Welcome to our new blog, which will be bursting with the latest in counter-cultural graphics, street art and fashion, street food and much, much more, along with the latest titles and exciting news from Graffito.
First up, it's our pleasure to announce that New Blood Tattoo will be on sale on the 16th of June!
The world of tattoo has changed dramatically over the past 10 years, with skin art becoming more and more ubiquitous. Along with this, there's been an explosion of creativity, with a fantastic group of young new artists from the U.S., Europe, Japan, Brazil and China entering the market and redefining the genre.
Following on from Beyond Tattoo, Allan Graves, owner of London's renowned Haunted, takes an up-to-the-minute look at the international vanguard of tattoo artists and the cutting-edge blends of disparate art styles and genres that reflect the way tattoo artists are now working. Witness the world's best boldly mix elements as diverse as Hindu and European medievalism, Old Skool with Japanese influences, Mexican Dia de los Muertos with East Coast urban grit - to name but a few.
New Blood Tattoo is packed with vibrant, striking imagery and innovative designs and is a must-have whether you are looking to get inked or a tattoo artist looking for fresh inspiration.
Check back on the 16th of June to find out more and to order your copy!