Bio-mechanical realistic award winning international custom tattoo artist



Hey, I’m Holly – although I tattoo many different styles, I specialise in colour & black and grey realism.



Hello, I’m Chris – art has always been a big part of my life, growing up I really enjoyed painting and sculpting and took a lot of inspiration from tattoo art.



Hey! I’m Adrianna and I’m a tattoo artist who specialises in black work, line work and geometric tattoos.



Hi, my name is Jade and I have been tattooing in Blackpool for five years now and fell in love with the craft more and more each day.



Luke Barnes Tattoo Artist Hiya, my name is Luke and I’m honoured to be the newest addition of the inkden team, I’ve always had a […]



Pedro is specializing in black and grey and colour work.
He creates stunning realism.



Hello, my names Anna and I am the laser tattoo removal specialist in the studio.


22. 01. 2021

Biomechanical Sculptures

Biomechanical scrap sculptures In search of inspiration and reference for my tattoo designs, I have created a series of sculpture projects that represent body parts, […]

23. 07. 2024

Daren Cosgrove: Our Latest Guest Artist

At Inkden Tattoo Studio, we are thrilled to have hosted the immensely talented Daren Cosgrove as our guest artist. Daren, renowned for his intricate designs […]

20. 07. 2024


INKDEN TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR TATTOOING ·         If you are unable to attend your session, please let us know within 72 hours to avoid losing your […]

20. 07. 2024


Studio has no parking space availible for customers. Please be aware. Inkden do not cover your cost of parking or take any responsibility for any […]

20. 07. 2024

Tattoo aftercare

Gently remove cling film 3-4 hours after tattoo is finished. Wash carefully in warm water. Rinse and gently pat dry with a kitchen roll or […]


At Inkden Tattoo Studio, we are thrilled to have hosted the immensely talented Daren Cosgrove as our guest artist. Daren, renowned for his intricate designs and artistic versatility, brought his unique style to our studio, creating stunning works of art for our clients. His stay with us has been an inspiring journey, and we’re excited to share some highlights from his time here.

A Warm Welcome to Daren Cosgrove
From the moment Daren joined us, it was clear that his exceptional talent and passion for tattoo artistry would leave a lasting impact. His portfolio, filled with detailed and dynamic pieces, speaks to his mastery of various styles. Whether it’s realism, abstract, or illustrative designs, Daren’s ability to adapt and innovate sets him apart in the world of tattoo art.

Captivating Artworks and Unique Styles
During his stay, Daren created numerous pieces that captured the hearts of our clients. His approach is both meticulous and creative, ensuring that each tattoo is a personalized masterpiece. Clients praised his attention to detail and the care he took in understanding their vision, resulting in tattoos that exceeded their expectations.

Looking Forward
As Daren Cosgrove’s guest artist stint comes to an end, we look back with gratitude and admiration for the remarkable contributions he made to our studio. His artistic brilliance and dedication have left an indelible mark on Inkden Tattoo Studio, and we eagerly look forward to the possibility of welcoming him back in the future.

For those who missed the opportunity to get tattooed by Daren, stay tuned to our social media channels and website for updates on future guest artists and events. We are committed to bringing the best talents from around the world to provide our clients with exceptional tattoo experiences.

Connect with Us
Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay updated on our latest news, events, and artist collaborations. If you’re interested in booking a session or have any inquiries, feel free to contact us directly.

Thank you for being part of the Inkden Tattoo Studio community. We can’t wait to continue this artistic journey with all of you!

So, you’ve decided to venture into the captivating world of tattoo artistry. You’re ready to embrace the needles, ink, and endless possibilities that the tattoo industry offers. Yet, in a world brimming with talented tattooists, what sets apart a good artist from a great one? To achieve greatness in tattoo artistry, you’ll need more than just technical proficiency; you’ll need unwavering dedication, commitment, and the constant pursuit of improvement.

Understanding the Path Ahead

Before you dive headfirst into this thrilling yet demanding profession, it’s crucial to understand the profound commitment required. Being a tattoo artist isn’t just a cool and rebellious gig; it’s a lifestyle. The exhilarating perks come hand in hand with arduous hours and an all-encompassing devotion to the craft. Thus, it’s imperative to weigh the excitement against the dedication the profession mandates.

Embarking on the Apprenticeship Journey

To become a bona fide professional tattoo artist, you’ll need to embark on the rite of passage known as the apprenticeship. Learning from a seasoned mentor is perhaps the most effective way to hone your skills. As experienced tattooists will attest, the journey of learning never truly concludes. It’s an ongoing evolution. During your apprenticeship, be prepared to work diligently under the guidance of your mentor.

The Unceasing Pursuit of Improvement

Mastery in the art of tattooing is a dynamic, unending pursuit. The best tattoo artists understand that the learning process is perpetual. Improvement is their lifelong goal. During your free time and even on your days off, let your artistic spirit soar. Draw incessantly, always striving to better your craft. This dedication is the hallmark of a great artist.

Building Your Portfolio

Your portfolio is your artistic resume. Depending on your experience level, your portfolio should encompass a comprehensive collection of your art and tattoos. In today’s digital age, platforms like Instagram and Facebook serve as the artist’s online portfolio. Follow in the footsteps of seasoned professionals, expanding your client base and network through these platforms.

Learning from the Masters

To enhance your skills and knowledge, immerse yourself in the works of renowned tattoo artists. Seek opportunities to be inked by those you admire. It may seem unconventional, but undergoing the tattooing process can be an invaluable educational experience. Each new tattoo adds layers to your understanding and strengthens your network.

The Life of a Tattoo Artist

To transcend the realm of good tattoo artistry and reach greatness, you must commit to living and breathing the art. This profession isn’t just a job; it’s a passion, a way of life. Be prepared to embrace every facet of it, with devotion and a relentless pursuit of perfection.

In Conclusion

Becoming a truly exceptional tattoo artist is an odyssey that demands continuous dedication. You’ll be a perpetual student of the art, learning from masters, honing your craft, and building a portfolio that showcases your evolving talent. With the right balance of commitment and creativity, you can rise from being merely good to becoming a legendary tattoo artist, leaving your indelible mark in the world of body art.