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Christchurch Tattoos
Otautahi Tattoo in the new year in Christchurch

Good afternoon all you beautiful people! We've kick off into 2017 with gusto, we've been cranking busy since opening on the 2nd, we've been flat out each and every day with the boys tattooing back to back all day this week and it's been a...

2017 in Auckland with Otautahi Tattoo

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year guys!! wow, 2016 is over and 2k17 is HERE!! We've had an epic end to the year, we've had a good couple of days off over this break period and now we're back at it for the year, ripping into...

New Snow and New Tattoos!

Well guys, it's finally happened, the snow is here in Queenstown!! We've finally had a good dump of snow on the mountains, and they are looking beautiful! We can now really get ready for winter to kick in full force and with the predictions being more...

Fresh website, new blog, fresh snow and more!

G'day guys! We're off and underway with our new website, it's been up for a wee while and the final tweaks and changes have been made! we've got the finished product up and ready for action!! we've changed up the displays totally, a new visual...

Auckland Tattoo Studio
OTAUTAHI Blog is back

Hey guys, we decided it was time to start up a blog again and get some words out to keep you all informed of some cool stuff happening at Otautahi! We've just  been informed of an upcoming L&P commercial where they're searching for some tattooed males to get...

2012 ICNZ MMA FIGHT NIGHT

So the ICNZ MMA Fight Night was on this saturday and it was a goodie! some wicked bouts with some great fighters. we as the main sponsors had s couple of lovely ladies out with Otautahi singlets on as the ring girls for the night....

NEW TATTOO ARTIST JOINS OTAUTAHI

So we've got a nwe guest artist starting up with us! her name is Marie Melou and she has some dope color realism work! she specializes in color photo realism and cartoon/new school style pieces with crazy imagery and super bold color! Having recently sold her...

2012 HALLOWEEN TATTOOS

So we're getting into Summer now and the sun is actually showing us that we're almost there! fingers crossed it holds out and we get a real summer for the first time in several years!! September and October have breezed past with some awesome highlights...

I GOT THIS!

"My greatest wish is to host a charity bash with the purpose to raise funds for CanTeen in thanking them for their awesome support but also to help them to continue doing what they do for the many youth of Aotearoa who are battling cancer"...

MOKO KANOHI

Today we had the privilege  of Mike Sokolich's whanau come in and Sing some tino Aatahua waiata while Mike had the honor of tattoing his fathers Moko Kanohi. His Moko representing himself and his brothers and taking his brothers to seventy with him being the only...

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF…

It's been an awesome week here at Otautahi and it's not even over! We've had some killer pieces underway, some very promising reworking on monday helping reshape and completely redefine someones ta moko into a beautiful representation of themselves! Tuesday blasted through with half sleeves...

EUROPE!

So Brad and Brock are back from Europe now and have had an amazing time by the sounds of it! Otautahi banner They started off in Hamme working at the convention there working a few amazing pieces, from there Brad and his wife headed to colone and...

HAND HELD WEBSITE ACTION!

Morena guys! the long weekend is here and as you'd expect, we're still open! no rest for the wicked they say and the boys here are still going hard through the public holidays. In other news we have just recently gotten our mobile website live and...

HORITSUGU IS COMING…

We have some very god new to share with all our followers! We are having the irezumi master Horitsugu come and work a guest spot with us in two weeks! he will be here through until early september as of now so there is a...