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Reducing Plastic Pollution: Our Journey BeginsTuesday 30 July 2019
The London Tattoo Convention is the number one tattoo convention in the world and it is important for us to lead by example. We are proud to say that the 2019 London Tattoo Convention sees the launch of our journey to reduce plastic in our industry.
'The Tattoo Fan Club' - a charity art exhibition by Stef BastianSunday 28 July 2019
Tattoo artist Stef Bastian returns to The London Tattoo Convention with his second group exhibition 'The Tattoo Fan Club'. Over 200 artists will be contributing customised Japanese fans, with proceeds from the sales benefitting charity Operation Underground Railroad.
15 of the best: Japanese-Style Tattoo ArtistsSunday 28 July 2019
Japanese-style tattoos might be frowned upon in the land where they originated, but they’ve become increasingly trendy across the globe in recent years. Come and meet the finest purveyors of this elegant art-form at September’s London Tattoo Convention.
The Evolution of the Pin-Up GirlSunday 28 July 2019
She’s beautiful, she’s saucy and she has over 100 years of history behind her. The Pin-Up Girl comes in all shapes and forms and in our latest blog we take a look at her origins and how she became the icon she is today.
London Tattoo Convention 2019 Poster Art by Christopher Conn AskewFriday 12 July 2019
We are honoured to reveal the final poster for The London Tattoo Convention's 15th Anniversary show, by tattoo artist and painter Christopher Conn Askew.
15 Of The Best: Blackwork and Ornamental Tattoo ArtistsFriday 5 July 2019
Blackwork tattoos may only boast one single colour, but the genre has a variety of different styles that span the globe. At September’s London Tattoo Convention, we have some of the world’s greatest blackwork and ornamental tattooists, showcasing tribal styles from Hindu, Samoan, Japanese, Thailand, Berber, and Viking cultures...