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 […]

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Poppy Tiller

Resident Junior Tattoo Artist

Poppy specialises in fine line and black and grey tattoos. As one of our junior artists and being trained by Archie, her skills have progressed rapidly. Poppy started with us back in our Ringwood shop and now works as a resident artist in our Southampton studio. Unique to Poppy is her precise line work and […]

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Chris Hirakawa

Resident Tattoo Artist

Kiyoharu Hirakawa (aka Chris) is a half English, half Japanese opaque realism artist. His tattoo career began in graphite realism and has since taken him around the globe. Chris has pushed the limits of opaque black and grey firmly establishing himself as one of the best. His portfolio reflects his passion for dark realism and […]

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Diyan Ivanov

Resident Tattoo Artist

Diyan Ivanov is a multi-award winning tattoo artist, specialising in colour and black and grey realism.  With over 23 years experience and tattooing since he was 15, Diyan’s experience shows in his quality of work. Diyan started tattooing in Bulgaria, and has since had guest appearances as an artist in Holland, Germany and England.  Winning […]

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Annie Pascaru

Resident Tattoo Artist

Annie Pascaru is one of our resident artists. Annie first came to Kookie as a guest artist from Liverpool back in 2021 and we loved her so much we asked her to stay and join the team on a permanent bases.  Originally from Moldova, Annie has many years experience tattooing across the globe.  She is […]

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Cristina Ribeiro

Resident Tattoo Artist

Introducing Cristina Ribeiro aka @tiny_needlez, the newest addition to our team. Her passion for tattooing can be seen in her attention to detail and her ability to work with the client to create a unique design. Her fave styles are neo-traditional and linework. Cristina works both in colour and black and grey, and loves to add […]

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Nicole Cruz

Junior Tattoo Artist

Nicole is our Junior Tattoo Artist, trained under Archiebald Cook. Specialising in realism and fineline.

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Lottie Loolaz

Resident Tattoo Artist

Lottie’s Loolaz has a strong background in art and design and specialises in realism tattooing. Her creative passion was prominent well before she was a tattoo artist and prior to tattooing she worked as a graphic designer and studied art and design in college. Her artistic interests shifted towards tattooing and she pursued an apprenticeship […]

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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 […]

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Hannah George

Cosmetic Tattoo Artist

Hannah George is a gifted semi-permanent makeup artist with a passion for enhancing natural beauty. Since completing her training in 2014 at the prestigious Finishing Touches, Hannah has spent the last 9 years building up her permanent makeup skills in eyebrows, lips, and eyeliner, becoming a specialist in these areas. Her dedication to perfection has […]

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(Kuki) Qiping Cai

Resident Tattoo Artist

Qiping Cai or Kuki as he is known is a East Asian tattoo artist specialising in traditional Chinese and Japanese tattoo, whilst being a well rounded black and grey and colour artist. Having experience in China tattooing traditional style means Kuki’s experience is unique to our studio. Kuki’s work often revolves around the theme of […]

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Pedro Veloso

Guest Artist | 8th February – 5th May 2024

BLACK & GREY • TRIBAL • ORNAMENTAL • DOTWORK • REALISM

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Lyon Sandro

Guest Artist | 20th February – 6th April 2024

BLACK & GREY • FINELINE Renowned for his distinctive gothic black and grey style, Lyon’s portfolio showcases a blend of blackwork, realism, fineline and ornamental tattoos.  

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Lucas Lemes

Guest Artist | 2nd April – 7th May 2024

BLACK & GREY • REALISM Our black and grey phenomenon: from realism, to fineline, old school and whip shading – he’s got it covered.  

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Tulio De Paula

Guest Artist | 3rd June – 30th September 2024

REALISM • BLACK & GREY • COLOUR Joining us from Brazil, Tulio has established himself across the globe as respected name in the realm of black & grey and colour realism.

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Leo Avelar

Guest Artist | Spring/Summer 2023

BLACK & GREY • COLOUR • REALISM • GEOMETRIC •  NEO-TRADITIONAL • Tattooing for over a decade, Leo is a well established artist black & grey and colour.

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Al Correa

Guest Artist | Spring/Summer 2023

COLOUR  • NEO-TRADITIONAL • TRADITIONAL • DOTWORK • GEOMETRIC ‘Al’ as we call him is our neo-traditional ink maestro with 11 years of tattooing experience.

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