Documentary · Reality
An insider’s perspective into the daily happenings at a Sydney tattoo parlor. This series examines the psychological elements of getting inked.
S01:E101 - Episode 1
Step inside a busy Bondi tattoo studio where tourists, backpackers and local hipsters flock to get inked. A brother and sister remember Mum and a Russian burlesque dancer shocks the staff.
S01:E102 - Episode 2
Grand Final day in Bondi sees Brit boys mixing it up with quirky tattoos and belly bling, a young Mother’s first time braving the needle and a visit from the studios eldest client – an 83 year old grandmother.
S01:E103 - Episode 3
A new father commemorates birth, whilst a heartbroken son laments his loss. A client inspires with her brave attitude, and a recent divorcee gets inked for his new girl - but will their relationship survive the sitting?
S01:E104 - Episode 4
John and Wendy put a potential new artist through the ringer, as Josh struggles to maintain order. Navy brothers on a mission and a breast cancer survivor marking her courage are followed by a night of hilarious antics.
S01:E105 - Episode 5
Loud, proud soccer fans ink their loyalty, while Aaron celebrates a different kind of faith. Dan helps a client through crippling pain, and as one extreme ink addict sends a message to society, so does ‘glamazon’ Mink.
S01:E106 - Episode 6
From the guilty to the most innocent – and everything in between. Tensions peak as a staff meeting kicks off a busy day. A baby, a criminal, a heart wrenching loss, a pole dancer, a pin-up, and the biggest tattoo yet.
S01:E107 - Episode 7
It’s a battle of the sexes for the highest pain threshold. Country girl Cas celebrates her new found confidence, while Rachel mourns her past. A risky tattoo for Nan and patience wears thin as the studio is invaded by "blokes."
S01:E108 - Episode 8
Excitement is in the air with a VIP client. Julie curates her life on her skin, while Shaun helps Sandy through a crippling struggle. It’s a celebration of life, with clients and staff all weighing in.