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Here you find a big bunch of fun interesting facts about us, our studio and the world of tattooing

Fun Facts

In this section you will find some interesting fun facts. Either about our artists, our studio. Or even some interesting facts regarding tattooing.




Tony Gartland
  • Favourite colours: (red/black)
  • Top movies: (Terminator 1, 2 - LOTR - The Thing - RoboCop - Tron Legacy)

  • Who’s your favourite tattoo artist: (I haven't really found an artist that specialises in everything I like if that makes sense, I like various styles specifically realism, horror, sci-fi pop culture etc. I'm also fond of bold colours so I would say the Instagram artists that do interest me are @egg_ink (Kyle Williams) and @_mashkow_ Alexey Maskov @omomtattoo Aaron Olaguivel

  • Favourite music: (80's, 90's Rock and dance, Trance, melodic trance, synthwave)

  • Favourite quote: (You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.)

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years: (I'm modest and would just like some recognition for what I do. But in 5 years time I will be transferring what I do on paper to skin and then some)

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  • Favourite colours: (black and gold)
  • Top 5 movies: (the godfather 1,2,3,4,5)

  • Who’s your favourite tattoo artist: (I don’t have one in particular but instead I choose to inspire myself from as many artists as I can)

  • Favourite music: (rap)

  • Favourite quote: (everything in life happens for a reason)

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years: (multi award winning tattoo artist and one of the top in uk)