Tannika is a passionate tattoo artist who has spent her whole life In and around tattoo studios. From a young age she has had the privilege of being around some of the most well known artists of their time, who helped to nurture her love for art and body modification, and took the time and effort to ‘show her the ropes’ of the industry ensuring she really does know the trade from the ground up.
Tannika began her training at around 10 years old when her father would show her how to solder needles onto bars and the way to properly clean his tattoo machines, then at around 15 he would show her how to take tattoo machines apart and put them back together and how to figure out how why equipment wasn’t working. Tannika began to perform piercings in 2007, with tattooing beginning soon after and during her career she has grown an in depth understanding of tattoo art and cosmetic piercings as well as becoming knowledgeable in aesthetic procedures such as micro-needling and scar reduction.
Tannika has co-organised some amazing tattoo conventions as well and appearing on news and radio promoting hygiene around tattooing and body piercing and safe procedure. She is well versed in health and safety and you can rest assured that you are in safe hands when you are working with her. She has an extraordinary eye and a certain intuition that allows
her to tease and pull fragments from her clients minds that quite often bring a whole new level to their idea or plan and the meaning behind it thus allowing a perfect and uniquely tailored tattoo to be executed.