Tattoo (custom and flash designs)
My name is Marios Sotiriou and I am the owner of Station Tattoo Piercing located in Nicosia Cyprus. I have been working as a professional piercer and tattoo artist for over 15 years now. Among these years I have participated in lectures and seminars for body piercing and tattoos that took place in UK, Germany, Austria, Australia, Thailand, France, Italy and USA.
For the acceleration of the legislations for tattoo and body piercing studios, Mr. Marios Sotiriou, (technical) professional tattoo artist and body piercer, has prepared the present proposal of law (preliminary draft of legislation) under the guidance and supervision of the scientific technical committee that is reported in Article 1.
The Proposal of Law for tattoo / piercing studios can be found at the following link:
I have been taught and attended Seminars for Tattoo, Body Piercing, Body Modification etc.By the following:
By Totas Tattoo Piercing studio-Thailand: tattoo, piercing techniques and apprentice
Dermatology: skin, related tissues and wounds by Dr. Andrea Locatelli, Surgeon specialized in Dermatology
Neurology: what it is what it’s for, how our brain reacts and processes its stimulation. By Dr. Franco Di Palma, Surgeon specialized in Dermatology.
Legal situation in piercing and tattoos--By Hans-Rohlig. International Law
Hygiene measures in Body piercing--By Prof. Dr. Wille
Modern History piercing --By Paul King
Safer Suspension--By TDS core wings of desire
Microdermal--By Marcus Strohner and Ol Luckel
Skindiver--By Marcus Strohner and Nils Weib
Studio setup--By Marcus Strohner and Nils Weib
Scarification--By Ryan Ouellette and Thorsten Sekira
Natural aftercare--By Steve Joyner
Surface to surface piercing--By Steve Haworth
Genital bead placement --By Steve Haworth
Magnetic implants--By Steve Haworth
Laser branding --By Steve Haworth
Piercing materials--By Jason Pfohl
Body piercing--By Steve Joyner and Thorsten Sekira
Handwriting fundamentals, techniques and its application in tattooing: By Emiliano marchetti
Rotary machines another way of tattooing: Emiliano Marchetti
By kohki Sato: Origins and composition of traditional Japanese tattoo
By art+Steve Godoy: Tattoo machines parts and tuning
By Shawn barber: Portrait painting
By Kathy Hartman, REHS, OSHA Authorized general industry outreach trainer: Bloodborne Pathogens and infection control
By Bill Hartman, M. Ed.: Tattoo shop ergonomics
Tattoo shop ergonomics
Bloodborne pathogens and infection control training.
From the ASPP I have been taught the following:
Appropriate studio setup
Anatomy- facial and oral
Sterilization and decontamination procedures
Emergency Aid & CPR Certification (UK HSE approval No.14/01)
Infection control for body piercers
Body piercing Legislation
From the APP:
AED CPR and American Red Cross First Aid
Infection control for body piercers
Body anatomy for safe and successful piercers
Sterilization and piercing room aseptic technique
Aftercare series #1: Wound healing Dynamics
Aftercare series #2: Client home care
Modern surface piercing and jewellery: Theory and hands-on technique
Oro-facial anatomy for safe and successful piercing
Minimizing tools: an intro to tool-less piercing
Ο Μάριος Σωτηρίου του Station tattoo piercing είναι ο μοναδικός από όλη την Ελλάδα και Κύπρο που έχει περάσει με επιτυχία τις γραπτές εξετάσεις του APP safepiercing.org και που έχει τις πιο ψηλές προδιαγραφές υγιεινής και ασφάλειας, με αποτέλεσμα να είναι αποδεχτός και μέλος του Association of Professional Piercers.
Συγχαρητήρια και ένα μεγάλο ευχαριστώ σε εσάς που μας δώσατε την ευκαιρία να αναδείξουμε τις ικανότητες μας και να βρισκόμαστε στην πρώτη θέση για ακόμα μία φορά.
Kool Tattoo is the original 'British Tattoo Studio' in the beautiful beach resort of Protaras.
Paul 'Mortz' Mortimer is the principal tattoo artist and he specialises in Black & Grey, Colour, Lettering, Polynesian, Japanese and Cover Up's.
We pride ourselves in being the most versatile and most customer-friendly studio in the whole of Cyprus. We really listen to our customers requirements and then give them artwork that ensures they return again and again.
We operate a sterile, 100% disposable hygiene system with anaesthetics available and post-tattoo aftercare advice to make sure clients have an enjoyable tattoo experience.
We look forward to meeting you this summer in Protaras!
Blood Brothers is a new tattoo and piercing studio in Ayia Napa. It is the biggest of only two british owned and run studios in the area. The Blood Brothers team is made up of Paul (Tattoo Artist) Marc (Tattoo Artist) and Xan (Piercer). Head down to Blood Brothers for all your tattoo and piercing needs or just to check out the new studio and their artwork.