Tattoo artist Daemon Rowanchilde assisted his client to overcome her emotional pain after a masectomy by creating this feminine and spiritual tattoo design

Interview with Daemon Rowanchilde from Urban Primitive Tattoo Studio

Daemon Rowanchilde is a talented tattoo artist based in Ontario, Canada at the Urban Primitive Tattoo Studio. His history with art and tattooing is an interesting one because he has dedicated his life to a soulful pursuit of a relationship with his chosen art forms. Catherine from Ratta Tattoo asked him some questions about his […]

Flowing lines and sharp edges converge in this sacred geometry tattoo in a dot work style by Nazareno Tubaro

Geometry of the Soul: Nazareno Tubaro’s Mathematic Mandala Tattoos

Little is known about this mysterious tattoo artist from Argentina, though his gallery of tattoo pictures speak louder than words to tell a story of an artist with an excellent grounding in geometry, mandala design and tattoo techniques. Nazareno Tubaro works only in black ink, using only the shade of his client’s skin to create […]

Mark Longenecker’s Endless Summer of Tattoos, Surfing and Music

Mark Longenecker’s Endless Summer of Tattoos, Surfing and Music

American tattoo artist Mark Longenecker spends his days between the beach and his tattoo shop, surfing and creating cheerful surf tattoos for his clients. The name of his shop, Endless Summer, is based on an idea that surfers around the world often refer to; the concept of travelling around the world chasing the summer season […]

A horror bear gets a gory and colorful life on skin in this surrealist tattoo by Guil Zekri

Guil Zekri turns Fantasy into Realistic Tattoos

Isreali-born tattoo artist Guil Zekri has created his own style of tattooing by combining his art training in Paris with a love of surrealism and fantasy. While the effect of Zekri’s tattoos is realistic, the subject matter in his tattoos is out of this world. Bizarre creatures, humanoid figures and alienish biomechanical shapes combine to […]

Tattoo Video: Nuno Costah’s Magnifique Graphique Style

Tattoo Video: Nuno Costah’s Magnifique Graphique Style

Nuno Costah is a multi-talented guy. He plays in a band, paints graffiti and creates not only tattoos but tattoo machines too. This video shows Costah working with one of his hand-made rotary tattoo machines to create a full back tattoo. He’s an advocate of the style he’s using, which he refers to as “graphique”. […]

This cute character tattoo of a little farm girl is by French artist Noon who works in an abstract avante garde style

Noon’s Abstract Character Tattoos Redefine Fine Art

Noon is a tattoo artist based in France who works in an individualized Avant Garde tattoo style. As a frequent traveller, Noon takes his abstract people and animal designs to New York City, London, Berlin and France, leaving a host of happy customers and creative tattoo designs in his wake. His style is reminiscent of […]

A beautiful girl floats in purple and yellow ink in this artistic porrait tattoo by French artist KLAIM

The Versatile Tattoo Talents of French Artist KLAIM

Klaim is one of two highly skilled tattoo artists who work out of the Street Tattoo studio in Franconville, France. Along with his partner Niko Inko, Klaim creates artistic and imaginative tattoo designs that flow with the natural form of the client’s body, accentuating or disguising physical features. The result is living artworks that merge […]

An abstract whale with constellations on its skin falls from the sky in this artistic tattoo by Marcin Surowiec

Tattoo Artist Marcin Surowiec combines Abstract and Surrealist Art on Skin

Marcin Aleksander Surowiec is a Polish tattoo artist who brings fine art to the world of body art through his abstract and surrealist tattoos. Some of his tattoos have a distinct cubist nature, resembling an art movement from the early 20th century known as cubism that was popularized by famous artists such as Pablo Picasso and Jean Metzinger. The movement […]

A human heart becomes a master art work in this watercolor painting by Gene Coffey

Artistic Tattoos by Self-taught Artist Gene Coffey

Gene Coffey is an American artist who currently works at the Tattoo Culture Studio in New York, USA. Although Coffey began painting at a young age, he received little formal training and created his own style through trial and error. In his late twenties, after designing tattoos for friends, he began exploring a future as […]

Time-lapse Video: Opie Ortiz Tattooing an Owl on a Skull

Time-lapse Video: Opie Ortiz Tattooing an Owl on a Skull

Opie Ortiz from the Still Life Tattoo studio in California, USA, shows us the process of one of his tattoos, from design through to the finished product in this tattoo time lapse video. If you would like to learn more about the meaning behind a design like this one, you can read about the symbolism […]