Tradition Vs Modern

Posted on 17th August, 2016

I learnt to tattoo 22 years ago using coil machines with their daily fluctuations in character and mood. Some days they purr to you like a kitten, others they roar like a lion and quite frankly some days they were more like a woman with PMS! But they were made with passion and love by

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A tattoo to mark the end of a journey.

Posted on 13th July, 2015 tattooed nipple to cover mastectomy scar

I was very honoured to be asked to do such a special tattoo for my clients wife. Her first tattoo and one that marks the end of a traumatic journey. I have tattooed over mastectomy scars many times and each time I am touched and honored to have been chosen for such a sensitive project.

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Posted on 4th July, 2015

UNITY is located on The Mount in the small medieval market town of Shrewsbury bordering the Welsh countryside, which sits inside a loop of the River Severn The studio is private which is situated from a residential address (you will not be arriving at a shop). This means there is free on street parking if

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Planning your tattoo.

Posted on 10th February, 2015 KRIS,fu dog,backpiece,tattoo,Jo Harrison

I get asked about the best way to plan a tattoo all the time so I thought I should write a blog about it. Firstly try to decide on your subject matter and placement. Look outside of tattoos and especially outside tattoo fashions for ideas, collect images or ideas if you want to but don’t

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Appointments open for 2015.

Posted on 23rd November, 2014 Font Candy

Just a few spaces left for early 2015, contact Modern Body Art to book! New clients welcome…

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LAETUS renascentia

Posted on 10th November, 2014 ,jo harrison,tattoo,bodysuit,jade allison,phoenix

The Phoenix is a symbol of our creative transformation.  This mythical bird consumes itself in flames to be reborn new from its ashes and symbolises the choice we each possess to recreate ourselves. The beginning of Jade’s journey, her initial tattoo and the laser process to make way for the new tattoo…  My very loose

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Autumn fires.

Posted on 10th November, 2014 JO HARRISON flower

A few pieces from this year inspired by our delicious autumn! Capturing colourful days, cool nights, and nature’s splendour. October’s Party. October gave a party; The leaves by hundreds came – The Chestnuts, Oaks, and Maples, And leaves of every name. The Sunshine spread a carpet, And everything was grand, Miss Weather led the dancing,

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Posted on 28th October, 2014 Hanumantra & Jo designing

A huge warm welcome and thank you for taking the time to visit our new site, we are super excited to be sharing it with you. Un1ty was just an aspiration until the year of the horse presented us with our dream location. We have had many months of blood, sweat and tears; not just

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