Monthly Archives: January 2020

Ultraviolet tattoos – Yay or Nea?

The tattoo industry has many different branches, each separating off into their own little genres. One of these smaller factions are ultraviolet tattoos, which are becoming more and more popular. We explain everything you need to know about UV tattoos or “Black light” tattoos as they are known incorrectly by Americans. WHAT ARE ULTRAVIOLET TATTOOS? […]

The law here in Oz when it comes to tattoos

Everyone and their dog have their own theories and opinions about the law when it comes to tattoos, so let’s clear up a few myths.   While the law varies from state to state, in Victoria you need to be 18 to get a tattoo. It’s against the law for someone to tattoo you if […]

3 most frequently asked questions for people with tattoos

If you’re serious about tattoos, then you’ll know that people asking you about them are nothing new. Some are genuinely interested, others use it as a passive-aggressive way to show their disapproval. Check out some of the most common questions those with a tattoo collection are asked, and the most common responses.   Did they […]

Check out these amazing 3D tattoos

Tattoos mean many different things to different people. Some are heartfelt reminders of loved ones no longer with us. Others are spur-of-the-moment decisions that are immediately regretted. Some though, are genuine works of art, and these 3D tattoos fall into that category. WONDERFUL GEOMETRIC 3D SHOULDER PIECE CUTE 3D BUTTERFLY SURREAL CHEST TATTOO MIND-BENDING PATTERN […]

How Maori face tattoos tell a story

There are many different types and styles of tattoos across the Ditch New Zealand, but tattooing first began in Aotearoa with Ta Moko.  THE EARLIEST FORMS OF TA MOKO   It’s impossible to establish when Ta Moko started as there are no written records pre-colonisation, as there was no formal Maori written language. Instead, historians […]