Tattoo Masters
Tattoo Masters

Tattoo Masters

ART

128 Pages, 7.5 x 9.75

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $24.95 (US $24.95) (CA $29.95)

Publication Date: March 2016

ISBN 9781910552087

Rights: US & CA

Michael O'Mara Books (Mar 2016)
LOM Art

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Overview

Tattoo artist Lal Hardy examines some of the best-known names in the tattoo business, and how they got to the topRenowned tattoo artist Lal Hardy introduces some of the world's most esteemed tattoo artists, and selects some of their finest work. One of the most popular modern art forms, tattoos are everywhere and the designs have come a long way from the traditional roses, Celtic crosses, and Chinese symbols. Tattoo Masters features some of the most pioneering and well-known names, such as Bob Tyrrell, Horiyoshi 3, Joe Capobianco, Louis Molloy, Valerie Vargas, Paul Booth, Filip Leu, and Freddy Negrete. For each artist, Lal outlines how and why they have become influential and revered within the tattoo world. Descriptions of the artists are accompanied by over 250 color photographs. Written by someone in the heart of this vibrant and constantly evolving world, Tattoo Masters is a fascinating guide to the artists who are creating some of the most imaginative and exciting tattoo art today.

Author Biography

Lal Hardy is the proprietor of New Wave Tattoo. He has tattooed a remarkable variety of celebrities, from Premier League soccer players to rock stars and movie actors.