During the time we spent with supported artist Dave Valentine at The Great British Tattoo Show last year we had a good chat and asked the man about his tattooing. From learning to tattoo at the age of 16 and to where he is now tattooing at The Alexandra Palace in London, Dave has certainly got a story to tell.
Winning three awards, yet, still experimenting a little with different designs, Monika Koch seems to be picking up a lot of exposure with her new style of colour realism and pop art, combining high contrasting colours and vibrant shades.
Tattoos can invite you into someone's story or they can be the symbol to hidden secrets. Supplying tattoo artists for over 25 years has provided us with quite some insight into the mind of an artist and how there is always progress in creativity and moulding your artistic craft.
Tattoos and body art date back centuries and are at there peak in popularity today. With a new range of ink or cartridges coming out each week and clients coming in with new concept designs all the time, there's more to tattooing today then there ever was.