• Tattoo Aftercare in 10 Easy Steps.

    Is tattoo aftercare really that important?  Learn how NOT TO destroy your fresh tattoo. WATCH VIDEO! It is crucial to choose a competent and experienced tattooer who knows the anatomy of the skin and has excellent ink application methods.  Unfortunately choosing a great tattooer does not guarantee your tattoo is going to heal correctly.  The moment you leave a tattoo studio, it is mostly up to you how you are going to help your body in the tattoo healing process.  Even if tattooer does the best possible job,  your tattoo can still be ruined by the bad aftercare practices. Need help with your tattoo idea? Drop us a line today…

  • My art, before I got sober sucked! – Myke Chambers

    My art, before I got sober sucked! – Myke Chambers Incredible story of Myke Chamber’s way to the top Myke Chambers His tattoos have strong roots in traditional Americana, but when you look at them you know right away, they are Myke Chambers tattoos, with their vibrant, powerful colours and crisp lines. As much as people admire Myke for his tattoo work, many respect him even more for what kind of person he is, the hell of a journey he went through and where it brought him. Passionate about art from a very young age 12-year-old Myke started experimenting with a stick and poke tattooing with his friends. Starting his professional…

  • Brussels Tattoo Convention 2017

    Brussels Tattoo Convention 10-12 November 2017 It was a second time when we got invited to the Brussels Tattoo Convention. Unfortunately, I could not make it to the 2016 edition due to our beloved cat’s terminal sickness 🙁 But the video footage Thomas came back with in 2016 blew my mind, so I knew I need to make it to the next edition. You can watch 2016 video here. This time we decided to take some extra time and arrive in Brussels early on Thursday so we can see a little bit of the place. Leaving Barcelona can sometimes be a little bit depressing, and it happened to be so this…

  • What are tattoo conventions?

    What are tattoo conventions? Never been to a tattoo convention and you want to know what you can expect from this type of event? Then watch our video in which Silvia explains what tattoo conventions are. They have a quite long history going back to the year 1976 in the USA where the first tattoo convention took place. Nowadays tattoo conventions are organized in most of the bigger and smaller cities all over the world. Tattoo conventions are usually 2-3 days long events showcasing many different tattoo artists from all parts of the world working together under one roof. They take place in the hotels or bigger conference centres depending…

  • Lukasz Bam Kaczmarek

    Lukasz Bam Kaczmarek Lukasz Bam Kaczmarek is just another incredible talent discovered in ”Kult”; very successfull Polish tattoo studio, a ”talent mine” as many like to call it. People who create it run one of the coolest Polish tattoo conventions TattooFest Festiwal, own a clothing brand designed by tattoo artists and publish renowned TF magazine. It is one of the tattoo studios that brought numbers of amazing artists to the world. Talents like Szymon Gdowicz (who we have just recently interviewed), Davee (who we are going to introduce to you soon) or our today’s star Bam, who started his career in the industry by working in Kult as a piercer,…

  • SZYMON GDOWICZ (PAIN TING) – interview

    Szymon Gdowicz, who you may also know as Pain Ting, is an artist with very interesting background. Before as he said ’’tattooing found him’’  he graduated from Art School in Katowice, worked in photographic studio in Poznan, was conservator-restorer, got a job in advertising agency as 2D/3D designer and also run painting and drawing course for beginners and intermediates to end up in Krakow’s Kult Tattoo due to surprising sets of the events. ’’ I like to be surprised by life, tattooing was one of those surprises. I didn’t plan it, this opportunity knocked on my door, it was enough just to open them. ’’ Asked if he still has an…

  • OPTICAL ILLUSION TATTOO

    Secrets behind optical illusion tattoo. Optical Illusion Tattoo Two girls – One Skull, Optical Illusion Tattoo collaboration is a project pursued by two Dublin Ink resident artists Norbert Halasz and Isnard Barbosa. Dublin Ink is a very busy custom tattoo studio located in Dublin, Ireland home for some of the best tattoo artists in Ireland and numerous international guest artists. It is a friendly open studio and what sets them apart from other’s in the country is the number of amazing artists working together under one roof. Along with two, busy body piercers that have probably already pierced half of the country. They are also involved in many exciting and…

  • TATTOO FACTS PART 3

    Tattoo facts you didn’t know about – Part 3 Bruising and swelling are normal. Occasionally, when a blood vessel is punctured during the tattooing procedure a bruise may appear. Bruises generally heal within one week. Bruises can appear as halos around a tattoo, or if blood pools, as one larger bruise. This bluish or dark blurry halo that surrounds a tattoo can also be attributed to ink diffusion or as we call it a ‘blow-out’. This discolouration occurs when tattoo pigments spread out into the subcutaneous tissue beneath the dermal skin layer, and may be caused by ink being deposited too deep in the skin especially where the skin is…

  • JAY FREESTYLE – interview

    Jay Freestyle – interview Interview with self- thought artist, creator of an unusual style, a mixture of realism, abstract, pointillism, watercolour and geometry. Raised in South Africa – Jay Freestyle.  Jay, you said you had though times with your family not understanding your passion to tattoos. Do they now understand it is, in fact, a quite good profession? It took a while but yes, now they realize that tattooing is a good/real profession. I think one the of the defining moments was when I got an article in the daily mail, that they could see what I was able to achieve with tattooing. Now that I’m traveling and tattooing around…

  • SASHA UNISEX – INTERVIEW

    Beautiful and talented Russian Tattoo Artist – Sasha Unisex Who is she outside the tattoo world? How family and friends helped her in her journey and what are her plans for future. We had a pleasure to meet and interview Sasha at the Barcelona Tattoo Expo last year. We were lucky because she didn’t work much that weekend. Instead, she was connecting with other artists and her fans, so she was also able to find a minute for this interview with us. Here is what interview we got. – Tell us the story behind your artist name. Unisex? Is there any other meaning to it besides the original? Let’s begin…