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Japanese popculture tattoos

Japanese popculture tattoos

Japanese anime and manga are definitely one of the reasons why o many people fall in love with this country. S […]

Samurai Museum in Shinjuku

Samurai Museum in Shinjuku

Most of our customers are visitors to Japan and they often ask us for recommendations. Since we are located in […]

Hydrangea and rainy season

Hydrangea and rainy season

June is the start of the rainy season in Japan. Prepare your umbrellas if you are going to visit Tokyo this mo […]

Hanazono Shrine in Shinjuku

Hanazono Shrine in Shinjuku

Our studio is located about 10 minutes on foot from Shinjuku Station — close to some rather interesting […]

Freehand tebori koi fish tattoo

Freehand tebori koi fish tattoo

Besides electric tattooing, we also offer traditional Japanese handpoke (tebori) tattoos. Our artist Nishi has […]

Realistic tattoos at Japan Tattoo

Realistic tattoos at Japan Tattoo

What comes to your mind when you hear “japanese  art”? Probably ukiyoe (woodblock prints), ink was […]

Tebori tattoo experience in Tokyo // ...

Tebori tattoo experience in Tokyo // Japan Tattoo Studio

Tebori 手彫り is a traditional Japanese tattooing technique (手= hand, 彫る= carve). Some time ago we mentioned that […]

Cherry Blossom season is here!

Cherry Blossom season is here!

Cherry blossoms are one of the first things that come to mind when you think of Japan or things that represent […]

Kitsune mask tattoos

Kitsune mask tattoos

Kitsune (=fox) mask is a very popular tattoo motif. Kitsune is a mischievous creature in Japanese folklore &#8 […]

The Great Wave of Kanagawa tattoo var...

The Great Wave of Kanagawa tattoo variations

The Great Wave of Kanagawa is one of the most famous woodblock prints by Hokusai. No wonder there are a lot of […]