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            Tattooed History: The Story of Mokomokai
             

            Tattooed History: The Story of Mokomokai (Paperback)

            By Paterson, Robert Kirkwood

            • RRP: $115.00
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            Tattooed History: The Story of Mokomokai presents in a new way, and in a new light, the ancient art of tattooing among the Maori people.

            ISBN 9788874399659
            Released NZ 28 Oct 2021
            Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            14 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Te Kuia Moko: The Last Tattooed Maori Women
             

            Te Kuia Moko: The Last Tattooed Maori Women (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

            By Sangl, Harry; Commentaries by Penfold, Merimeri; Simmons, David

            • RRP: $65.00
            • $58.50
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            * Limited edition paperback of highly regarded painting collection * Each portrait accompanied with a biography given by the kuia * A classic collection of important tattooing

            ISBN 9780947506773
            Published NZ 16 Jun 2020
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age General Audience
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            119 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The POLYNESIAN TATTOO Handbook: Practical guide to creating meaningful Polynesian tattoos
               

            The POLYNESIAN TATTOO Handbook: Practical guide to creating meaningful Polynesian tattoos (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gemori, Roberto

            • RRP: $44.50
            • $38.17
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            Practical guide to creating meaningful Polynesian tattoos. List of symbols and their meanings. Quick reference to find the right symbols for the desired meanings. Positioning the elements. Step by step creation process. Live examples and case studies. A lot more!

            ISBN 9788890601651
            Publisher Tattootribes
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Polynesian Tattoos
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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            New Zealand Tattoo: in the Home of the Tattooists Art
              

            New Zealand Tattoo: in the Home of the Tattooists Art (Hardback)

            By Hoult, Chris; Forbes, Steve

            • RRP: $50.00
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            We have tattooing in the blood in New Zealand, and styles worn with pride here in Aotearoa are appreciated worldwide by admirers of beautiful design. And in the early 2010s, tattooing is going through a renaissance. Chris Hoult immersed himself in the Kiwi tattoo scene from 2011 ...and 2012, and brought writer-musician Steve Forbes along for the ride.What they record in New Zealand Tattoo is the view from the studios of New Zealand now, with profiles of leading tattoists including Merv OConnor, Gordon Hatfield, Monique Mataga, Jason Parkinson and Te Rangitu Netana. Combining stunning photography and snappy text, New Zealand Tattoo is a contemporary celebration of tattooing here in its three rich tradiions: Ta Moko (Maori tattoo), Tatau (Pacific Islands tattoo) and Tattoo (European and Asian forms).
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            ISBN 9781877514470
            Published NZ 16 Oct 2012
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            74 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            High Voltage Tattoo
             

            High Voltage Tattoo (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By Von D, Kat

            • RRP: $64.99
            • $48.74
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            Features the work of and profiles of/interviews with a range of contemporary tattoo artists. This book includes lots of profiles of interviews with people who have interesting tattoos and the stories behind them. It is suitable for the younger demographic that actively gets tatto...os.
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            ISBN 9780061684388
            Released NZ 10 Mar 2009
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            Tatau: A History of Samoan Tattooing: 2018
             

            Tatau: A History of Samoan Tattooing: 2018 (Hardback)

            By Mallon, Sean; Galliot, Sebastien

            • RRP: $75.00
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            Tatau: A Cultural History of Samoan Tattooing is the first publication to examine 3000 years of Samoan tatau. Through a chronology rich with people, encounters and events it describes how Samoan tattooing has been shaped by local and external forces of change over many centuries.

            ISBN 9780994136244
            Published NZ 16 Aug 2018
            Publisher Te Papa Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            839 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Art of Tattoo: An Insider's Look at a Tattoo Artist's Inspirations, Designs, and Hard-Won Advice

            Art of Tattoo: An Insider's Look at a Tattoo Artist's Inspirations, Designs, and Hard-Won Advice (Hardback)

            By Massacre, Megan

            • RRP: $50.00
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            Megan Massacre, one of the world's most popular tattoo artists, alternative models, and reality TV stars presents a colourful book on the inspirations, art, and practice of a tattoo artist.

            ISBN 9780399578786
            Released NZ 17 Jul 2019
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            33 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Body Art
             

            Body Art (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Thomas, Nicholas

            • RRP: $25.99
            • $23.39
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            An illuminating and authoritative survey of body art by a world expert on the subject

            ISBN 9780500204207
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2014
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series World of Art
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            3 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Bang Bang: My Life in Ink

            Bang Bang: My Life in Ink (Hardback)

            By Bang, Bang

            • RRP: $49.99
            • $37.49
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            The celebrity tattoo artist takes fans on a tour through his life and art, combining captivating vignettes and stories with more than one hundred color photos. Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Rita Ora, Cara Delevigne, Rihanna, and many more of the hottest celebrities in the world have... been seen on the red carpet, on concert stages, and in magazine spreads wearing stunning ink created by Keith Bang Bang McCurdy, the most in-demand tattoo artist in the entertainment world. Bang Bang's work has taken him across the country and around the globe, to any and every locale a celebrity client may request. From Rihanna's controversial gun tattoos, to inking Justin Bieber at 40,000 feet-a record-each of Bang Bang's tattoos comes with its own epic story. Now, this creative genius invites readers along on his adventures, sharing amazing tales from his life and career. Named for the duel guns tattooed on his neck, Bang Bang began his career in his mom's tiny Delaware kitchen. Self-taught, he practiced with a kit from an art store before eventually moving to New York, where he apprenticed with tattoo legend Paul Booth. Over the past decade, Bang Bang's talent and vision propelled his rise into the spotlight, and today, his fresh, accessible aesthetic draws men and women, tattoo vets and novices alike eager to experience his ultra-fluid and realistic designs created with the finest needles and inks. Bang Bang's visual style transcends the cliches of the tattoo world; he creates a truly different form of art. Filled with engaging personal stories and striking photographs that bring his bold, vibrant designs into detail, Bang Bang is a must-have for Bang Bang fans and tattoo lovers everywhere.
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            ISBN 9780062382221
            Released NZ 23 Nov 2015
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            10 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            The Graphic Art of Tattoo Lettering: A Visual Guide to Contemporary Styles and Designs

            The Graphic Art of Tattoo Lettering: A Visual Guide to Contemporary Styles and Designs (Hardback)

            By Betts, B. J.; Schonberger, Nick

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $40.50
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            A groundbreaking reference covering the key styles and schools in contemporary tattoo lettering. This book includes step-by-step guides to lettering design from a wide array of leading tattoo artists.

            ISBN 9780500241530
            Released NZ 26 Sep 2019
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            62 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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