Poster for F. Champenois, 1897

Alphonse Mucha exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery

Alphonse Mucha, probably the most reknown artist from the art noveau period, especially when it comes to poster art. The Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool...
Biosensor tattoos

Replacing ink with biosensors to monitor conditions

Researchers have formed the DermalAbyss project which plays with the idea of tattooing biosensors instead of tattoo ink into the skin which then respond...

Tattoo exhibition at the National Maritime Museum opens

The tattoo exhibition at Cornwalls' National Maritime Museum has opened and it seems it's getting some well deserved attention, the BBC have reported on...

Jessie Knight – Britain’s first female tattoo artist

A few months back I posted about an exhibition on British tattooing at the National Maritime Museum in Cornwall.  Well one of the stories...

Tattoo machine porn

Stumbled across this machine frame today, hand engraved by Rick W. Simmons, a beautiful piece of craftsmanship,  engraved for Joey Desormeaux of Infinite Irons. One...

Getting tattooed at an art show

An interesting article coupled with a short video clip of an art exhibition of flash, with tattooers there to allow for the public to...

Tattooing mothers that are breastfeeding

A client recently told me she was breastfeeding, we were in the middle of the tattoo.   I knew she'd had a kid a...

Japanese Art Exhibition at the William Morris Gallery

Japanese Art seems to be making the rounds in British Museums this year. Sheer Pleasure - Frank Brangwyn and the Art of Japan is on...

Happy Birthday Frank Frazetta

Frank Frazetta (born Frank Frazzetta; February 9, 1928 – May 10, 2010) One of the first fantasy artists that blew my mind.  I remember reading a...
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Happy Birthday Norman Rockwell!

Happy birthday Norman Rockwell! 3 February 1894 – 8 November 1978 http://www.nrm.org/about/about-2/about-norman-rockwell/

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