I Love Prison

This tattoo isn’t new – I did it last year – but realised I hadn’t posted about it directly before. I did it myself using a needle and thread and it took about 3 hours of patience to poke it

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Prison Tattoo Video

Video - Prison Tattoo Video

Someone sent me this video via YouTube (@splattermac) because it made them “think of me”. It’s about 6 minutes long, but is well worth watching – it shows New York tattoo artist, Scott Campbell, making a prison-style tattoo machine and

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Bottom!

A while back I posted an appeal on here for help choosing a new text-based tattoo. And so about a month ago I got it done. I decided to go for “Common sense is not all that common” – partly

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3 Tattoos in 3 Days

I was very bored this weekend and at a bit of a loose end, so I ended up getting 3 new tattoos. Two of them were by Liam Sparkes at Shangri-la and the other one was by Ben Nuthink at

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Ego Surfing (because I’m worth it)

I did a little bit of “ego surfing” last night before bed. And why not? I’ve mentioned before that I’ll never be top of the rankings for “Tom Fogarty” – as there’s just too many famous Tom Fogartys about. Some

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Neglected Blog

Dear blog, sorry for neglecting you – I will start adding regular posts again soon. I promise. Love, Tom xxx In the meantime, here’s a picture of a sexy Russian criminal to keep you moist…

Russian Criminal Owl Tattoo

Not blogged in ages, been really busy. If you follow this Blog, you’ll know that a few weeks ago I went to Primavera Sound, and was quite excited about it. To mark the occasion I decided to get a tattoo

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List Mania 5: Tattoo Artists

It’s been a while, but I thought it was time for another Monday Night List Mania. I’ve not blogged much lately because I’ve been doing long hours at work, which has pretty much made me hate computers in my spare

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Tattoo Help Needed!

Warning: this will be a bit of a peculiar blog post. Just for change. I’ve not had much sleep lately – tonight was meant to be an early night – but instead I find myself at 1am, tipsy on Scotch,

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15 Minutes of Fame

Being the boring sod/IT dweeb that I am, I check my site stats in Google Analytics daily. I was interested to see that I’m getting quite a few click-through hits from a Russian Live Journal site. I have no idea

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