Black & Grey
Stylised / Lined
shoulder peony (+some remaining pen)
all of the above were done 2018-19
| Traditional & Neo Traditional
adding to existing lettering 2012
trad snake & knife
| Symbols & Lettering
Braille 'I Love You'
Old English font, client requ
adding to existing work by another artist
Magic number 3
postage stamp for a traveller
lining process 2018
| Japanese / Eastern
custom koi sleeve, 2020
Difficult cover up of large lettering 2014
An old one on Joe, one of my first customers
I tattooed this symbol on my own ribs back in 2010 when I was an apprentice. It is Kanji for 'Chi' / ki / Qi, and would be the first of many tattoos I'd do on myself.
Eastern symbol tattoos on westerners are often seen as distateful ...but I was always fascinated by Eastern principles, brush stroke art and calligraphy, as well as the concept of messages or language not being immediately readable by others (more personal).
A tricky cover of a tribal band. One session
left on this full custom Japanese sleeve
| Geometry & Dotwork
A unique and fun project encorporating the most influential equations from history, on a scientist. I took the geometry from particle collision tracks
chest dotwork, custom design
intricate inner upper arm piece, 2019
geometry, filigree & floral mix
I loved this piece and the mashup style which suits the higher power theme.
On a friend and artist, designed on the fly, on the day
This style works well on brown skin