Category: Tattoo news

Inaugural Scarborough Tattoo Show

At the beginning of June we got chance to visit our favourite type of tattoo show, one by the seaside. It was the inaugural Scarborough Tattoo Show, organised by the lovely Neil from The Tattoo Sanctuary and Sam, Sue and Rick of H2 Events. Held at Scarborough Spa, a gorgeous grade II listed building in South Bay,…

All killer no filler!

There was yet another interesting article from Paul Talbot in his column ‘tales from the naughty step’ in last months Total Tattoo. The issue on Paul’s mind last month? Tattoo conventions and how many are mediocre. Paul argues that because it’s difficult for an artist to get to an invite to a top convention that…

When is an original not an original?

Our good friend Paul Talbot recently wrote an interesting piece in Total Tattoo about copying and what makes a piece of art original.

Tattoo Tea Party Tour

Back at the beginning of March we made the short journey up the M6 to the 5th Tattoo Tea Party in Manchester.

Robin Hood Tattoo Festival 2015

After a resounding success in its inaugural year in 2014 The Robin Hood Tattoo Festival, Nottingham’s biggest and best tattoo convention, returned this year for round two at Cotgrave Welfare Club just on the outskirts of Nottinghamshire. The festival is a gathering of the finest talent in UK tattooing with amazing artists such as David…