Reopening and Homage to Tattooing in the UK

Reopening and Homage to Tattooing in the UK By Denis from Vivid Ink Wolverhampton We interrupt the usual program this week for a celebratory post in honour of the reopening of the Vivid Ink tattoo studios. We know you have been waiting as impatiently and eagerly as the artists for things to get [...]

By |2021-04-12T19:16:11+01:00April 12th, 2021|tattoo history, Tattoo News|Comments Off on Reopening and Homage to Tattooing in the UK

Ten Years of Vivid Ink – a Look Back at 2011

Ten Years of Vivid Ink - a Look Back at 2011 Last week, it was ten years to the day since Vivid Ink Birmingham opened its doors and the tattooing machines began buzzing inside. While it is way quieter on this anniversary than anyone would have liked, it is still just a small part of [...]

By |2021-03-11T16:41:35+00:00March 11th, 2021|tattoo history, Tattoo News|Comments Off on Ten Years of Vivid Ink – a Look Back at 2011

More Title Fight Tattoos – UFC 259

More Title Fight Tattoos - UFC 259 Saturday, March 6th, is the night of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 259. We have already highlighted the tattoos of the main contender for the light heavyweight title against Jan Blachowicz, Israel Adesanya. However, as International Women's Day on March 8th is coming up, it would be amiss of us [...]

By |2021-03-06T19:49:38+00:00March 6th, 2021|Tattoo News|Comments Off on More Title Fight Tattoos – UFC 259

Alternative Valentine’s Day Tattoos

Alternative Valentine's Day Tattoos Still thinking about a present for your significant other/best friend/child’s favourite adopted aunt/mad crush whom you social media stalk (but holding back on the likes not to seem too keen) for Valentine’s Day? Sure, cards are lovely, and flowers are pretty, but a gift certificate for a unique tattoo all [...]

By |2021-02-15T06:30:11+00:00February 14th, 2021|Tattoo News|Comments Off on Alternative Valentine’s Day Tattoos

The End of an Era and the Future of Tattoo Conventions

The End of an Era and the Future of Tattoo Conventions As the past year has taught us, there is nothing we can truly take for granted. Businesses that seemed set for growth have wobbled, travel to faraway countries is off the table. Even taking the bus to go see relatives a few towns away [...]

By |2021-02-01T09:21:15+00:00January 31st, 2021|Tattoo Convention, Tattoo News|Comments Off on The End of an Era and the Future of Tattoo Conventions

Vivid Ink Coventry – in progress

We cannot wait to show you what we have been working on! We thought we would give everybody a glimpse into the work which has been commencing on the 10th Vivid Ink Tattoo shop in Coventry, the studio is looking fantastic if we do say so ourselves and we really look forward to showing [...]

By |2021-01-15T13:57:13+00:00January 14th, 2021|Tattoo News|Comments Off on Vivid Ink Coventry – in progress

Were still here

We are still here So, unless you have been hiding under a rock, which may seem like a good idea at the moment, I think it’s fair to say you know the U.K is in another national lockdown, what does this mean for tattoo studios?  Unfortunately, it means we have had to temporarily close [...]

By |2021-01-12T13:04:25+00:00January 12th, 2021|Tattoo News|Comments Off on Were still here

The Year in Review – 2020 and the Growth of the Vivid Ink community

The Year in Review - 2020 and the Growth of the Vivid Ink community The past twelve months may go down in history as the ‘year that shall not be named’. Kind of like a hex, or a curse you throw at someone. Something along the likes of ‘I hope you will spend the rest [...]

By |2021-01-01T08:40:02+00:00December 31st, 2020|Tattoo News|Comments Off on The Year in Review – 2020 and the Growth of the Vivid Ink community

Vivid Ink Derby – Now open

Vivid Ink Derby Now Open It is with great pride that we have opened our doors for all tattooing services in our derby studio this week,Vivid Ink Derby launched on Tuesday the 8th of December and the reception has been nothing short of fantastic. Amazing feedback from the local residents has been received on [...]

By |2020-12-12T13:14:41+00:00December 12th, 2020|Tattoo News|Comments Off on Vivid Ink Derby – Now open

Christmas Themed Tattoos

Christmas Themed Tattoos Joy to the world, tattoo studios are back and reopened following lockdown 2.0! Just in time for you to get all inked-up for the holidays. Or to wish for donations for your next piece. While Christmas may certainly look a little different this year, it is still a time to tune into [...]

By |2020-12-07T07:51:14+00:00December 6th, 2020|Tattoo News|Comments Off on Christmas Themed Tattoos