Elianna Zoura

People - Issue 16

People get tattooed for different reasons. For me tattooing is an art form that expresses my personality and my lifestyle. As an idea, tattoo first “entered” my mind when I was at the elementary school. I remember the first time I ever saw a tattoo in my life... It was when I was at my uncle's house and saw a friend of his with two sleeves. It was at that moment when I realized that I wanted, like crazy, to fill my body with tattoos. Of course my mother wasn’t delighted at all to hear that, since I was the only girl at school that was “hysterically” asking for a tattoo. When I was in high school, I kept pressuring my mother to allow me to have a tattoo, but the answer was "when you become eighteen, you can do whatever you want". When I was fourteen, I secretly went with an acquaintance of mine at a house, where I had my first tattoo done. Since then I consider myself to be addicted.

Name: Elianna Zoura
Profession: I am not working yet.
Residence: Vrilissia.

How many tattoos do you have? 

Fourteen. 

Which artist(s) did your tattoos? 

Dane, Billy Hay, Deathpop Mole.

Which tattoo is your first and which one was your latest? 

First: at my nape, done at a house.
Last: the continuation of my arm at Mole (One Love).

Which tattoo is your favourite and why? 

The tattoo at my shin, because I consider it to be as the best design I have so far.
    
Which tattoo artist do you admire? 

Emily Rose, Myke Chambers, Dane, Mole.

Which tattoo style do you like best? 

Old School ♥.

Do you regret getting any of your tattoos, if so why? 

Not yet.

Have you done a cover up and if so what exactly? 

No, but I intend to cover up my first tattoo.

Have tattoos affected your life? If so, in what way?  

Both positively and negatively on how people perceive me. 

Do you have an activity of yours that you would like to mention? 

I study a lot about psychology.

Elianna wears a Liquorbrand t-shirt from Monsterville clothing store.

HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine would like kindly to thank Jason Leontidis for the realisation of the photoshoot and Blinky Bar (Athanasias 4, Plastira Square, Pangrati) for the hospitality.

The Liquorbrand t-shirt that Elianna wears in the photoshoot is from Monsterville clothing store (Spyrou Trikoupi 10, Exarcheia & Kolokotroni 9, Chalandri).

Photos by Ino Mei.

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