tattoos with nice, more traditional (I guess) work. This is a long post & I’m going to keep adding to it. 106 more words