Tattoos and personal finance are two things I’m rather passionate about—which is probably a good thing, because at the end of the day tattoos are a luxury item, and luxury items require some personal finance skills. So, to begin, if you’re currently on the vibe that budgets don’t work or just aren’t for you, then this guide may not be for you.
An unfortinate issue which happens far too often sparked discussion with us here at the studio regarding tracing, copying and being inspired by other artist work and the sometimes unclear but important divide between them.
YOU as a client and tattoo collector are unique in your own individual way, and it is our job as artist to help you express that individualit...
So lets tell everyone the news, whats been happening, why its happening and ask some questions! If you've been tattooed by us or have ever sent us through a message chances are you've met Rach! She's been our all round front of house and office person since we opened and now taken the next leap... So let us introduce our new apprentice
With the release of SOLO hitting cinemas recently and may out the door, we thought we'd take a look back on some of our favourite Star Wars Tattoos done here at Shop Nine and Three Quarters. Sit back and see the force in the flesh!
1. Forever Hungry.
When Jabba the Hutt said "You will soon learn to appreciate me" he might not have expected it to be in the form of a t...
As you probably know if you've been into the studio we ADORE LEGO! But none so more than our in-house Lego master Adam C Artist! He's been collecting for pretty much his whole adult life and we thought we'd ask him some hard hitting questions about his history with Lego, his current collection, and what makes Lego such an interesting hobby and investment.
This is an expansion on our previous blog, 'You Won't Tattoo Me?' due to an increase in inquiries on this subject. We thought it would be a good idea to address some of the most frequent questions that arise with clients wanting to be tattooed while pregnant, breast feeding, or are healing an injury. So have a read of the below information and feel free to message us...
The long over due continuation of our wee 'get to know us' interviews! Sadly Keith has been sick this week but I managed to get him to send me through an email with the answers to a few insightful questions so you get to know that last member of the current crew here at Shop 9 & 3/4.
What was your first tattoo and why did you get it?
Congratulations! You have successfully gained an awesome level by completing a tattoo session! Go you! To help you on your next adventure we’ve put together a guide which lets you know how to look after your brand new tattoo.
If this is your first tattoo or even if you are a seasoned pro we recommend having a read over these aftercare instruction...