Monthly Archives: November 2019

The Southern Hemisphere’s biggest tattoo festival!

Last week saw the biggest tattoo festival in the Southern Hemisphere go off with a bang over in New Zealand! An amazing 7000 people passed through the doors of the TSB Stadium this year, the festival’s biggest ever crowd. Organiser Brent Taylor said it was more than last year due to the weather reaching a […]

Celebrate Man’s Best Friend with a tattoo!

Dogs are awesome. Like, seriously amazing. So amazing, in fact, they even have their own nationally recognised day on August 26th.  The event aims to celebrate all breeds, pure and mixed and serves to help galvanize the public to recognize the number of dogs that need to be rescued each year, either from public shelters, […]

Where and when you should get a tattoo

Whether you’re getting your first or one-hundredth tattoo, you might still be wondering where it should go on your body. If it’s your first, you’re probably wondering about more painful areas, but if it’s your one hundredth, you might be more concerned about running out of room! Why it matters where you get a tattoo Finding […]

Doing it for the kids – Tattoo artist works at children’s hospital

For the past several years, tattoo artist Benjamin Lloyd from Tauranga in New Zealand has been dropping by the Starship Children’s Hospital in Auckland to give kids temporary, realistic tattoos. His aim is to lift young spirits and make hospital life more fun, and it seems to be working. Using an airbrush gun and non-toxic […]