About Us

Premium award winning tattooing in Southampton using the finest inks. Also offering piercing, laser tattoo removal, semi-permanent make up and scalp micro-pigmentation using state of the art methods. The best known tattoo studio in Southampton, Bournemouth, Salisbury, Hampshire and Dorset and surrounding areas. Brought to you by multiple award winning artist by Archiebald Cook and his team.

Email us at info@kookietattoo.com or give us a call on 023 8063 7010



Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm Sunday Closed

The Artists

Archiebald Cook is a multiple award winning artist with a highly skilled team of artists at his Southampton tattoo studio. Take a look below...

Archiebald Cook

Senior Resident Tattoo Artist

Archiebald Cook started tattooing at the age of 9 mentored by his father, Matt Cook of the Sharp Practice. In his teenage years he had been recognised by multiple magazines for his work, moving on to win awards in various categories around England. Archiebald is also the tattooist of international footballers.

Building a solid reputation in many styles of tattooing, Archie’s experience and determination to be the best tattooist he can shows in all of his work.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Cameron Slaven

Resident Junior Tattoo Artist

Cam is Kookie Tattoo’s Junior Artist – trained under Archiebald Cook. Using his OCD to his advantage Cam has made a strong reputation. Cam is an all rounder but has flourished with black and grey realism.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Poppy Tiller

Resident Junior Tattoo Artist

Poppy’s skill in illustrated drawing and a keen eye for art translates seamlessly into her tattooing. Poppy has a broad tattooing capability and is happy to tattoo most styles but will always flourish in fineline blackwork.

As her portfolio shows she has a natural understanding of both technical and artistic sides.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Cristiano Fantin

Resident Tattoo Artist

Cristiano has over 25 years tattooing experience in all styles and has worked in some of Englands most prestigious studios, with a love for black and grey realism finalise blackwork and oriental. Cristianos wealth of experience and knowledge mean he is the perfect artist for any project.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Annie Pascaru

Resident Tattoo Artist

Annie is our current guest artist normally based in Liverpool. She is confident in many styles with a number of years of experience behind her. She is confident in black and grey realism, line work, graphic tattoos and old school.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Maddy Connor

Cosmetic Tattoo Artist

Maddy is a Semi-permanent makeup artist from Hampshire. Specialising in eyebrows and scalp mico-pigmentation, Maddy offers a range of treatments including eyelash enhancement, eyeliner, lip blush, eyebrows, ombré brow, hair strokes and powder.
With a VTCT level 4 qualification and several years of experience in the beauty industry, she has a lot of experience in creating semi-permanent make up that is unique to each and every person!

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Nicole Cruz

Apprentice Tattoo Artist

Nicole is our Apprentice Tattoo Artist, starting with us in 2022. She has been creative since a young age, practising traditional art by drawing and painting. In the past year, Nicole has developed onto practising realism art. Nicole has trained under Archie and has advanced her tattooing skill very quickly. She has a keen interest in realism and American traditional tattoo and is now taking bookings.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Oleg Romanov

Guest Artist | 28th – 9th July 2022

Oleg Romanov is a well established, Russian artist who has been tattooing for the last decade.

His passion is black and grey realism which is apparent in his immaculate work – distinguished by fine details and contrast.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Virginia Calderon

Guest Artist | 11th – 16th July 2022

Tattooing since 2017, Virginia joins us from Andalusia, Spain. She is confident in a range of styles with her speciality being in black and grey. Here for a limited time only she joins us from the 11th – 16th of July 2022.

Get in touch with the studio to book yours now.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Dean O’Shea

Guest Artist | 11th – 14th July 2022

Dean O’Shea joins us for his second. Dean started learning tattooing in 2015 and is a resident artist in Hampshire. He specialises in dotwork, mandalas, geometric, ornamental and formal whip shading.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Heidi Hyom

Guest Artist | 19th & 20th July 2022

Heidi joins us from Hampshire for her second guest spot this year, she is well experienced artist and specialises in realism and micro portraits.

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Cesar Rodriguez

Guest Artist | Dates released soon

Cesar started his career as a tattooist at a young age in USA where he learned black and grey heavily influenced by Mexican culture where he originates from. Cesar boasts a pure talent in freehand script but can take on any style

For bookings email info@kookietattoo.com

Getting to the Studio

The Kookie Tattoo shop is based in Southampton, Hampshire. Commutable distance from Salisbury and Bournemouth.

114 High St, Southampton SO14 2AA

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Get in Touch

If you would like to get in touch with any enquiries or to book, email info@kookietattoo.com or give us a ring on 023 8063 7010.