2012 New Plymouth Tattoo Festival

How awesome was it of the New Zealand Tattoo and Art Festival to schedule everything for the weekend just before my birthday? I KNOW!! Thanks guys! The last post I wrote was partly inspired by this last weekend – the photograph was taken on the west coast shores of New Plymouth, on the board walk that stretches 6km between the…

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Tattoo Thursday

Tomorrow is Tattoo Thursday down at Dr Morse Inc. in Wellington and its safe to say that I am super excited for lots of reasons. I get to see the new studio which Simon and his apprentice Char (Nursey No Mercy) moved in to in June 2012, I get to see my tattoo sisters Gillian and Michelle, I get to…

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Sent ourselves to Wellington – aka Tattoo Thursday

WARNING: This post contains lots of photographs!!  Having a tattoo session booked with Simon for some more work on my sleeve was a great excuse for a mini break – and for Ken and my first weekend ‘away’ together. I had an ulterior motive as well … I really wanted to introduce him to my best friend Sarah.  And to…

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December 2011 iPhone Collage

Again it is a little later – but I’ve been travelling! I’ve spent the better part of the last three weeks going up and down and around the North Island and it has been fabulous – more on that later.  Birthday baking – treats from Jackson (and Maresa) diver theory my photo made the Popular page of 365project.org me and…

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Much Love Monday – No Moan Monday

It is so very very nearly Christmas holidays.  The day when I finish work is so close that it is hard to feel stressed or be down about anything today. I have spent the weekend waiting for the weather to settle down.  Come on summer – it is the middle of December – where on earth are you!!?? To celebrate…

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Mermaseille Stage Two

Its two weeks after my last sitting – actually it is not even two weeks – and she has completely healed! Simon has added more colour, water and bubbles.  Well as you can see above. Loving it!!  We’ve even sketched out Stage Three. And once again, Mermaseille is being healed by Tinkture.  I LOVE TINKTURE!

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