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How tattooing is surviving Covid-19. Part 2: Europe

How tattooing is surviving Covid-19. Part 2: Europe

Covid-19 has affected tattooing across Europe but each country has had a different approach to managing the virus and the tattoo industry. In the second part of our investigation Matt Haddon-Reichardt talks to tattoo artists in Sweden and Poland to contrast two radically different management schemes.
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The tattoo industry will survive Covid-19. A European perspective.

The tattoo industry will survive Covid-19. A European perspective.

The coronavirus Covid-19 is ravaging the world and the tattoo industry across Europe is being hit hard. Yayo writer Matt Haddon-Reichardt is currently at home in isolation for 14 days. Unable to go and interview people in person, Matt opened his laptop and got on the phone to find out how Europe's tattooists can survive the Covid-19 onslaught.
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The price we pay; Yayo interview with Mattias Andersson.

The price we pay; Yayo interview with Mattias Andersson.

Mattias Andersson is one of Scandinavia's finest neo traditional tattooists. So good in fact that unscrupulous artists go to the effort of ripping off his designs. Yayo sent out resident news hound Matt Haddon-Reichardt to talk to Mattias and find out the price artists pay for having their work stolen.

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