About Us

Premium tattooing in Ringwood using the finest inks, state of the art methods and exclusively award winning artists. The best known Tattoo Studio in Bournemouth, Southampton, Salisbury and surrounding areas. Brought to you by multiple award winning artist Archiebald Cook and his team.

Email us at info@kookietattoo.com or give us a call on 01425 547834

           

Monday - 10am to 5pm
Tuesday - 10am to 5pm
Wednesday - 10am to 5pm
Thursday - 10am to 5pm
Friday - 10am to 5pm
Saturday - 10am to 5pm
Sunday - Closed

The Artists

Archiebald Cook is a multiple award winning artist with a highly skilled team, available at his Ringwood tattoo studio.

Archiebald Cook

(RESIDENT SENIOR 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.

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Chris Hirakawa

(RESIDENT SENIOR ARTIST)

Kiyoharu Hirakawa (aka Chris) is a half English, half Japanese opauqe realism artist. His tattoo career began in graphite realism and has since taken him around the globe

Chris has pushed the limits of opauqe black and grey firmly establishing him self as one of the best.

His portfolio reflects his passion for dark realism and love for small details. His relaxed attitude and genuine love for tattooing makes him a fantastic edition to the Kookie family.

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Cameron Slaven

(RESIDENT JUNIOR ARTIST)

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

 

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Efthi

(PERMANENT GUEST ARTIST)

Efthimis Vrettos, aka Efthi, was born in 1986 and started his artistic career in Greece at the age of 12 through graffiti, moving on to study Graphic Design. This all amounted to a strong artistic foundation that established Efthi as one of the top tattoo artists in Athens, working in one of the capital’s most renowned studios.

Efthi is capable of all styles of tattooing and every piece reflects his background and passion.

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Leonardo Avelar

(FUTURE GUEST ARTIST)

Leonardo Avelar, aka Leo, has been tattooing for over a decade. Originally from Brazil, Leo specialises in custom tattooing where quality is paramount. His artistic eye and understanding of effective contrast mean Leo’s tattoos last and stay strong for a lifetime.

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Tulio De Paula

(FUTURE GUEST ARTIST)

Tulio is a well established tattoo artist from Brazil. He has been a professional tattoo artist for 9 years, specialising in realism. Tulio learned to tattoo at the age of 15, encouraged by his brother who was already a tattoo artist. Since then, he has studied and specialised in realism. In 2017, he became a partner of the Original Dragon in Brazil.

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Oleg Romanov

(GUEST ARTIST)

Oleg is a 32 year old, 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.

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Poppy Tiller

(RESIDENT APPRENTICE)

Poppy is our studio apprentice.

Being mentored by Archiebald and learning a wealth of experience from every artist in the shop poppy was selected for her excelling skill in art and her passion and love for tattooing.

as her portfolio shows she has a natural understanding from both technical and artistic sides and we look forward to seeing her progress

 

for appointments with Poppy email info@kookietattoo

Laura Norris

(RESIDENT BODY PIERCER)

Laura’s professionalisms and skill in piercing has made her a well recognised body piercer.
Trained at the London piercing academy and a wealth of experience make Laura a brilliant choice for skilful and safe piercing.

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The Shop

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

40 Southampton Rd, Ringwood, BH24 1JD

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Get in Touch

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