dotwork: charles boday-tattoos and photography
some of the mock-ups for the handpoke book I’m editing featuring 23 of the world’s best professional tattooers who handpoke partly or exclusively. due out fall 2014…i’ll keep you posted!

some of the mock-ups for the handpoke book I’m editing featuring 23 of the world’s best professional tattooers who handpoke partly or exclusively. due out fall 2014…i’ll keep you posted!

Hey, can I have your email? I really want a tattoo from you and I will be in NYC during march break and I have a few questions.

sure. you can reach me at tupilak10301@gmail.com

Martha’s memorial for her late friend Mim. An LA resident (night blooming jasmine to reference that) and a Summerhillian (the orange and black for that!). Entirely handpoked.

Martha’s memorial for her late friend Mim. An LA resident (night blooming jasmine to reference that) and a Summerhillian (the orange and black for that!). Entirely handpoked.

chris’s ouroboros anklet styled after a native American image

chris’s ouroboros anklet styled after a native American image

oz-fest (sydney): trevor’s reminder!
(all non-machine work)

oz-fest (sydney): trevor’s reminder!

(all non-machine work)

oz-fest (sydney): jenny’s ‘subtle’ (!) celtic triple spiral
(non-machine work)

oz-fest (sydney): jenny’s ‘subtle’ (!) celtic triple spiral

(non-machine work)

oz-fest (sydney)…jane’s ancient greek crab
(all work by hand/no machine)

oz-fest (sydney)…jane’s ancient greek crab

(all work by hand/no machine)

Haida-style sun and moon combo on Kevyn

Haida-style sun and moon combo on Kevyn

tattooer extraordinaire of IN2U London and Brighton, alex binnie’s new book of woodcut portraits of friends and colleagues is out. i edited the text, and am incredibly proud to have been involved in something so beautiful. the book is a limited edition, available thru kintaro publishing.

tattooer extraordinaire of IN2U London and Brighton, alex binnie’s new book of woodcut portraits of friends and colleagues is out. i edited the text, and am incredibly proud to have been involved in something so beautiful. the book is a limited edition, available thru kintaro publishing.

an exception to posting only my own work! i met ferank manseed on a recent trip to newcastle and he did this exquisite geometry on my hand…i include the chopsticks that helped in the work! you can check out more of his work on facebook.