10th Florence Tattoo Convention

Extras - Issue 25

HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine attended Florence Tattoo Convention for the first time and spend three fantastic days full of tattoos & tattooing, meeting good friends from the international tattoo community, great music, a diverse art exhibition, interesting shows, quality food, entertainment until early in the morning, and all this in a festive environment as this year Florence Tattoo Convention celebrated 10 years. 

The convention took place on Friday the 3d, Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th of November at the majestic Florence of Italy, in Fortezza da Basso, a 14th century fort, and attracted thousands of visitors. 

This year more than 330 tattoo artists from all over the world that specialise both in electric and hand tattooing, participated. There were quite a few Greek tattooists among the participants from various tattoo studios, among Moth and Rose Tattoo Shop, Sake Tattoo Crew, Dr. Pepper Tattoo Shop, Prive Tattoo, 7th Sense Tattoo, Dildo Tattoo Studio, Dirty Roses Tattoo, Honest Tattoo, Teo Tattoo, while HeartbeatInk had his own stand.

We would like to thank the organisers for the kind invitation and the warm hospitality.

Words by HeartbeatInk Team.
Photos by Ino Mei.