Louis Molloy: From Tattoo Artist to Celebrity

By Rachael Harrington Louis Molloy started off in tattooing in the backstreets of Manchester, England in the 1970s. Back then, tattooing had just begun to grow beyond its ‘sailors and whores’ image in the West, being firmly adopted by the counter-culture. Then, around the time Louis made his first tentative steps into

Noon Tattoo Artist Magazine #30 Article Preview

Interview By Gene Coffey  Gene Coffey: There are a lot of people in Europe now that do your style. Noon: Well, not really my style. They’re definitely influenced by your style though... Yes, they’re influenced. There are some people that try to make copies every time. Like Bugs has been copied a lot, or

Phil Kyle: Operation Education

By Phil Kyle I am going to touch base on the subject. All you folks out there allowing your "friends" to "tattoo" you with dodgy equipment and NO EXPERIENCE or PROPER TRAINING need to wake up... along with the folks that are scarring you up! You think they are doing you a favor because