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 […]

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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 […]

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Tattoo artist Karl Wiman gives this old school tattoo of an owl a modern edge by using dotwork shading

Karl Wiman takes Traditional Tattoos to a New Level

Karl Wiman is a Swedish tattoo artist who works in an American Traditional style. American Traditional, also known as “old school” is a tattoo style that came into being in North America in the late 19th century and early 20th century. One of the most famous traditional tattoo artist was Sailor Jerry, whose tattoo designs […]

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A human skull and eye are decorated with spiritual sacred geometry and mandalas in this tattoo by Daniel Meyer

Daniel Meyer Tattoos – Symbols of the Soul

Daniel Meyer, aka Leitbild, is a black ink tattoo artist from Kassel, Germany who specializes in dark symbolism and occult imagery. Working only in black ink, Meyer creates both texture and shading in his tattoo designs by utilizing a technique known as dotwork, in which the artist uses varying sizes of dots and places the […]

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Tattoos will scab as they heal, which removes ink from the skin.

How to Slow Down the Ageing of Tattoos

New tattoos are vibrant and well-saturated, but over time the colors fade and the fine details begin to blur. Although this process is unavoidable, there are a few ways to prevent premature ageing and keep tattoos looking great for longer.   The Placement of a Tattoo can Effect How it will Age When choosing an […]

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Australian tattoo artist Mel Wink gives two dancing girls an artistic, watercolor and sketchy effect

Tattoo Artist Mel Wink brings Artistic Flair to Body Ink

Mel Wink is a tattoo artist working at the Victims of Ink tattoo studio in Melbourne, Australia. Although she works in a variety of styles, her tattoos that combine fine art effects such as pencil lines and watercolor paint with graphic design elements like typography and popular media are among the most eye-catching. Playful and […]

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Hard-hitting Russian Prison Tattoos Documentary

Russian prisons put the “hard” into “hard time”. Over-population, power struggles and violence are an every day part of life in Russian prisons. Convicts have created a caste system; a hierarchy of leaders and lieutenants, followers and outcasts. To communicate their status to others, prisoners wear tattoos that reveal their rank, their crimes and their […]

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An alien skull comes alive with living alien eyes in this surrealist bio organic tattoo design by Csaba Müllner

Nadelwerk Tattoo Artists Create Mind-Blowing Surrealist Tattoos

Nadelwerk tattoo studio in Wels, Austria, houses two surrealist tattoo artists; Csaba Müllner and ZoZo, who combine photo realism and fantasy to create realistic yet bizarre surrealist tattoos. Many of the tattoos that hail from this tattoo parlour boast bold, bright colors and high contrast shades that make the realistic tattoos appear almost 3D. Photo realistic […]

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