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The Rise of Vegan TattooingTuesday 14 August 2018
Veganism has become the fastest growing lifestyle movement in the UK. What does that mean for the world of tattooing and how will it be making its presence felt at this year’s London Tattoo Convention?
Mark Mahoney: The Rock Star's ChoiceFriday 3 August 2018
The London Tattoo Convention's special guest, Mark Mahoney, has inked scores of famous musicians over the years, from Tupac Shakur to Johnny Thunders. Here’s how the tattoo artist's long standing relationship with the music industry began.
Meet Madame Lazonga - Seattle's First Lady of TattooMonday 30 July 2018
Vyvyn Lazonga recalls her ground-breaking beginnings in the male-dominated world of tattooing during the 1970's. Meet Vyvyn at The London Tattoo Convention this September 28-29-30th at Tobacco Dock.
Meet 4 of the best female abstract tattoo artists in the worldFriday 27 July 2018
Meet four female tattooers who have been making waves on the inking scene with their Abstract designs, and are coming to this year’s London Tattoo Convention.
Loretta Leu on the Leu family, neo-tribalism and Berber TattooingTuesday 24 July 2018
Loretta Leu relives her Moroccan odyssey and remembers the women who inspired her Berber Tattooing book.
Linked in ink: why tattoos and gangster films are brothers in armsMonday 23 July 2018
Lauded new documentary Mamma Vita Mia premieres at this September’s London Tattoo Convention. It explores the link between ink and a life inside but it’s not the only film where tattooing has a starring role. Here are 5 of the best...